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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 5 and 6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What part of a character's name provides a clear starting point for defining that character's context?
(a) The middle name.
(b) The last name.
(c) The first name.
(d) The reason they were given the name.
2. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
(a) They are added to or exaggerated.
(b) They are exaggerated or completely changed.
(c) They are added to, exaggerated, or completely changed.
(d) They are added to or completely changed.
3. What is the function of a major character?
(a) To be believable, but not necessarily interesting.
(b) To be interesting and believable.
(c) To be interesting, but not necessarily believable.
(d) To be neither interesting nor believable.
4. What does having more complex characters lead to?
(a) More possibilities.
(b) Less possibilities.
(c) Less confusion.
(d) More confusion.
5. How necessary is it for characters to be more than stereotypes in a narrative where an idea is the primary focus?
(a) Very necessary.
(b) Rarely necessary.
(c) The characters are never more than stereotypes in a narrative.
(d) Somewhat necessary.
Short Answer Questions
1. What word is used to describe the life ideally given to fictional characters?
2. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
3. How many of the basic elements of a narrative does milieu incorporate?
4. In a story where character is the primary focus, how many characters need to be fully developed?
5. In defining a fictional character, what causes people to behave differently?
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