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    51. Which of the following means “measure,” “rule,” or “law” in Greek? a.contrapposto b.canon c.acropolis d.kylix   52. Which ancient Greek is noted for developing a “canon” of proportion, which he illustrated in the sculpture, the Spear Bearer? a.Phidias b.Polykleitos c.Pericles d.Praxiteles   53. Praxiteles’ Aphrodite of Knidos was considered daring because it: a.broke the canon of Polykleitos b.showed the goddess as an old.

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1. Which of the following is the oldest Aegean Civilization? a.Minoan b.Mycenaean c.Cycladic d.Greek   2. Where are Cycladic figurines usually found? a.in and around graves b.in megarons c.in temples d.in homes   3. Which of the following best describes Cycladic sculpture? a.it has been reduced to geometric essentials b.it is rounded and fleshy c.they are in the shape of houses, boats, birds, and animals d.their.

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  1.According to your textbook, the most successful efforts at spreading democracy around the world have been those ________.  A) based in good intentions B)that strengthened the political process C)mindful of local traditions and values D)backed with substantial financial commitment E)based on embracing the values that made the United States a great nation 2.Which nation is.

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    21. An elaborate tomb chamber with a corridor leading into it is a: a.henge b.cairn c.corbel vault d.passage grave   22. A circle formed by stones or wooden posts is called a: a.henge b.dolmen c.cairn d.corbel   23. Stonehenge functioned primarily as a place for the: a.sick b.hungry c.living d.dead   24. The Neolithic period ended with the introduction of: a.weaving b.metalworking c.cabinetry d.glassmaking       25.Describe the characteristics of megalithic architecture.   26.How is Stonehenge different.

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  1.A survey of public relations practitioners indicated that ________ were not familiar with SEC regulations.  A) almost none B)one in three C)about half D)three out of four E)almost all 2.Expression associated with the normal conduct of a democracy is known as ________ speech.  A) free B)absolute C)democratic D)republican E)political 3.Expression intended to generate marketplace transactions is known as ________ speech. .

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    11. A round arch consists of the following? a.voussoirs and buttresses b.voussoirs and keystone c.keystones and voussoir d.keystones and arcades   12. Two equal intersecting barrel vaults form a(n): a.exedra b.spandrel c.groin vault d.corbeled vault   13. Which of the following is a series of arches in a row? a.arcade b.aqueduct c.spandrel d.entablature   14. What is the act of a human being elevated to divine status? a.augury b.crenellation c.apotheosis d.dharma   15. The.

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  1.There is one distinct U.S. culture. 2.Certain attitudes are characteristics of every member of a culture. 3.A culture can consist of many publics. 4.Because of constantly shifting societies, it is impossible to do research on a different culture. 5.It is possible to get information about other nations from the Central Intelligence Agency. 1.Describe a process.

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  1. Which of the following terms would best describe the painting Flower Piece with Curtain by van der Spelt & van Mieris? a.abstraction b.naturalism/realism c.nonrepresentational d.figurative   2. A painting that portrays inanimate objects is called a: a.canon b.lithograph c.still life d.trompe l’oeil   3. The painting Red Canna would be best described by which of the following terms?  a. abstraction b.naturalism/realism c.nonrepresentational d.figurative   4. David.

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    23.How can you identify God Shamash in the Stele of Hammurabi?   24.Describe the process through which the colorful glazed bricks of the Ishtar Gate were made?       25.Discuss the iconography on the Carved Vessel from Uruk.   26.Describe the function and appearance of Sumerian votive figures.   27.Describe the purposes for which cylinder seals were used.   28.Explain how.

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  11.The growth in world population could mean ________. A)increased competition for dwindling resources B)increased terrorism C)increasing environmental problems D)A and C E)All of the above. 12.The effort by companies to be seen as being more environmentally friendly has been called ________ public relations. A)environmental B)global C)earth-friendly D)green E)eco-PR 13.In 2008, _____ of U.S. women were in the U.S. workforce. A)30 percent B)40 percent C)50 percent D)60.

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    41. A shallow two-handled drinking cup is known as a: a.hydria b.amphora c.krater d.kylix   42. When was the “High” Classical period in Greece? a.450 to 400 BCE b.600 to 480 BCE c.3000 to 1000 BCE d.320 to 30 BCE   43. Who designed the sculpture of the Parthenon? a.Pericles b.Kleisthenes c.Socrates d.Phidias   44. Who designed the Parthenon? a.Iktinos b.Kallikrates c.Iktinos and Kallikrates d.Iktinos and Phidias   45. The shafts of many Greek.

