Am Studs Semester 2 Final Quiz

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Am Studs Semester 2 Final Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Words or passages an author uses to activate emotions are....
  • 2. 
    Style used by the Purtians containing simple words, references to religion, references to daily tasks, extended metaphors and similes, analogies, and allusions. 
    • A. 

      Blank Verse

    • B. 

      Plain Style

    • C. 

      Point of View

    • D. 

      Writing in letters that are scarlet

  • 3. 
    This movement's writing was mainly persuasive, public, and political.
    • A. 

      Romanticism

    • B. 

      Individualism

    • C. 

      Realism

    • D. 

      Nationalism

  • 4. 
    A short, witty statement to teach a moral is called a(n)....
  • 5. 
    This movement was a reaction to the Age of Reason, and was defined by: imagintion, emotion, and expression. Emphasized feelings more.
    • A. 

      Realism

    • B. 

      Romanticism

    • C. 

      Naturalism

    • D. 

      Puritanism

  • 6. 
    Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson were the two writers in this movement. It is seen in I Hear America Singing by Whitman
  • 7. 
    A persuasive appeal based on the character's or projected character's credibility or trustworthiness
  • 8. 
    The use of many conjunctions to achieve an overwhelming effect in a sentence
    • A. 

      Polysyndeton

    • B. 

      Asyndeton

    • C. 

      Conjunction Junction

    • D. 

      Antidisestablishmentarianism (longest word in the dictionary)

  • 9. 
    The characteristics of this movement are Unity of Nature, Goodness of Humanity, and Supremacy of Insight over Logic and Reason
  • 10. 
    A persuasive appeal to logic and reasoning
    • A. 

      Logos

    • B. 

      Ethos

    • C. 

      Logicos

    • D. 

      Oreos

  • 11. 
    A rhythym of accented and unaccented syllables which are organized into patterns, called feet.
    • A. 

      Inches

    • B. 

      Iambic

    • C. 

      Meter

    • D. 

      Miles

  • 12. 
    This movement started at the end of the Civil War because Transcendentalists were getting annoying. Its techniques are settings that are familiar to the writers, ordinary characters, real truth about setting (unbiased author), and responsible morality
    • A. 

      Naturalism

    • B. 

      Realism

    • C. 

      Transcendentalism

    • D. 

      I hate Swegarden's tests

  • 13. 
    The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive clauses
  • 14. 
    An extension of Realism with the addition of pessimistic determinism. Its subject matter is usual raw and the characters are poor. 
    • A. 

      Regionalism

    • B. 

      Realism

    • C. 

      Nationalism

    • D. 

      Naturalism

  • 15. 
    This author used the "Code Hero" and was a manly man....
  • 16. 
    The artistic elimination of conjunctions in a sentence to create a particular effect.
    • A. 

      Asyndeton

    • B. 

      Polysyndeton

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      THE CONJUNCTION EATER

  • 17. 
    The branch of Realism that focuses on one area, its people, its common language, and its elements. Example: Notorious Jumping Frog thingy
  • 18. 
    This author thought Strangeness heightens beauty and wrote The Fall of the House of Usher as a Dark Romantic.
  • 19. 
    A brief, interesting, and memorable statement.
    • A. 

      Epitaph

    • B. 

      Epigraph

    • C. 

      Epiblah

    • D. 

      Epigram

  • 20. 
    A traditional story, esp. one concerning the early history of a people or explaining some natural or social phenomenon 
    • A. 

      Fable

    • B. 

      Myth

    • C. 

      Generalization

    • D. 

      Pastoral

  • 21. 
    Double entendre means....
    • A. 

      Double Understanding

    • B. 

      Double Stuffed Oreos

    • C. 

      Double Meaning

    • D. 

      Double Entrance

  • 22. 
    Some of these literary stories were "Earth on Turtle's Back" and the Navajo Origin Legend. They tell us how things came to be and usually contain animals in the story. 
    • A. 

      Native American Myths

    • B. 

      Parables

    • C. 

      Allegory

    • D. 

      Fables

  • 23. 
    A short narrative account of an amusing, unusual, revealing, or interesting event. Usually from personal experience 
  • 24. 
    This movement paralleled to the Renaissance. Some common pieces of literature were sermons, nonfiction narratives, diaries, biographies, and histories. NO FICTION CRAP. Plain Style!
  • 25. 
    This type of poem tells emotions or feelings
    • A. 

      Narrative Poem

    • B. 

      Swegarden's Poem

    • C. 

      Emotional Poem

    • D. 

      Lyrical Poem

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