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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. How will the story itself suggest characters?
(a) According to the beginning of a story.
(b) According to what needs to happen and how it needs to take place.
(c) According to the ending of a story.
(d) According to what needs to happen, but not how it needs to take place.
2. What should the motives reveal when making a character more believable?
3. Why should sources of inspiration be altered?
(a) To make them more effective.
(b) To make them more familiar.
(c) To make them more unrealistic
(d) To make them more mysterious.
4. According to the author, what is the purpose of fiction?
(a) To give a better understanding of human nature.
(b) To give a detailed analysis of human mistakes.
(c) To give a detailed analysis of human nature.
(d) To give a better understanding of human mistakes.
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 learn, but not necessarily understand.
(c) What the reader is intended to understand, but not necessarily learn.
(d) What the reader is intended to understand and/or learn.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which one of the following is not an example of a character trait that will gain an emotional connection with the reader?
2. How can changes in people be perceived by others?
3. How well do readers want to know characters in a book?
4. According to the quote that ends Chapter 3, where does the author believe a writer can find wonderful stories?
5. According to the author, what is an engaging narrative never about?
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