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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. What are three good example of character definition in fiction?
(a) Talents, relatives, and habits.
(b) Talents, relatives, and behavior.
(c) Talents, habits, and behavior.
(d) Relatives, habits, and behavior.
2. Which character in Pygmalion does the author use as an example of a character that changes him or herself?
3. Why does a character in a novel pursue a transformation in his/her life?
(a) His/her role has become complicated.
(b) His/her role has become insignificant.
(c) His/her role has become unpredictable.
(d) His/her role has become unbearable.
4. How does the author describe what it means to "raise the stakes"?
(a) Increasing what a character has to lose or gain.
(b) Increasing what a character has gained.
(c) Increasing what a character has lost.
(d) Increasing what a character has to lose, but not to gain.
5. Which of the following is not an example of a minor character's function?
(a) To create suspense.
(b) To define the main theme.
(c) To act as a love interest.
(d) To offer information.
Short Answer Questions
1. What word is used to describe the life ideally given to fictional characters?
2. How does Chapter 1 end?
3. What kind of story does the author use as an example of how a story can suggest characters?
4. In Chapter 11, what does the author state makes a character believable?
5. What should the motives reveal when making a character more believable?
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