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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. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
(a) So they will want to know more about them.
(b) So they will anticipate the events in the book.
(c) So they will sympathize with them more.
(d) So they will understand them better.
2. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?
(a) A distracting source of characters.
(b) A misleading source of characters.
(c) A tricky source of characters.
(d) An ambiguous source of characters.
3. Which of the following is not an example of a minor character's function?
(a) To offer information.
(b) To define the main theme.
(c) To act as a love interest.
(d) To create suspense.
4. How many of the basic elements of a narrative does milieu incorporate?
(a) None of them.
(b) One of them.
(c) All of them.
(d) Three of them.
5. How often are sources of inspiration altered?
(a) Hardly at all.
(d) Very often.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the author define an idea?
2. When an idea is the primary focus, what is the role of the characters?
3. What is milieu?
4. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
5. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where milieu is the prime narrative?
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