World Cultures 2 Essay

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While his coworkers constructed his designs, what hobby did Bernini pursue? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Writing plays and designing stage sets Writing plays and designing stage sets

Question 2 0 out of 2 points What effect does Caravaggio achieve with light in The Calling of Saint Matthew? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Shows Jesus bringing the light to sinners Transforms the calling into a miracle

Question 3 2 out of 2 points What is the canzona's dominant rhythm? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Long-shortshort Long-shortshort

Question 4 0 out of 2 points Why did the Baroque artists place elements on a diagonal, not the Renaissance frontal and parallel planes? Answer Selected Answer: Correct
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Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Lack of education and superstition Superstition and religion

Question 21 2 out of 2 points Why is Velzquez's Las Meninas (The Maids of considered Honor) such a complex painting? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer:

Question 22 0 out of 2 points Its competing focal points Its competing focal points What distinction does Anne Bradstreet's The Tenth Muse hold? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: The first published book written by a woman The first book of poetry written by a colonist

Question 23 2 out of 2 points How was Louis able to maintain such a well-disciplined, loyal army? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: The army was well-supplied and regularly paid The army was well-supplied and regularly paid

Question 24 0 out of 2 points Why did the Spanish program to convert the Pueblo to Christianity fail in 1680? Answer Selected Answer: Facing financial crisis, Spain recalled the missionaries Correct Answer: The Pueblo revolted and killed many of the Spanish

Question 25 2 out of 2 points On whose work did Nicholas Poussin model his classical approach to painting? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Rapha el Rapha el

Question 26 2 out of 2 points Why has the era of Louis XIV's reign come to be known as the Age of Absolutism? Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Louis was a strong monarch who exerted power based on divine right Louis was a

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