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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 13, 14 and 15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In an event-driven narrative, what is the goal of the characters?
(a) To change an intolerable situation.
(b) To prevent an intolerable situation.
(c) To hide an intolerable situation.
(d) To avoid an intolerable situation.
2. What is a common reaction to a change?
(a) People might be confused by it.
(b) People might be amused by it.
(c) People might be saddened by it.
(d) People might be fearful of it.
3. Which series of novels by Robert Parker are listed as an example of characters that are influenced to change?
(a) Philip Marlowe.
(b) Jesse Stone.
(c) Sunny Randall.
4. Which type of narrative is most often used when writing from a Representation perspective?
(a) First person.
(b) Third person.
(c) Second person.
(d) First person or second person.
5. 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 ordinary reasons.
(c) Ordinary people doing ordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(d) Ordinary people doing extraordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
2. What kinds of situations can make a character more interesting?
3. What type of reputation can a character have?
4. What exists to provide justification for unexplained changes?
5. How well do readers want to know characters in a book?
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