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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 does a character in a novel pursue a transformation in his/her life?
(a) His/her role has become unpredictable.
(b) His/her role has become insignificant.
(c) His/her role has become unbearable.
(d) His/her role has become complicated.
2. In the subtitle of "Characters and Viewpoint", what are the three objectives that the author promises to deliver?
(a) How to find, invent, and portray characters.
(b) How to invent, label, and portray characters.
(c) How to find, invent, and construct characters.
(d) How to invent, construct, and animate characters.
3. In defining a fictional character, what causes people to behave differently?
(a) The society they live in.
(b) The network they are in.
(c) Their age.
(d) Their education.
4. What kind of story does the author use as an example of how a story can suggest characters?
(b) Natural disaster.
(c) Space adventure.
(d) Unwilling confinement.
5. What do the readers and creators of a contemporary narrative believe about in-depth characterization?
(a) It is both expected and necessary.
(b) It is necessary, but not expected.
(c) It is neither expected nor necessary.
(d) It is expected, but not necessary.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many different aspects of creative writing are there?
2. What should a writer do when adding layers to a stereotyped character?
3. What do the most engaging characters reveal about themselves?
4. According to the author, what is an engaging narrative never about?
5. What type of reaction will an audience have to a character with opposing characteristics?
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