Poseidon/ Zeus

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Poseidon/ Zeus

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  • 1. 
    Ancient Greek art emphasized:
    • A. 

      Animals

    • B. 

      Religion and spirituality

    • C. 

      Nature

    • D. 

      The human form

  • 2. 
    Which is NOT a method that Greek sculptors began to diverge from Egyptian sculpture?
    • A. 

      Simplicity

    • B. 

      Fully frontal view

    • C. 

      Sculpting with earth materials

    • D. 

      Lack of naturalism

  • 3. 
    Ancient Greek sculptors mostly used __________ while Roman replicas used __________. 
    • A. 

      Copper, bronze

    • B. 

      Bronze, marble

    • C. 

      Copper, marble

    • D. 

      Bronze, copper

  • 4. 
    Copper is a mixture of _________ and ___________. 
    • A. 

      Bronze, tin

    • B. 

      Bronze, platinum

    • C. 

      Tin, aluminum

    • D. 

      Aluminum, gold

  • 5. 
    The oldest full-length Greek statues featured ____________, also called ____________. 
  • 6. 
    This sculpture is the first known use of contrapposto. 
    • A. 

      The Victorious Youth

    • B. 

      Kritios Boy

    • C. 

      Lady of Auxerre

    • D. 

      Strangford Apollo from Anafi

  • 7. 
    Which may was NOT thought to have sculpted Poseidon/ Zeus?
    • A. 

      Anavyssos

    • B. 

      Kalamis

    • C. 

      Anatas

    • D. 

      Myron

  • 8. 
    Why is the subject of this sculpture ambiguous? 
  • 9. 
    Where was Poseidon/Zeus discovered?
    • A. 

      The Adriatic Sea

    • B. 

      Balkan Peninsula

    • C. 

      Crete Peninsula

    • D. 

      Cape Artemision

  • 10. 
    What year was Poseidon/ Zeus discovered?
    • A. 

      1928

    • B. 

      1929

    • C. 

      1930

    • D. 

      1940

  • 11. 
    Why was stone not used for the sculpting of Poseidon/ Zeus?
    • A. 

      Stone would not have been able to sustain the shape

    • B. 

      Stone would have been difficult to find in the area

    • C. 

      Stone would have been to expensive

    • D. 

      Stone is too difficult to transport