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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 the other words used by the author to describe random transformations in characters?
(a) Deliberate and caused.
(b) Absurd and caused.
(c) Deliberate and uncaused.
(d) Absurd and uncaused.
2. What is one of fiction's most important purposes?
(a) To make the reader feel less uncomfortable.
(b) To make the reader feel more uncomfortable.
(c) To make the reader feel more sorrow.
(d) To make the reader feel less sorrow.
3. What type of reputation can a character have?
(a) Deserved or not deserved.
(b) One that is deserved.
(c) A character should not have a reputation.
(d) One that is not deserved.
4. What type of reaction will an audience have to a character with opposing characteristics?
(a) Slow, but mostly negative.
(b) They may not respond at all.
(c) Immediate and negative.
(d) Immediate, but not necessarily negative.
5. What can happen when an abnormal tense is chosen by a writer?
(a) It enhances the story.
(b) It replaces the story.
(c) It draws more attention to the story.
(d) It draws attention away from the story.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
2. In Chapter 8, how does the author want the reader to be engaged with a character?
3. How will the story itself suggest characters?
4. What two things should a writer be open to translating into their characters and stories?
5. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where milieu is the prime narrative?
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