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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is a writer's fundamental responsibility?
(a) To observe, absorb, and analyze the world.
(b) To observe and analyze the world, but never to absorb it.
(c) To observe the world, but never to absorb nor to analyze it.
(d) To observe and absorb the world, but never to analyze it.
2. Besides context, what else can a name provide for a character?
3. What is the author's theory about fiction in Chapter 5?
(a) Fiction and reality can only coexist without order.
(b) Order in fiction helps us create order in reality.
(c) Fiction and reality cannot coexist without order.
(d) Order in reality helps us create order in fiction.
4. What is the amount of justification proportionate to?
(a) The number of characters involved in the event being justified.
(b) The number of events involved in the character being justified.
(c) The event being justified.
(d) The character being justified.
5. What kind of story does the author use as an example of how a story can suggest characters?
(a) Unwilling confinement.
(c) Natural disaster.
(d) Space adventure.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is "justification"?
2. In defining a fictional character, what causes people to behave differently?
3. How well do readers want to know characters in a book?
4. What are the other words used by the author to describe random transformations in characters?
5. What will help a writer to maintain consistency?
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