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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. How often are sources of inspiration altered?
(b) Very often.
(c) Hardly at all.
2. 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 background of a character.
(c) Practical interest for the background of a character.
(d) Dramatic interest for the characters and events.
3. How does Chapter 1 end?
(a) With the insignificance of a character's physical appearance.
(b) With the insignificance of a character's previous experiences.
(c) With the value of a character's previous experiences.
(d) With the value of a character's physical appearance.
4. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
(a) To observe and analyze the world, but never to absorb it.
(b) To observe, absorb, and analyze the world.
(c) To observe and absorb the world, but never to analyze it.
(d) To observe the world, but never to absorb nor to analyze it.
5. What must a writer define in creative writing?
(a) Style and point of view, but not tone.
(b) Style, tone, and point of view.
(c) Style and tone, but not point of view.
(d) Tone and point of view, but not style.
Short Answer Questions
1. What must a storyteller do when creating characters or events?
2. How does the author describe the act of creative writing in the Introduction?
3. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
4. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?
5. According to the author, what is the purpose of fiction?
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