|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 13, 14 and 15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In a comedy, what are the comedic interjections grounded in?
2. According to the author, what is an engaging narrative never about?
(a) Extraordinary people doing ordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(b) Ordinary people doing ordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(c) Ordinary people doing extraordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(d) Ordinary people doing ordinary things for ordinary reasons.
3. When an idea is the primary focus, what is the role of the characters?
(a) They define the plot completely.
(b) They define the plot in some way.
(c) Complex plot functionaries.
(d) Simple plot functionaries.
4. How can emotion be elevated for a character by utilizing the natural world?
(a) By connecting the experiences of a group of people with the natural world.
(b) By connecting the experiences of an individual with the natural world.
(c) By connecting the thoughts of an individual with the natural world.
(d) By connecting the thoughts of a group of people with the natural world.
5. What Ayn Rand book, mentioned in Chapter 12, features sympathetic characters that are not transformed, but unmasked?
(b) The Fountainhead.
(c) The Voice of Reason.
(d) We the Living.
Short Answer Questions
1. What determines the amount of characterization in an event?
2. How many basic types of characters are there?
3. What reason does a character have for going through a random transformation?
4. What does the writer use with words to achieve his/her main goals?
5. Why should sources of inspiration be altered?
This section contains 284 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)