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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 must a writer define in creative writing?
(a) Style, tone, and point of view.
(b) Style and point of view, but not tone.
(c) Style and tone, but not point of view.
(d) Tone and point of view, but not style.
2. According to the author, what is an engaging narrative never about?
(a) Ordinary people doing extraordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(b) Ordinary people doing ordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(c) Extraordinary people doing ordinary things for extraordinary reasons.
(d) Ordinary people doing ordinary things for ordinary reasons.
3. On a basic level, which one of the following defines character in a narrative?
(a) Relationships with milieu and idea.
(b) Relationships with all forms except for milieu and idea.
(c) Relationships with idea, but not milieu.
(d) Relationships with milieu, but not idea.
4. Which one of the following is not an example used by the author when listing the different voices people use?
(a) An internal voice.
(b) A voice used with parents.
(c) A voice used with children.
(d) A telephone voice.
5. Why should sources of inspiration be altered?
(a) To make them more familiar.
(b) To make them more effective.
(c) To make them more unrealistic
(d) To make them more mysterious.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to the author in Chapter 13, what is the writer's responsibility?
2. What type of pain and suffering for a character causes the reader's emotional investment to expand?
3. What is the author's theory about fiction in Chapter 5?
4. What should the motives reveal when making a character more believable?
5. What will a writer discover when they take their eyes off of the main character?
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