Final Test - Hard
|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What exists to provide justification for unexplained changes?
2. What makes the techniques for interjecting humor even more effective?
3. How can changes in people be perceived by others?
4. According to the author in the beginning of Chapter 12, what changes along with people?
5. Which type of narrative is most often used when writing from a Representation perspective?
Essay Topic 1
Describe the different voices people use and how they can change depending on the situation. Then, explain how those voices are incorporated into fiction, and which steps a writer takes in deciding the voice and tense of the narrator for their story.
Essay Topic 2
The narrator is a crucial part of fiction because he/she is responsible for telling the story. 1) Describe a first person narrative, its advantages and disadvantages, and the techniques a writer uses when writing in first person.
2) Describe the advantages and disadvantages of a third person narrative, including the differences between the omniscient and viewpoint narrator.
3) Explain the importance of the narration in fiction and how it can be written to engage the reader fully.
Essay Topic 3
There are four basic factors that can be found in all narrative writing.
1) Describe milieu, how it works, and which stories feature it as the primary narrative.
2) Explain what the idea of a story is, which stories revolve around it, and how it changes the way the characters are developed.
3) Define character, the difficulties associated with a narrative based on character, and the techniques a writer can use to overcome them.
4) Explain what the event is, which types of stories are based on it, and the way fiction can use events to help make reality seem more logical.
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