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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 13, 14 and 15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is a common reaction to a change?
(a) People might be saddened by it.
(b) People might be confused by it.
(c) People might be fearful of it.
(d) People might be amused by it.
2. How does a flashback affect the present narrative?
(a) It slows the narrative down.
(b) It speeds the narrative up.
(c) It does not affect the narrative.
(d) It stops the narrative.
3. According to the author in Chapter 10, what is comedy almost always about?
4. What do the most engaging characters reveal about themselves?
(b) A heroic side.
(c) Unknown flaws.
(d) Unknown fears.
5. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
(a) So they will want to know more about them.
(b) So they will understand them better.
(c) So they will sympathize with them more.
(d) So they will anticipate the events in the book.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why do some readers interpret a change in a character that was not written to change?
2. How many basic factors are there common to all forms of narrative writing?
3. What makes the techniques for interjecting humor even more effective?
4. What do walk-ons lend to a narrative?
5. Which of the following is not an example of a broad stroke definition?
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