Unit 1 Great Art

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  • 1. 
    The "Mona Lisa" is considered what "style" of art?
    • A. 

      Cubism

    • B. 

      Impressionism

    • C. 

      Abstract

    • D. 

      Renaissance

  • 2. 
    What is the real name of Salvador Dali's painting, commonly known as the "melting clocks"?
    • A. 

      The Persistence Of Memory

    • B. 

      A Memory In Motion

    • C. 

      A Fleeting Dream Of Time

    • D. 

      A Shadow Of Eternity

  • 3. 
    What did X rays show exist underneath the final Mona Lisa?
    • A. 

      Scriptures

    • B. 

      Different Versions

    • C. 

      A Poem

    • D. 

      A Signature

  • 4. 
    Where is the National Gallery of Art?
    • A. 

      Houston

    • B. 

      Washington, DC

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      Chicago

  • 5. 
    Grant Wood created which of these famous paintings?
    • A. 

      American Gothic

    • B. 

      Mona Lisa

    • C. 

      La Grande Jatte

    • D. 

      Water Lilies

  • 6. 
    What is art which tries to show movement on the picture surface by means of illusion called?
    • A. 

      Op Art

    • B. 

      Impressionism

    • C. 

      Pop Art

    • D. 

      Cubism

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is a type of sculpture in which parts move, often activated by air currents?
    • A. 

      Brush

    • B. 

      Alabama

    • C. 

      Alabaster

    • D. 

      Mobile

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is impenetrable by light?
    • A. 

      Translucent

    • B. 

      Transparent

    • C. 

      Transformer

    • D. 

      Opaque

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is defined as a dramatic presentation by a visual artist before an audience?
    • A. 

      Cerebral Art

    • B. 

      Concrete Art

    • C. 

      Performance Art

    • D. 

      Abstract Art

  • 10. 
    A Medieval illuminated manuscript is which type of object?
    • A. 

      Newspaper

    • B. 

      Vase

    • C. 

      Book

    • D. 

      Telephone

  • 11. 
    Which art movement uses spray paint and walls instead of brushes and canvas?
    • A. 

      Drip Painting

    • B. 

      Graffiti

    • C. 

      Sculpture

    • D. 

      Casting

  • 12. 
    American painter James Whistler is best known for his painting of which female relative?
    • A. 

      His Sister

    • B. 

      His Father

    • C. 

      His Uncle

    • D. 

      His Mother

  • 13. 
    Which of the following would be classified as "performance art"?
    • A. 

      Dance Recital

    • B. 

      Painting

    • C. 

      Architecture

    • D. 

      Sculpture

  • 14. 
    Thomas Nast's drawings popularized the modern image of which jolly figure?
    • A. 

      Jack Skellington

    • B. 

      The Grinch

    • C. 

      Thomas The Tank Engine

    • D. 

      Santa Claus

  • 15. 
    Raphael's "School of Athens" features all but which famous figure?
    • A. 

      Pythagoras

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Socrates

    • D. 

      Plato