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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. Why should sources of inspiration be altered?
(a) To make them more mysterious.
(b) To make them more familiar.
(c) To make them more unrealistic
(d) To make them more effective.
2. Besides context, what else can a name provide for a character?
3. What kind of traits should a writer use when first introducing a character?
4. How does Chapter 1 end?
(a) With the insignificance of a character's previous experiences.
(b) With the value of a character's previous experiences.
(c) With the insignificance of a character's physical appearance.
(d) With the value of a character's physical appearance.
5. What is part of the reader's experience of the milieu?
(a) The strangeness and unfamiliarity of the characters.
(b) The strangeness and familiarity of the characters.
(c) The normalcy and predictability of the characters.
(d) The normalcy and unpredictability of the characters.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
2. What type of physical appearance can make a character more engaging?
3. What kind of characterization is needed in a narrative that features the characters as the primary focus?
4. According to the author, where do characters come from?
5. What should the writer's own experiences have in order to be used as fictional inspiration?
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