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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 kind of characterization is needed in a narrative that features the characters as the primary focus?
(a) Detailed, but simple.
(b) Less detailed, but complex.
(c) Detailed and complex.
(d) Less detailed and simple.
2. How necessary is it for characters to be more than stereotypes in a narrative where an idea is the primary focus?
(a) Somewhat necessary.
(b) Very necessary.
(c) Rarely necessary.
(d) The characters are never more than stereotypes in a narrative.
3. What is milieu?
(a) The mental, cultural, or social context.
(b) The mental, historical, or social context.
(c) The physical, cultural, or social context.
(d) The physical, historical, or social context.
4. What is part of the reader's experience of the milieu?
(a) The normalcy and predictability of the characters.
(b) The strangeness and familiarity of the characters.
(c) The strangeness and unfamiliarity of the characters.
(d) The normalcy and unpredictability of the characters.
5. How often are sources of inspiration altered?
(a) Very often.
(b) Hardly at all.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?
2. What is the function of a major character?
3. What are three good example of character definition in fiction?
4. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
5. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where milieu is the prime narrative?
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