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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 7, 8 and 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What must accompany self-sacrifice in an engaging character?
2. What kind of traits should a writer use when first introducing a character?
3. How will the story itself suggest characters?
(a) According to what needs to happen, but not how it needs to take place.
(b) According to the beginning of a story.
(c) According to the ending of a story.
(d) According to what needs to happen and how it needs to take place.
4. What are three good example of character definition in fiction?
(a) Talents, relatives, and habits.
(b) Talents, relatives, and behavior.
(c) Talents, habits, and behavior.
(d) Relatives, habits, and behavior.
5. What do the two questions the author poses at the end of Chapter 2 add to a novel?
(a) Dramatic interest for the background of a character.
(b) Practical interest for the background of a character.
(c) Dramatic interest for the characters and events.
(d) Practical interest for the characters and events.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kinds of situations can make a character more interesting?
2. What will help a writer to maintain consistency?
3. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
4. What do the most engaging characters reveal about themselves?
5. What kind of narrative should a storyteller use?
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