Humanities Final, Practice Quiz

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