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Humanities Final, Practice Quiz

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Humanities Final, Practice Quiz
Humanities Final Practice Test I just took the time to make studying a little bit more entertaining than flashcards. Just study for a while and you will get a final score at the end.
Looks like spelling counts all questions and answers I got from the awesome email from Sabah. Good Luck --danielbernal

  
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1.  The interesting boycott in Lysistrata involves _________.
2.  The greatest violinist of the era--and perhaps of all time--was Paganini
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3.  Around 2700 B.C.E. the ruler of Uruk was________________.
4.  Schönberg’s twelve-tone technique is also called
5.  According to Confucius, a morally superior person should possess_______________.
6.  In his concern for realism and social injustice, the tragedian closest to our own time_______________.
7.  To the Greeks, “harmony” in music meant to separate.
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8.  Serge Diaghilev was the impresario who go the greatest artists of hi time to contribute to____________.
9.  The following are seventeenth-century musical forms: Opera Oratorio , concerto grosso and concerto fugue. 
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10.  Poussin’s paintings are often expressive of a yearning for the _____________.
11.  One of the most subtle attacks on the nineteenth-century values is Flaubert’s_______________________.
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12.  Type in TRUE or FALSEA Florentine representative of the Medici bank in Bruges was Giovanni arnolfini.
13.  Modern Japan has been ruled successfully by the Meijitype true if truetype false, _________.
14.  In Egyptian society, the role of the priests was to _______________.  
15.  The creation story of Genesis: God existed before anything else, god’s creations are good, places humans as highest creations.  
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16.  The genre of self-reflective writing was invented in the West by __________.
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17.  The motivation for building a Gothic cathedral came from ____________.
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18.  Most important in the early phase of Sumerian Culture was the development of _____________.
19.   “Shakespeare Suite, Peer Gynt Suite, Nutcracker Suite, and The River were all compositions written by duke Ellington TRUE or FALSE 
20.  Check all that apply (more than 1)The Palazzo Vecchio and the Palazzo Pubblico
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21.  The power of Florence was primarily the result of the efforts of its..
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22.  Rome was hostile to Christianity because it seemed easy to make scapegoats of small groups, secretive and thus threatening, disloyal to the state.
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23.  This image is a letter, considered “Jesus Christ, Son of God and Savior.” by the_____alphabet.
24.  High crown, Ceremonial cape, and spear are all characteristics of an __________.
25.  Scarlatti is known for the hundreds of sonatas he wrote for_________.
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26.  Robust, secular nudes that would later be imitated by Baroque painters such as Rubens were first painted in Venice by Giorgione
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27.  CHOOSE ALL CORRECT OPTIONS, IF NONE SELECT NONE.The culture of the West as we know is has been produced by a combination of _______________________.
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28.  Out of religious conviction, _____________ shut down the the last surviving platonic academy.
29.  One of the greatest emperors of ancient India , who converted from tradition Brahmanism to Buddhism, was ______________.
30.  Ambrogio lorenzetti painted the ___________.
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31.  Augustus achieved______________________________________.
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32.  The Aeneid was designed to honor Rome and Augustus, be the roman national epic, be a worthy successor to Homer. 
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33.  The chief buildings in Pergamum... Temple of  ___________.
34.  ____________architecture is associated with Wright.
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35.  The “Disputá”,The Sistine Chapel, The “ School of Athens ”, and “The Last Judgment” are all in the Are all in The ___________.
36.  The only light source in the Pantheon is ______________.  
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37.  The Qur’an insists that Muhammad brought back the pure monotheism of ________.
38.  Carmina Burana is a student poem_________________.
39.  The Mycenaean’s were famous in mythology for the ______________.
40.  The discoveries at Dura-Europos demonstrate that Christians and Mithraists _____.
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41.  The movie is chiefly associated with _____________.
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42.  The figure in Notre Dame de Belle Verrière was the figure of __________.
43.  Simone Martini was willing to sacrifice naturalism to _________ elegance.
44.  The most striking feature of the “Decomposition” is its shocking __________________.
45.  Ingres was the self-appointed defender of_____________.
46.  Bodhisattva are _____________.
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47.  Amos was a 8th century _________.
