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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Based on the author's quote at the end of Chapter 16, when is a first person narrative not worth doing?
(a) When it does not reveal the opinions of the narrator.
(b) When it reveals the opinions of the narrator.
(c) When it does not reveal the narrator's character.
(d) When it reveals the narrator's character.
2. Which Irish novelist does the author refer to when describing characters that change from situations beyond their control?
(a) Charles Kickham.
(b) William Carleton.
(c) Jonathan Swift.
(d) James Joyce.
3. What is the amount of justification proportionate to?
(a) The number of characters involved in the event being justified.
(b) The event being justified.
(c) The character being justified.
(d) The number of events involved in the character being justified.
4. What reason does a character have for going through a random transformation?
(a) An illogical reason.
(b) A logical reason.
(c) An unexplained reason.
(d) No reason.
5. Why do some readers interpret a change in a character that was not written to change?
(a) The author did not understand the character when writing it.
(b) The reader did not understand the plot.
(c) The reader did not understand the character when reading about it.
(d) The author did not understand the reader.
Short Answer Questions
1. In general, how do people write in comparison to the way they speak?
2. According to the author in Chapter 13, what is the writer's responsibility?
3. What does the term, "take", describe in a comedy?
4. What is it that changes the control a writer has when they write words down?
5. Which one of the following is an example listed in Chapter 12 of a transformation causing consequence that is beyond a character's control?
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