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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 one of fiction's most important purposes?
(a) To make the reader feel more uncomfortable.
(b) To make the reader feel less uncomfortable.
(c) To make the reader feel less sorrow.
(d) To make the reader feel more sorrow.
2. Which of the following is not an example of a broad stroke definition?
3. What types of details are necessary to make a character believable?
(a) Relevant and appropriate.
(b) Relevant, but inappropriate.
(c) Irrelevant and inappropriate.
(d) Irrelevant, but appropriate.
4. Which one of the following is not an example of how to vary the names of characters to distinguish them for the reader?
(a) Number of syllables.
(d) Ending letters.
5. How does the author describe what it means to "raise the stakes"?
(a) Increasing what a character has to lose or gain.
(b) Increasing what a character has to lose, but not to gain.
(c) Increasing what a character has lost.
(d) Increasing what a character has gained.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many of the basic elements of a narrative does milieu incorporate?
2. Why is it necessary for a reader to care about the characters in a narrative?
3. What kind of jeopardy can a character be placed in to evoke an emotional response from the reader?
4. What does the author think can also provide ideas for additional characters?
5. What determines the amount of characterization in an event?
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