Iwc1 Literature, Arts and Humanities Essay

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IWC1 Test

1.02 Module Pre-Test
Question 1: Multiple Choice
The historical revival of Classical culture began during the: a) Middle Ages b) Renaissance c) Baroque Era d) Romantic Era
Feedback: The correct answer is b. The historical revival of Classical culture began during the Renaissance.
Question 2: Multiple Choice
Which of the following was a key feature of ancient Chinese humanism? a) An emphasis on theoretical philosophy. b) A subordination of intellectual life to religious faith. c) An elevation of intellectual life over religious faith. d) An establishment of a monastic upper class.
Feedback: The correct answer is c. Chinese humanism elevated intellectual life over religious faith.
Question 3: Multiple
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Question 3: Multiple Choice
Which of the following American poets helped establish "jazz poetry"? a) Robert Frost b) Rita Dove c) Maya Angelou d) Langston Hughes
Feedback: The correct answer is d. Langston Hughes helped establish "jazz poetry."
Question 4: Multiple Choice
Which of the following is a primary color? a) yellow b) green c) orange d) purple
Feedback: The correct answer is a. Yellow is a primary color.
Question 5: Multiple Choice
A watercolor painting to which an opaque white has been added is called a ________________. a) fresco b) tempera c) gouache d) acrylic
Feedback: The correct answer is c. A gouache is a watercolor painting to which an opaque white has been added.
Question 6: Multiple Choice
Which of the following artistic disciplines fostered Pictorialism? a) Painting b) Printmaking c) Photography d) Landscape
Feedback: The correct answer is c. Photography fostered Pictoralism, a movement which used soft focus, special filters and other effects to attempt to match painting and printmaking.
Question 7: Multiple Choice
What is the exact duplication of elements (shapes, forms, etc) on either side of a central axis? a) Balance b) Symmetry c) Asymmetry d) Focal area
Feedback: The correct answer is b. Symmetry is the exact duplication of elements (shapes, forms, etc) on either side of a (usually imaginary) straight-lined central axis.
Question 8: Multiple Choice
What is a type of kinetic…