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1. Which is an oven designed to fire clay at high temperature? a.basilica b.aqueduct c.atrium d.kiln   2. The Apollo Veii was originally located: a.in a temple cella b.on the processional path to a temple. c.on a temple roof. d.in a tomb.   3. Which is our source of Etruscan temples? a.Etruscan homes b.writings of Roman architect, Vitruvius c.the one remaining at Cerveteri d.models in Etruscan.

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  1. The term “Mesopotamia” means land: a.outside the rivers b.between the rivers c.North of the rivers d.South of the rivers   2. Which two great rivers run through Mesopotamia? a.the Euphrates and the Nile b.the Indus and the Nile c.the Nile and the Tigris d.the Tigris and the Euphrates   3. Simple pictures, called pictographs, evolved into representations of syllable sounds known.

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    11. The world’s oldest epic tale, told in poetry, is called the Epic of: a.Naram-Sin b.Gilgamesh c.Gudea d.Hammurabi   12. A small stone, decorated with incised patterns, that makes an identifying “signature” when rolled across soft clay or wax is called a: a.cylinder seal b.capital c.stele d.cairn   13. An upright stone slab decorated with writing or images, used as a marker.

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  1. The Indus Valley Civilization is also called: a.Aryan b.Akkadian c.Mauryan d.Harappan   2. The Torso from Harappa is described as: a.abstract b.idealized c.naturalistic d.stylized   3. What are the religiously sanctioned hereditary social classes in India called? a. samsara b.mudras c.castes d.vedas   4. Which of the following is the cycle of birth, life, death, and rebirth? a.samsara b.castes c.nirvana d.vedas   5. Which of the following is the goal of religious.

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      38.What influenced the style of Mathuran images of Buddha?   39.Explain the significance of the lotus flower and the lotus throne.   40.What makes the Cave-Temple of Shiva seem a mysterious and confusing complex?   41.What was the purpose of bronze vessels in Shang Dynasty China?   42.How were Qin Shihuangdi’s ceramic soldiers individualized?     43.What reasons did Emperor Wu.

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    61. Which two conflicting trends increase in prominence in Hellenistic sculpture? a. realistic and abstract b.Classical and anti-Classical c.organic and geometric d.conservative and liberal   62. Where were Greek theaters built? a.in the city center b.on hilltops c.into a hillside d.adjacent to a temple   63. The Greek word orkhestra literally means a.to dance b.a group of musicians c.several instruments d.to chant in unison   64. In.

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  11.Form 10-K is used ________.  A) to get a practitioner's license B)for financial disclosure C)to get FOIA information D)to get a driver's license E)to run in a road race 12.Publishing false information that wrongfully injures the reputation of others is ________.  A) politics B)slander C)libel D)appropriation E)bad-mouthing 13.Section 315 of the Federal Communications Act of 1934 is better known as.

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    44.What was the method used to apply glazes on Tang Dynasty ceramics?   45.Briefly describe the narrative from the Hungry Tigress Jataka panel of the Tamamushi Shrine.       46.Explain the symbolism of the Eternal Shiva from the Cave-Temple at Elephanta.   47.How is the colossal Seated Buddha from Sanxi, China different from its earlier Indian counterparts?   48.Describe.

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    11. A stupa has a mast that connects the cosmic waters below the earth with the celestial realm above known as the: a.Axis mundi b.Torana c.Yakshi d.Pagoda   12. Which of the following are stone gateways around a stupa? a.pylons b.toranas c.mudras d.chakras   13. In Buddhism, female spirits associated with beauty and fertility are known as: a. Mudras b.Yakshis c.Bodhisattvas d.Toranas   14. Which of the.

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    31. Who was the Roman Emperor that succeeded Hadrian, and was known for his military and intellectual achievements? a.Commodus b.Marcus Agrippa c.Marcus Aurelius d.Trajan   32. Which was in the original apse of the Basilica of Maxentius and Constantine that was the focus of the building because of its placement and size? a.the Roman double eagle b.a colossal.

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    72.Briefly describe the identifying characteristics of the Corinthian architectural order.         73.Compare the Greek Anavysos Kouros with the Egyptian stature of Menkaure and a Queen. Note differences and similarities in appearance, intent, and meaning.   74.Discuss the development of Kouros figures culminating in the Kritios Boy. What changes have taken place in the kouroi.

