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  21. Christopher Marlow’s best-known play is __________. A)Othello B)Tamburlaine the Great C)The Tempest D)Julius Caesar E)Doctor Faustus 22. The __________ courts were particularly influential for their patronage of music. A)Netherlandish B)Italian C)French D)Flemish E) English 23. The __________ helped spread music and identify composers as individuals. A)court B)church C)aristocracy D)guild E)printing press 24.. The most important musical contribution of the Reformation was the __________. A)chorale B)opera C)sonata D)symphony E)monody 25. The Church of.
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  21. In general, Renaissance art can be best described as finding delight in __________ things. A) otherworldly B)future C)earthly D)cerebral E)emotional 22. The Brancacci Chapel of the Church of Santa Maria del Carmine in Florence contains highly influential __________ by Masaccio. A)relief sculptures B)altarpieces C)stained glass windows D)frescoes E)mosaics 23. Masaccio’s fresco The Tribute Money depicts a scene from the __________. A)Old.
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  31. The __________ proposed that Mary remained a virgin despite giving birth to Christ. 32. __________ strives for harmony, order, reason, intellect, objectivity, and formal discipline. 33. Most of the people in the Ottoman Empire remained Jewish or __________. 34. Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the __________. 35. The basis of the composition.
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1. Realism emphasizes __________. A)subjective impressions B)mythological content C)academic training D)individual expression E)truth to life 2. __________ believed symbols and dreams were key to understanding a person. A)Friedrich Nietzsche B)Henry Tanner C)Emile Durkheim D)Sigmund Freud E)Niels Bohr 3. The first well-known African-American painter was __________. A)Thomas Eakins B)William Holman Hunt C)Henry O. Tanner D)Edouard Manet E)Daniel Hudson Burnham 4. The ‚Decadents? celebrated __________. A)industrial life B)medieval life C)art for art’s sake D)technological.
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  21. The rise of the __________ was an important component of dance during this period. A) danseur B)corps de ballet C)ballerina D)danseuse E)waltz 22. Ballet d’action emphasized __________. A)set design B)musical accompaniment C)drama D)display E)realism 23. The rococo style in literature produced much __________. A)poetry B)satire C)realism D)classicism E)comedy 24.. __________ was a slave, possibly of Fulani origin, who wrote poems in a neoclassical style. A).
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  11. Rosa Bonheur is known for her paintings of __________. A)stormy seas B)animals C)peasants D)urban life E)political events 12. The most famous example of Romantic architecture is the __________. A)Crystal Palace B)Eiffel Tower C)Royal Pavillion D)White House E)Houses of Parliament 13. In a __________ play, each character tends to be either all good or all evil. A)tragic B)classical C)comedic D)melodramatic E)Romantic 14. Chopin’s compositions embrace __________. A)standard form B)heroic drama C)grand.
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  21. __________ wrote historical plays and was one of the first African-American playwrights to contribute to mainstream theatre. A)Anna Hyers B)J.A. Arneaux C)Emma Hyers D)Langston Hughes E)William Edgar Easton 22. Melodrama combined theatre and __________. A)dance B)painting C)poetry D)sculpture E)music 23. A composition for solo voice with piano accompaniment and poetic text is called a __________. A)prelude B)nocturne C)impromptu D)Lied E)bel canto 24.. The operas of Jacques Offenbach.
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  21. Mr. Zero is a character in Elmer Rice’s play entitled __________. A)The Bank B)Man and the Masses C)The Ghost Sonata D)The Adding Machine E)The Hairy Ape 22. ‚The emancipation of dissonance? was the concept of __________. A)Arnold Schoenberg B)Igor Stravinsky C)Richard Wagner D)Maurice Ravel E)Georges Bizet 23. The choreographer whose direction of Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring caused a riot was __________. A)Sergei.
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  41. Berthe Morisot was an original member of the __________. 42. Art Nouveau grew out of the English __________ Movement. 43. The work of Arthur Schoenberg grew out of German __________. 44. Fillipo __________ coined the term ‚futurism? in his manifesto expressing the goals of the movement. 45. Robert __________ created The Cabinet of.
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  11. The focal point of Donatello’s Equestrian Monument to Gattamelata is the __________. A) military implements B)horse C)attendants D)rider E)relief sculpture 12. The subject of Ghiberti’s relief sculpture for the Florence Cathedral’s Baptistery is the __________. A)birth of Venus B)crucifixion C)deposition D)lamentation E)sacrifice of Isaac 13. Alberti believed the best example of the new Renaissance architecture was the __________ of.
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  56. Who was the first Englishwoman to earn a living by writing? 57. Was St. Theresa associated with the Reformation or the Counter-Reformation? 58. Which important instrument replaced the viol during the baroque era? 59. What institution helped cement the rules of baroque-era dance? 60. Who were the patrons of landscape painting?   .