48.  The Classical preoccupation with proportion was first illustrated in architecture with______________.
49.  The Roman chant made obligatory by Charlemagne in all churches of the realm was called _________.
50.  The ancient kingdom of Benin declined because its male population was depleted because of slave trade.
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51.  Masks in Africa provide a means of______________.Check all that apply 
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52.  In addition to being one of the most carefully mathematical paintings ever created, the “Last Supper” is notable for capturing a ___________ movement. 
53.  Altdorfer is significant for having painted one of the first Painted one of the first pure landscapes in western art
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54.  Des Prez is famous for overlapping voices, having music express the meaning of the words and Homogenous structure and bridge between ______________.
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55.  Avicenna was a _________.
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56.  The Battle of Marathon was important for Greece because_____________.
57.  The French Lumiėre Brothers, American Panopticon, and Vitascope are responsible for first ______________.
58.  Claes Oldenburg is most noted for_______________.
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59.  The scriptorium, the refectory, and the novitiate were all parts of a ___________.
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60.  The author of the Lives of the Artists was Vasari 
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61.  Aquinas was greatly influenced by the work of_____________.
62.  Couperin is the most associated with "_________"?
63.  One problem that Imperial Rome failed to solve was ___________.  
64.  Kyrie Eleison is a phrase meaning  
65.  A theme of “The Prince is the restriction of secular Restrict to central control of____________. 
66.  __________________describes the journey of a Buddhist priest to India, is based on an actual pilgrimage, hero, a priest, assistant and a long fairy tale.
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67.  _____________different distances and thicknesses of columns, and outward leaning entablature.
68.  Buddha’s central doctrine is called the four fold noble path.
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69.  Neither the Egyptians of the Old Kingdom nor the Sumerians paid any attention to the Greeks because______________.
70.  Opera and recitative were invented because ___________ music obscured the text.
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71.  The Greeks had enormous confidence in the power of
72.  Genre under the Ming centered on novels and Literary genre under the _________centered on novels and short stories. 
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73.  Machiavelli might be called a Realistic___________________. 
74.  “Lles demoisellesd auignon” is regarded as a landmark of twentieth-century _______________.
75.  Hildegard of Bingen was a ______________.Choose
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76.  The most important religious sit in Islam is
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77.  Who coined the phrase “form follows Function”? Louis sullivanTrue or False 
78.  The sculptor who had the greatest influence on later Hellenistic art was__________________.
79.  Greek ideas were spread throughout the ancient world by_____________.
80.  Copernicus questioned---Heliocentric
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81.  “Beauty consists of the proportion of the parts.” This statement is characteristic of the Classical Greek vision because  this beauty was created by the power of human intellect, the interrelationships of the parts of the human body are balanced and beauty ___________________.
82.  According to their religion, Egyptians were promised the__________________.
83.  Legends about saints, rival tales, exemplum, animal tales; The __________Tales 
84.  The earliest evidence of religious beliefs can be found in ___________.
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85.  The Gospels depict Jesus a The __________.
86.  Ockeghem is notable for his combination of _________ feeling. 
87.  Some of the earliest Europeans to trade with West Africa and to begin slave trade with Europe and the American were the____________________.
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88.  Bruegel sees man as part of the Part of the natural cycle of ______.
89.  The Flagellants were _________ fanatics
90.  Unlike Minoan architects, Mycenaean architects_________________.
91.  Donatello’s “Saint Mary Magdalene” represents a A meditation of the____________________. 
92.  Satirized decadence of the church
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93.  In the 1500s, Spain and Austria were ruled by the _______________.
94.  During the _______         the foundations of Chinese thought and culture was laid.
95.  The Ionic frieze on the Parthenon depicts____________.
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96.  All of the following four are sixteenth-century composers:Check all that apply (you may select more than 1)
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97.  C.P.E. Batch was a _______.
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98.  The Phaedo describes Socrates last hours discussing ___________ with friends.
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