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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 place can writers use as inspiration for their characters?
(a) Observation, but not memory.
(b) Observation and memory.
(c) Observation and another person's memory.
(d) Memory, but not observation.
2. What type of reputation can a character have?
(a) One that is deserved.
(b) A character should not have a reputation.
(c) One that is not deserved.
(d) Deserved or not deserved.
3. What kind of narrative should a storyteller use?
(a) Effective and involved.
(b) Effective and condensed.
(c) Effective and engaging.
(d) Effective and poetic.
4. Which of the following is not an example of a minor character's function?
(a) To create suspense.
(b) To offer information.
(c) To define the main theme.
(d) To act as a love interest.
5. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
(a) So they will sympathize with them more.
(b) So they will anticipate the events in the book.
(c) So they will want to know more about them.
(d) So they will understand them better.
Short Answer Questions
1. What must a storyteller do when creating characters or events?
2. What do the two questions the author poses at the end of Chapter 2 add to a novel?
3. What will a writer discover when they take their eyes off of the main character?
4. What does the author hope to give writers who read the book?
5. In the subtitle of "Characters and Viewpoint", what are the three objectives that the author promises to deliver?
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