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
Compare and contrast the presentation perspective with the representation perspective. Include a detailed definition of each one and their applications in fiction. Also, provide relevant examples of how a perspective can change a story and its characters.
Essay Topic 2
Exaggeration is one of the techniques discussed for adding interest to characters and events.
1) Describe what exaggeration is, when it is used, and how it is applied.
2) List some examples of the types of stories that exaggeration can be used in along with why it is effective in them.
3) Explain about the precautions that the author gives when using exaggeration in a story and why it needs to be logical or justified.
Essay Topic 3
The past can be used as the justification for future events that take place in a fictional story.
1) Describe 3 different techniques a writer can use to explore the past in fiction.
2) Define justification, why it is important, the effect it has on the characters, and how much justification is necessary in a story.
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