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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 do the two questions the author poses at the end of Chapter 2 add to a novel?
(a) Practical interest for the background of a character.
(b) Practical interest for the characters and events.
(c) Dramatic interest for the background of a character.
(d) Dramatic interest for the characters and events.
2. What can other characters provide for the main character?
(a) Conflict, but never assistance.
(b) Neither conflict nor assistance.
(c) Assistance, but never conflict.
(d) Conflict or assistance.
3. What type of physical appearance can make a character more engaging?
(a) Appealing and subtle.
(b) Appealing and specific.
(c) Appealing, but vague.
(d) Appealing and blatant.
4. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
(a) So they will sympathize with them more.
(b) So they will want to know more about them.
(c) So they will understand them better.
(d) So they will anticipate the events in the book.
5. What do the most engaging characters reveal about themselves?
(b) Unknown fears.
(c) A heroic side.
(d) Unknown flaws.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Chapter 1 end?
2. What word is used to describe the life ideally given to fictional characters?
3. How many ways are there to know a character?
4. What does the author think can also provide ideas for additional characters?
5. What two things should a writer be open to translating into their characters and stories?
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