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  41. The ideas of Massacio were probably most influential on his contemporary, the painter  __________. 42. __________ refers to the use of light and shadow to create dimensionality. 43. __________ sculpture, which had been out of favor since Classical times, was revived in the early Renaissance. 44. Part of the development of Renaissance.
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1. Writers who culled thought from great books and translated it into more accessible terms are called __________. A) academics B)humanitarians C)aristocrats D)philosophes E)philologists 2. The work of __________ is an example of Pre-Romantic style. A)Locke B)Burke C)Goethe D)Kant E)Fragonard 3. The political philosophy of __________ was particularly attractive to the new middle class. A) Marxism B)socialism C)liberalism D)communism E)colonialism 4. Works of art.
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1. The use of atmosphere to create a sense of deep space is called __________. A)linear perspective B)ambient perspective C)spatiality D)general perspective E)atmospheric perspective 2. The establishment of Protestant sects within the Christian Church is called the __________. A)Copernican Revolution B)Council of Trent C)Reformation D)Counter-Reformation E)Wittenberg Revolt 3. Two images hinged together are called a __________. A)double-vision B)diptych C)triptych D)relief E)panel 4. German secular songs are referred to.
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  46. The Crusades nearly reunited the eastern and western Church. 47. Unofficial crusades continued long after the official campaigns. 48. Chivalry preached religious tolerance. 49. The Crusades helped reopen a number of Mediterranean ports, and trade flourished. 50. Truly chivalrous love required the man love the woman from afar. 51. Secularism was in place by.
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  11. The __________ Empire allowed its subjects to practice their own religions. A)Holy Roman B)Spanish C)British D)French E)Ottoman 12.  The highly influential Four Books on Architecture were written by __________. A)Michelangelo B)Bramante C)Palladio D)Maderno E)Lescot 13. A ‚picture-frame stage? is referred to as a __________. A)proscenium B)zanni C)gracioso D)homophony E)madrigal 14. The __________ is a polyphonic choral work. A)cantus B)motet C)homophony D)madrigal E)sonata 15. A setting of lyric poetry for several voices is called.
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  11. Decorative and delicately superficial __________ painting was the art of the waning aristocracy. A) baroque B)neoclassical C)rococo D)classical E)ancient 12. Many of the paintings of __________ were made into prints and sold to the public. A)Thomas Gainsborough B)Jean-Baptise Ciméon Chardin C)William Hogarth D)Jean-Honoré Fragonard E)François Boucher 13. Jacques-Louis David’s work is __________. A)classical B)neoclassical C)rococo D)neo-baroque E)romantic 14. Laugier believed architects should turn to the __________.
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1. A mode of inquiry that reaches conclusions by moving from the general to the specific is called __________. A)induction B)abduction C)argument D)deduction E)logic 2. The work of __________ is baroque in style. A)Alberti B)Michelangelo C)Palladio D)Fragonard E)Bernini 3. __________ is a government with power vested in the hands of an absolute monarch. A)Communism B)Aristocracy C)Liberalism D)Absolutism E)Monarchy 4. The mid-sixteenth century movement for reform in the Roman.
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  41. Parmigianino’s Madonna with the Long Neck exemplifies the Mannerist quality of __________. 42. Bramante’s __________ (‚little temple?) exemplifies High Renaissance style in architecture. 43. The focal point of the __________ is the dome of St. Peter’s. 44. The Lescot wing of the Louvre Palace is an example of __________ architecture. 45..
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  31. The __________ method is an example of induction, not deduction. 32. The work of __________ proposed three new laws of planetary motion. 33. The absolute monarch ruled by __________ right. 34. Between 1600 and __________ most European artists used the baroque style. 35. Rather than using atmospheric perspective, in Landscape with the Burial.
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  41. Richard Wagner drew heavily on __________ mythology. 42. Fillipo Taglioni’s The Revolt in the Harem is probably the first ballet about the emancipation of __________. 43. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s poem, called ‚__________,? established the legend of Paul Revere in American culture. 44. Walt Whitman’s use of long __________ lines was a.
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  56. In Chrétien’s story of Arthur and Camelot, which character’s sufferings and trials parallel those of Christ? 57. What was the purpose of Jean Froissart’s Chronicles of England, France, and Spain? 58. Which theologian was likely the most important influence on Christianity in this period? 59. Why were tales of chivalry and.
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  56. What does the Florence Cathedral’s dome resemble more than a classical dome? 57. What led the city of Florence to sponsor artistic competitions? 58. What Renaissance system of thought influences Donatello’s depiction of St. George as a ‚hero of everyday proportions?? 59. What did the Greeks of Periclean Athens provide Renaissance artists? 60..
