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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many ways are there to know a character?
(c) A few.
(d) Only one.
2. In an event-driven narrative, what is the goal of the characters?
(a) To avoid an intolerable situation.
(b) To change an intolerable situation.
(c) To hide an intolerable situation.
(d) To prevent an intolerable situation.
3. In the author's opinion, what must a transformation be?
(a) Justified and logical.
4. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?
(a) A distracting source of characters.
(b) A misleading source of characters.
(c) An ambiguous source of characters.
(d) A tricky source of characters.
5. Which one of the following is an example of a character that remains unchanged?
(a) A character who changes involuntarily.
(b) A character who pretends to change.
(c) A character who wants to change, but cannot.
(d) A character who only changes around specific characters.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which Irish novelist does the author refer to when describing characters that change from situations beyond their control?
2. Which series of novels by Robert Parker are listed as an example of characters that are influenced to change?
3. In order to avoid being boring, what does a character have to be?
4. How should exaggeration be used when writing a comedy?
5. In Chapter 8, how does the author want the reader to be engaged with a character?
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