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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which one of the following is an example of a character that remains unchanged?
(a) A character who pretends to change.
(b) A character who wants to change, but cannot.
(c) A character who changes involuntarily.
(d) A character who only changes around specific characters.
2. What type of influences might cause a character to change?
(a) The influence of neither other characters nor circumstances.
(b) The influence of other characters or circumstances.
(c) The influence of other characters, but not circumstances.
(d) The influence of circumstances, but not characters.
3. What Ayn Rand book, mentioned in Chapter 12, features sympathetic characters that are not transformed, but unmasked?
(b) We the Living.
(c) The Voice of Reason.
(d) The Fountainhead.
4. How does the author describe the act of creative writing in the Introduction?
(a) As a limited act.
(b) As an unlimited act.
(c) As a collaborative act.
(d) As a solitary act.
5. How does the author define an idea?
(a) What the reader is not intended to understand and/or learn.
(b) What the reader is intended to understand, but not necessarily learn.
(c) What the reader is intended to understand and/or learn.
(d) What the reader is intended to learn, but not necessarily understand.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which one of the following is not an example the author uses as a way to add emotional intensity to a character?
2. Which one of the following is not an example of a story where an idea is the primary narrative?
3. What two ideals is the author blending in Chapter 9?
4. What is a common reaction to a change?
5. What are the other words used by the author to describe random transformations in characters?
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