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  46. High Renaissance paintings are usually composed along the lines of a geometric shape. 47. Michelangelo was a religious skeptic. 48. Leonardo’s paintings show a concern with closely observed nature, consistent with his interest in science. 49. Mannerism can be seen as anti-classical. 50. Classicism aims to depict ‚real life.? 51. The Ottoman Empire defeated.
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  31. The work of Géricault frequently emphasizes human struggles against the forces of __________. 32. British and French philosophers in the nineteenth century developed the theories of materialism and __________. 33. Hegel believed that __________ art ‚reaches the highest level that sensuous, imaginative material can correctly express.? 34. The emergent middle-class favored a.
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  21. The monarch __________ embodied the baroque age. A)Charles II B)James IV C)George III D)Louis XIV E)Bernard II 22. One of the principle developments of baroque theatre was French __________. A)anticlassicism B)court masque C)comedy D)neoclassicism E)romanticism 23. The ‚court masque? was developed in __________. A)France B)Italy C)England D)Greece E)Netherlands 24.. The __________ was invented during the baroque period. A)novel B)opera C)sonata D)symphony E)monody 25. Antonio Vivaldi is known as a master of __________. A)opera B)restoration comedy C)sonata D)concerto E)program.
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  46. Pamphlets and essays were particularly important ways to express democratic ideas. 47. Mary Wollstonecraft argued that women were naturally submissive. 48. Some scholars suggest neoclassicism is a sub-category of Romanticism. 49. Jean-Jacques Rousseau placed emphasis on reason over emotion, rationality over sympathy. 50. Enlightenment society emphasized charm, manners, and finesse. 51. Neoclassicism was.
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  11. Christopher Marlowe’s Tamburlaine the Great established __________ as the convention of later Elizabethan and Jacobean playwrights. A)iambic pentameter B)free verse C)blank verse D)comedic styling E)large spectacles  12. ‚Here I stand—I cannot do otherwise,? are the well-known words of Martin __________ before his inquisition. A)Zwingli B)Calvin C)Copernicus D)Luther E) Huss 13. Ulrich Zwingli condemned pilgrimages, fasts, papal supremacy and __________. A)masses B)baptism C)catechism D)transubstantiation E)church.
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  11. Skyscrapers could not be built until __________ could be designed. A)parking garages B)mass transportation C)security systems D)elevators E)fire alarms 12. The ‚father? of the modern skyscraper is __________. A)Frank Lloyd Wright B)Louis Sullivan C)Hector Guimard D)Victor Horta E)Antoni Gaudi 13. Kate Chopin is an example of a(n) __________ novelist. A)expressionist B)classical C)realist D)aestheticist E)symbolist 14. George Bernard Shaw famously opposed __________. A)realism B)art for art’s sake C)expressionism D)futurism E)cubism 15. Symbolist.
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  31. Leonardo’s well-known drawing __________, influenced by the anatomical writing of Vitruvius, shows the Renaissance fascination with the human body. 32. The Italians refer to the fifteenth century as the __________. 33. With 50,000 citizens __________ was the largest city in Europe during the 1400s. 34. __________ has been called the ‚Father of.
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  46. The Renaissance was the first time Europeans regained an interest in Antiquity. 47. Renaissance science was in harmony with traditional values. 48. The printing press primarily affected the life of the political elite. 49. Classical scholarship was the forte of Pope Pius II. 50. By and large, the Renaissance popes were indifferent to.
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  56. Who painted The Madonna of the Rocks? 57. What term embodied the Renaissance idea of god-given talent and intellect? 58. Did High Renaissance artists treat figures more as individuals or types? 59. Which institution’s patronage attracted artists to Rome? 60. Which Renaissance artist was a master of visual arts, architecture, and poetry?   .
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  46. Luther’s An Appeal to the German Nation argued that papal taxes, although not mentioned in the Bible, were necessary. 47. John Calvin believed salvation came through an appeal to saints and the Virgin Mary. 48. Disagreement over transubstantiation was one of the causes of the Reformation. 49. Calvinists saw themselves as.
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  41. Hell, or __________, was the most popular part of medieval theatre. 42. Ballades and __________ were popular types of secular songs. 43. Ars Nova was facilitated by a new system of musical __________ that allowed nearly any rhythmic pattern to be written down. 44. Chaucer’s stories in his work __________ are notable.
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1. An economic system pursuing market freedom and profit is called __________. A)tribute system B)capitalism C)socialism D)marketism E)socialism 2. A term for lifelikeness or nearness to truth is __________. A)farce B)proscenium C)sottie D)verisimilitude E)obsequious 3. __________ is the rational portrayal of spatial depth through linear or atmospheric means. A) Verisimilitude B)Realism C)Perspective D)Classicism E)Symbolism 4. __________ is a type of low comedy characterized by slapstick. A)Commedia dell’arte B)Sottie C)Proscenium D)Farce E)Autos sacramentales 5..
