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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 does having more complex characters lead to?
(a) More confusion.
(b) More possibilities.
(c) Less confusion.
(d) Less possibilities.
2. In a story where character is the primary focus, how many characters need to be fully developed?
(a) Not all of them.
(b) None of them.
(c) Very few of them.
(d) At least half of them.
3. How does the author define an idea?
(a) What the reader is intended to understand, but not necessarily learn.
(b) What the reader is intended to learn, but not necessarily understand.
(c) What the reader is intended to understand and/or learn.
(d) What the reader is not intended to understand and/or learn.
4. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
(a) They are added to, exaggerated, or completely changed.
(b) They are added to or completely changed.
(c) They are exaggerated or completely changed.
(d) They are added to or exaggerated.
5. What does the author think can also provide ideas for additional characters?
(a) The pasts of central characters.
(b) The pasts of supporting characters.
(c) The future of central characters.
(d) The future of supporting characters.
Short Answer Questions
1. What word is used to describe the life ideally given to fictional characters?
2. What do the readers and creators of a contemporary narrative believe about in-depth characterization?
3. What will a writer discover when they take their eyes off of the main character?
4. How many different aspects of creative writing are there?
5. How necessary is it for characters to be more than stereotypes in a narrative where an idea is the primary focus?
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