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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is an omniscient narrator?
(a) One that observes, understands, and comments on the narrative.
(b) One that observes and understands the narrative, but does not have to comment on it.
(c) One that comments on the narrative without observing or understanding it.
(d) One that observes and comments on the narrative, but does not have to understand it.
2. When is telling a story valuable to a narrative?
(a) Only when it advances future action.
(b) Only when it explains a present or future action.
(c) Only when it explains a past action.
(d) Only when it advances present action.
3. What is "justification"?
(a) Presenting actions at the end of a narrative to explain earlier actions.
(b) Presenting details about a character to explain a past, present, or future event.
(c) Presenting details around an action as it is occurring to explain that action.
(d) Presenting actions early in a narrative to explain future actions.
4. What type of influences might cause a character to change?
(a) The influence of other characters, but not circumstances.
(b) The influence of circumstances, but not characters.
(c) The influence of neither other characters nor circumstances.
(d) The influence of other characters or circumstances.
5. What type of humor is injected into a comedy?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the term, "take", describe in a comedy?
2. Which one of the following is an example of a character that remains unchanged?
3. What happens if a disproportionate amount of justification is presented in a story?
4. As explained in Chapter 12, which author wrote stories that featured characters that did not change by their own motives?
5. Which type of narrative is most often used when writing from a Representation perspective?
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