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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 understand them better.
(b) So they will want to know more about them.
(c) So they will anticipate the events in the book.
(d) So they will sympathize with them more.
2. What kinds of situations can make a character more interesting?
(a) Ones that the character has been in before.
(b) Ones that the character is unaccustomed with.
(c) Ones that the character and the reader are expecting.
(d) Ones that the reader is unaccustomed with.
3. Why does a character in a novel pursue a transformation in his/her life?
(a) His/her role has become insignificant.
(b) His/her role has become unpredictable.
(c) His/her role has become complicated.
(d) His/her role has become unbearable.
4. When an idea is the primary focus, what is the role of the characters?
(a) Complex plot functionaries.
(b) Simple plot functionaries.
(c) They define the plot in some way.
(d) They define the plot completely.
5. What do walk-ons lend to a narrative?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following is not an example of a minor character's function?
2. What do the readers and creators of a contemporary narrative believe about in-depth characterization?
3. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?
4. What should a writer do when adding layers to a stereotyped character?
5. What will help a writer to maintain consistency?
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