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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 is one of the problems with writing based on an issue?
(a) The characters embody neither attitudes nor perspectives.
(b) The characters tend to embody perspectives with no attitudes.
(c) The characters tend to embody attitudes or perspectives.
(d) The characters tend to embody attitudes with no perspectives.
2. What kinds of situations can make a character more interesting?
(a) Ones that the reader is unaccustomed with.
(b) Ones that the character has been in before.
(c) Ones that the character and the reader are expecting.
(d) Ones that the character is unaccustomed with.
3. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where an idea is the primary narrative?
4. According to the author, where do characters come from?
(a) They must be based on real life people.
(c) The author's mind.
(d) They must be purely fictional.
5. How will the story itself suggest characters?
(a) According to what needs to happen and how it needs to take place.
(b) According to what needs to happen, but not how it needs to take place.
(c) According to the beginning of a story.
(d) According to the ending of a story.
Short Answer Questions
1. In defining a fictional character, what causes people to behave differently?
2. What two things should a writer be open to translating into their characters and stories?
3. According to the author, what is the purpose of fiction?
4. How is the event described?
5. What is milieu?
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