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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 1, Chapters 3 and 4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What should a writer do when adding layers to a stereotyped character?
(a) Confirm the reader's expectations.
(b) Prove the reader wrong.
(c) Surprise the reader.
(d) Confuse the reader.

2. How does Chapter 1 end?
(a) With the value of a character's physical appearance.
(b) With the insignificance of a character's previous experiences.
(c) With the insignificance of a character's physical appearance.
(d) With the value of a character's previous experiences.

3. According to the author, what is the purpose of fiction?
(a) To give a detailed analysis of human mistakes.
(b) To give a detailed analysis of human nature.
(c) To give a better understanding of human nature.
(d) To give a better understanding of human mistakes.

4. How well do readers want to know characters in a book?
(a) As well as they know people in life.
(b) Better than they know characters in a movie.
(c) As well as they know people in a movie.
(d) Better than they know people in life.

5. What do the two questions the author poses at the end of Chapter 2 add to a novel?
(a) Practical interest for the characters and events.
(b) Dramatic interest for the characters and events.
(c) Dramatic interest for the background of a character.
(d) Practical interest for the background of a character.

Short Answer Questions

1. What are three good example of character definition in fiction?

2. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?

3. What is one of the problems with writing based on an issue?

4. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?

5. How will the story itself suggest characters?

(see the answer key)

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