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      67.What is different about the appearance of Cycladic figurines when compared to the way they originally looked?   68.Explain what the “flying gallop” is and give an example.   69.Describe the appearance of a Geometric style vase.   70.Briefly describe the identifying characteristics of the Doric architectural order.   71.Briefly describe the identifying characteristics of the Ionic architectural.

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    21. An engaged column-like element that is rectangular instead of rounded is called a: a. buttress b.pilaster c.drum d.jamb   22. The theme of wall paintings in the Villa of Mysteries is probably: a.a Roman orgy b.divine justice c.initiation into the cult of Bacchus d.the Greek play Oedipus Rex 23. The Romans could build faster and cheaper because they developed.

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  31.Which is the block at the top of a column? a.capital b.pediment c.triglyph d.metope   32. The triangular gable end of a Greek temple is the: a.triglyph b.stylobate c.echinus d.pediment   33. In the Doric order, which of the following are alternating panels in the frieze, which are sometimes sculpted? a.metopes b.triglyphs c.palmettes d.volutes   34. Which of the following architectural orders has an acanthus leaf motif? a..

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  1.Intrusion is one of the four torts of privacy law. 2.Political speech is more restricted than commercial speech. 3.Providing inside stock market information that isn't available to everyone is permitted so long as you do not personally profit from the information. 4.Bloggers are not required to disclose compensation received for making favorable comments.

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    21. Which of the following is a building used as a tomb? a.stupa b.module c.mausoleum d.cenotaph   22. Who first unified China? a.Emperor Wu b.Lao Tzu c.Confucius d.Shihuangdi   23. Qin Shihuangdi’s ceramic soldiers were mass-produced by using: a.standardized molds b.body casts c.cylinders for legs, arms, torso. d.stamps   24. Which of the following is a philosophy that emphasizes harmony between humans and nature? a.Confucianism b.Shintoism c.Daoism d.Hinduism   25. Which of the following.

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    31. Which of the following is an East Asian reliquary tower built with successively smaller, repeated stories? a.mausoleum b.mastaba c.pagoda d.torana   32. Which are the stamped characters called that have been added to many Chinese letters and paintings? a.pictographs b.chakra c.seals d.calligraphy   33. From where does the world’s oldest surviving fired pottery come? a.Japan b.Korea c.China d.India   34. What is the literal meaning of Kofun? a.cord.

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    21. How were Geometric funerary vases used? a.to pour libations b.as grave markers c.to carry wine to the funeral d.to keep the ashes of the deceased   22.The Man and Centaur sculpture is an example of Archaic ceramics Early Classical bronze casting Geometric style “High” Classical ideals 23.When was the Archaic period in Greece? a.900 to 700 BCE b.600 to 480 BCE c.3000 to.

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1. Which of the following best describes the meaning of “Upper” Paleolithic? a.the earliest part b.the latest part c.from Northern Europe d.the highest in elevation   2. The Old Stone age is known as the ________ period: a.Paleolithic b.Mesolithic c.Neolithic d.Calcolithic   3. Which of the following best corresponds to the Upper Paleolithic era? a.200,000 to 42,000 BCE b.42,000 to 8,000 BCE c.8,000 to 3,000.

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    77.What subtle adjustments or refinements were made in the Parthenon that give it a more organic appearance? Speculate about the possible reasons for these refinements.   78.Describe the stylistic development that occurred from the Peplos Kore, to the Parthenon’s pedimental sculpture, and the Nike Adjusting Her Sandal.   79.How does the Aphrodite of Melos.

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    38.What psychological insights can be inferred from the statue of Commodus as Hercules?     39.Compare Etruscan sculpture with Archaic Greek sculpture. What are the similarities and differences? Give examples.   40.How do an Etruscan temple and a Greek temple compare in form?   41.Discuss the mixture of traditions that come together in the Augustus of Primaporta.   42.Describe.

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    11. Which description fits the cave at Lascaux, France best? a.not a cave, but an overhanging shelter b.has a rare depiction of a human c.has the most pronounced sculptural effects d.named for its discoverer   12. At Le Tuc d’Audobert there are: a.Bison sculpted in the round b.Relief sculptures of bison c.Relief sculptures of women d.Women sculpted in the round   13..

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    11. The Greek war against Troy as told by Homer in the Iliad most likely involved the: a. Cycladic people b.Minoans c.Mycenaeans d.Persians   12. Mycenaean large-stone masonry was also known as: a.Helladic b.Cyclopean c.Aegean d.Archaic   13. In masonry construction, what are the rows or layers of stone, brick, or block called? a. courses b.granulation c.cornices d.pediments   14.Which type of ceiling was used by.

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