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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens to sources of inspiration once they are incorporated into characters?
(a) They are added to, exaggerated, or completely changed.
(b) They are added to or completely changed.
(c) They are added to or exaggerated.
(d) They are exaggerated or completely changed.
2. What type of motives should be included when writing a character that is more believable?
(a) Consistent and unchanging.
(b) Clearly defined.
(c) Vaguely defined.
(d) Inconsistent and changing.
3. What type of imperfections can be appealing to readers?
4. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
(a) Only physical and believable.
(b) Only emotional and unbelievable.
(c) Physical or emotional, but believable.
(d) Physical or emotional, but unbelievable.
5. In defining a fictional character, what causes people to behave differently?
(a) Their age.
(b) The network they are in.
(c) The society they live in.
(d) Their education.
Short Answer Questions
1. What balance must be met when creating an endearing character?
2. How do the motives of a believable character affect the direction of the story?
3. What must accompany self-sacrifice in an engaging character?
4. What reason does a character have for going through a random transformation?
5. What is one of fiction's most important purposes?
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