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  46. In France the absolutist state and the church worked in harmony. 47. Baroque music is noted for its melodic simplicity. 48. Baroque sculpture epitomizes self-containment. 49. Jan Vermeer is known for his flower paintings. 50. Rembrandt expressed the values of a small aristocracy. 51. The human figure dominates the landscape in all Baroque painting. 52..
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  41. London was the center of music __________, distributing sheet music to an unprecedented audience of musicians. 42. The dominant force in English sacred music was the Chapel __________. 43. The English composer Thomas Morley played an important role in importing and adapting the Italian __________. 44. Erasmus’ The Praise of Folly is.
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  31. Faith in reason and __________ informed much eighteenth century thought. 32. Scholars called the ‚moderns? argued that recent works were superior to __________ ones. 33. ‚Man was born free, and everywhere he is in chains? is the opening line of a work by JeanJacques __________. 34. Kant defined the __________ as.
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  56. What innovative building was built in London for the 1851 Great Exhibition? 57. What is the name of Percy Bysshe Shelley’s famous poem about a ‚Destroyer and Preserver?? 58. Which well-known poem brought Edgar Allan Poe into the spotlight? 59. What did middle class morality emphasize? 60. What did Karl Marx and Friedrich.
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  11. John Locke believed that the each person is born __________. A)corrupt B)sinful C)blank D)rational E) artistic 12. The __________ style exalted intuition, inspiration, and the genius of human creativity. A) neoclassical B)rococo C)traditional D)baroque E)Renaissance 13. The work of the Roman baroque painter __________ turned away from idealized religious scenes in favor of mundane scenes. A)El Greco B)Velázquez C)Caravaggio D)Rubens E)Ruysch 14. The Spanish baroque.
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1. The early Spanish colonizers of the New World are called __________. A)cartographers B)conquistadors C)chroniclers D)culture brokers E)travelers 2. The word used to describe the ‚smoky? gradations of light and shade in paintings such as those of Leonardo is __________. A)scumbling B)sfumato C)chiaroscuro D)tenebrism E)obscurantism 3. __________ is a movement in art characterized by an affected appearance of subjects. A)Baroque B)High Renaissance C)Northern Renaissance D)Neoclassicism E)Mannerism 4..
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  21. In the sixteenth century __________ music began to develop independence from vocal music. A) choral B)dance C)instrumental D)sacred E)secular 22. The poetic form of the __________ became particularly important during the High Renaissance, as evidenced in the work of Michelangelo. A)canto B)epic C)lyric D)sonnet E)couplet 23. __________ was the center of patronage during the High Renaissance. A)Padua B)Genoa C)Venice D)Florence E) Rome 24.. Sophonisba Anguissola.
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  31. Hieronymus __________ did not follow the developments of Italy. 32. The medium of __________ paint helped Flemish painters achieve a new naturalism. 33. Unlike the other Protestant reformers, __________ saw music as an essential part of worship. 34. The interludes of dancing in ‚dinner ballets? are called __________. 35. Copernicus argued.
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  41. The novel __________, by Miguel Cervantes, is a parody of chivalric romances. 42. Thomas Hobbes and John Locke believed government should be founded on a social __________. 43. The Death of the Virgin, by __________, was rejected by the parish of Santa Maria del Popolo. 44. The studio of Peter Paul.
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  41. Among other ways, __________ expanded the classical symphonic form by incorporating greater emotion. 42. The ballets of Georges __________ exemplified ‚psychological realism.? 43. Alexander Pope used __________ to criticize society. 44. A Vindication of the Rights of Women was written by __________. 45. In eighteen century literature, drama declined and the __________.
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  31. __________ was the standard type of harmony in musical compositions prior to the late nineteenth century. 32. The treatment of space by Cubist painters is sometimes understood in relationship to the Theory of __________ in physics. 33. Early photographers in Paris spent much of their time making studies of nudes for.
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1. In general, Romanticism emphasizes __________. A)academic training B)classical models C)aristocratic self-cultivation D)individual emotion E)truth to life 2. Musical works built around a non-musical story are called __________. A)narrative music B)choral music C)program music D)Lieder E)nocturnes 3. The political philosophy of __________ was particularly attractive to the new middle class. A)Marxism B)socialism C)liberalism D)communism E)colonialism 4. __________ allowed workers to promote their own interests in the economic realm. A)Committees B)Elections C)Parties D)Newspapers.
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  46. Some Romantic artists tended toward the Gothic. 47. Fragmentation is characteristic of Romanticism. 48. Balzac can be seen as a forerunner to realism in literature. 49. The cycle of love poems called ‚Black Venus? was written by Edgar Allan Poe. 50. Songs of Innocence and of Experience is an important Romantic work by.
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