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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 do the motives of a believable character affect the direction of the story?
(a) They abandon the direction of the story.
(b) They change the direction of the story.
(c) They do not affect the direction of the story.
(d) They keep the direction of the story on track.
2. What will help a writer to maintain consistency?
(a) Not having more than four supporting characters.
(b) Not having more than three central characters.
(c) Keeping a list of character traits and facts.
(d) Keeping a list of character names.
3. In an event-driven narrative, what is the goal of the characters?
(a) To change an intolerable situation.
(b) To avoid an intolerable situation.
(c) To hide an intolerable situation.
(d) To prevent an intolerable situation.
4. In a story where character is the primary focus, how many characters need to be fully developed?
(a) Not all of them.
(b) Very few of them.
(c) At least half of them.
(d) None of them.
5. What type of pain and suffering for a character causes the reader's emotional investment to expand?
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 8, how does the author want the reader to be engaged with a character?
2. Which one of the following is not an example the author uses as a way to add emotional intensity to a character?
3. What is the result of a narrative that feels like an act of memory?
4. What can cause a reader to become more engaged with a character?
5. Which one of the following is not an example of how to vary the names of characters to distinguish them for the reader?
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