History Of Colonialism Quiz Questions

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History Of Colonialism Quiz Questions

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  • 1. 
    Name the scale:
    • A. 

      Medium

    • B. 

      Medium Close

    • C. 

      Close

    • D. 

      Extreme Close

  • 2. 
    Name the scale
    • A. 

      Long

    • B. 

      Medium Long

    • C. 

      Medium

    • D. 

      Medium Close

  • 3. 
    What are some common functions of the "focus" technique?
    • A. 

      Creates Atmosphere

    • B. 

      Directs Attention

    • C. 

      Alienating the Viewer

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      All of the Above

  • 4. 
    The three "important principles" of film editing we considered in lecture were the following:
    • A. 

      Selection of Shots, Cuts, Relationship to Audience

    • B. 

      Selection of Shots, Transition from shot to shot, Relationship to Audience

    • C. 

      Cuts, Transition from shot to Shot, Relationship to Audience

    • D. 

      Selection of Shots, Transition from shot to shot, Relationship between shots

  • 5. 
    Which of the following are examples of film relations?
    • A. 

      Graphic Match

    • B. 

      Crosscutting

    • C. 

      Creative Geography

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Colonialism is...
    • A. 

      A form of domination where a group controls over the territory and/or economy, and/or culture, and/or religion, and/or language, and/or social behaviour of another group.

    • B. 

      The policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries, or of acquiring and holding colonies and dependencies.

    • C. 

      The use of economic, political, cultural, or other pressures to control or influence other countries, especially former dependencies.

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 7. 
    What is the difference between colonialism and imperialism?
    • A. 

      Imperialism is the practice of forcing settlements whereas colonialism is the system behind it.

    • B. 

      Colonialism is the practice of forcing settlements whereas imperialism is the system behind it.

    • C. 

      There is no difference.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 8. 
    Post-colonialism means which of the following...
    • A. 

      It is the theoretical lens that examines and contests the cultural and social legacy of colonialism.

    • B. 

      Post-colonialism implies that colonialism is dead.

    • C. 

      A and B

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 9. 
    Who speaks of the process of "Othering" and its effects on Black Subjectivity?
    • A. 

      Aristotle

    • B. 

      Kolker

    • C. 

      Griffith

    • D. 

      Fanon

  • 10. 
    How might be understand the process of Othering? (based on lecture conversations)
    • A. 

      It is a kind of ontology in a colonial world that others those who do not conform to a certain standard of "whiteness"

    • B. 

      The "othered subject" can never become the "subject" in a colonial world because ideologies also position him as the "object"

    • C. 

      A and B

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 11. 
    Which film or play was influenced by Brecht's Epic Theatre?
    • A. 

      Elderbush Gulch

    • B. 

      The Shirt

    • C. 

      A Doll's House

    • D. 

      Cloud Nine

    • E. 

      Avatar

  • 12. 
    What is Pastiche? 
    • A. 

      Something that imitates the style of something or someone else.

    • B. 

      Something mimics something else with a purposeful difference.

    • C. 

      A strange French word.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 13. 
    What are some key ideas we discussed about Cloud Nine in lecture?
    • A. 

      Gender is not the same as biological sex.

    • B. 

      Sexual preferences do not naturally derive from sex.

    • C. 

      Ethnicity is not determined by physical characteristic.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 14. 
    Utopia is...
    • A. 

      The construction of a perfect society

    • B. 

      The construction of an imperfect society

    • C. 

      Neither of the above

    • D. 

      N/A

  • 15. 
    How did we describe the play Harvest in class?
    • A. 

      As an allegory for the influence of global capitalism on Indian culture.

    • B. 

      As an allegory for the exploitative aspects of globalization.

    • C. 

      As an allegory that's in favour of globalization.

    • D. 

      Only A and B

  • 16. 
    What is the difference between colonialism and globalization?
    • A. 

      Colonialism is a system that ensures the domination of other groups whereas globalization is one of the effects of this system.

    • B. 

      Colonialism is a form of domination by military force whereas globalization is a form of colonialism through market force.

    • C. 

      Colonialism is a form of dominance by military force whereas globalization is a way of giving other colonies rights

    • D. 

      None of the Above

  • 17. 
    Globalization, in a positive sense, is
    • A. 

      The free flow of goods, services, and peoples.

    • B. 

      The act of educating other countries to be as civil as the West.

    • C. 

      Values other countries by taking fashionable aspects of certain cultures and making it popular.

    • D. 

      A and B

  • 18. 
    Hollywood's global dominance relies on the following:
    • A. 

      Visual Spectacle

    • B. 

      Formula Plots

    • C. 

      Set Genres

    • D. 

      Alienation Technique

    • E. 

      A, B, and C

    • F. 

      Only A and C

    • G. 

      All of the Above

  • 19. 
    Cloud Nine gestures towards viewing gender as essential or innate to the human. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Harvest promotes and favours globalization.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Harvest is an example of utopian fiction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    What is the Greek etymology of Pandora is​ "the giver of all."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    The world of Pandora may be seen as a mix of utopia and dystopia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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