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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. In defining a fictional character, what causes people to behave differently?
(a) Their education.
(b) Their age.
(c) The network they are in.
(d) The society they live in.
2. What should the writer's own experiences have in order to be used as fictional inspiration?
(a) Emotional, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
(b) Emotional, theoretical, or spiritual connection with a character.
(c) Theoretical, spiritual, or experiential connection with a character.
(d) Emotional, theoretical, or experiential connection with a character.
3. 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.
4. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where an idea is the primary narrative?
5. Which one of the following is not an example the author uses as a way to add emotional intensity to a character?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which one of the following is not a powerful resource for finding characters listed by the author?
2. How necessary is it for characters to be more than stereotypes in a narrative where an idea is the primary focus?
3. What kind of characterization is needed in a narrative that features the characters as the primary focus?
4. What is the first way a writer can engage the reader?
5. What must a writer define in creative writing?
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