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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 16, 17 and 18.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does the author describe writing based on an issue?
(a) A misleading source of characters.
(b) An ambiguous source of characters.
(c) A tricky source of characters.
(d) A distracting source of characters.
2. Besides emotional, what type of attention from the reader is the goal of Chapter 7?
3. What types of details are necessary to make a character believable?
(a) Relevant and appropriate.
(b) Irrelevant, but appropriate.
(c) Irrelevant and inappropriate.
(d) Relevant, but inappropriate.
4. What is the function of a major character?
(a) To be neither interesting nor believable.
(b) To be believable, but not necessarily interesting.
(c) To be interesting and believable.
(d) To be interesting, but not necessarily believable.
5. What can cause a reader to become more engaged with a character?
(a) Making what is happening to a character more important to all other characters.
(b) Making what is happening to a character more important to another character.
(c) Making what is happening to a character more important to that character.
(d) Making what is happening to a character more important to only the minor characters.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the other words used by the author to describe random transformations in characters?
2. How will the story itself suggest characters?
3. What distinguishes a first person narrative from other forms?
4. How well do readers want to know characters in a book?
5. In a comedy, what are the comedic interjections grounded in?
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