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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 will the story itself suggest characters?
(a) According to what needs to happen and how it needs to take place.
(b) According to the beginning of a story.
(c) According to what needs to happen, but not how it needs to take place.
(d) According to the ending of a story.
2. What should a writer do when adding layers to a stereotyped character?
(a) Prove the reader wrong.
(b) Surprise the reader.
(c) Confuse the reader.
(d) Confirm the reader's expectations.
3. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
(a) They are added to, exaggerated, or completely changed.
(b) They are added to or completely changed.
(c) They are exaggerated or completely changed.
(d) They are added to or exaggerated.
4. In the subtitle of "Characters and Viewpoint", what are the three objectives that the author promises to deliver?
(a) How to find, invent, and portray characters.
(b) How to find, invent, and construct characters.
(c) How to invent, construct, and animate characters.
(d) How to invent, label, and portray characters.
5. In defining a fictional character, what causes people to behave differently?
(a) Their age.
(b) The society they live in.
(c) The network they are in.
(d) Their education.
Short Answer Questions
1. What must a storyteller do when creating characters or events?
2. How often are sources of inspiration altered?
3. Besides context, what else can a name provide for a character?
4. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
5. What is one of the problems with writing based on an issue?
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