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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. Which one of the following is not an example of how to vary the names of characters to distinguish them for the reader?
(b) Number of syllables.
(d) Ending letters.
2. What kind of narrative should a storyteller use?
(a) Effective and involved.
(b) Effective and engaging.
(c) Effective and poetic.
(d) Effective and condensed.
3. What should the writer's own experiences have in order to be used as fictional inspiration?
(a) Emotional, theoretical, or spiritual connection with a character.
(b) Emotional, theoretical, or experiential connection with a character.
(c) Theoretical, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
(d) Emotional, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
4. What two things should a writer be open to translating into their characters and stories?
(a) Possibility and the unknown.
(b) Impossibility and insight.
(c) Impossibility and the unknown.
(d) Possibility and insight.
5. How often are sources of inspiration altered?
(a) Very often.
(b) Hardly at all.
Short Answer Questions
1. What word is used to describe the life ideally given to fictional characters?
2. How well do readers want to know characters in a book?
3. What does the author think about characters from unrelated ideas?
4. What do the readers and creators of a contemporary narrative believe about in-depth characterization?
5. In an event-driven narrative, what is the goal of the characters?
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