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Art, Music, and Architecture Around the World

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This Art, Music, and Architecture Around the World Study Guide course helps you prepare yourself for class discussions, group assignments or individual exams on art history. The lessons each take around five minutes to complete and are paired with interactive quizzes.
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17 chapters in Art, Music, and Architecture Around the World

Course Practice Test

Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
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Lesson 1 - Absolute Music Composers  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Absolute Music vs. Program Music  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Absolute Music: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - New Age Music History  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What is Dubstep Music? - Definition, Types & Artists  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - How to Read Alto Clef: Notes & Staff  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Understanding the Piano: Keys & Notes  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - What is Funk Music? - Definition & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - History of Funk Music  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Funk Music: Artists, Albums & Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - What is a Round in Music?  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Refrain in Music: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - David Bowie: Biography and Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - David Bowie: Albums, Music & Movies  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - What is a Rebec?  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Motown Records: Founder, History & Artists  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What is a Song? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - What is a Chorus in a Song? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What is the Bridge of a Song? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What is an Alla Breve?  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Shakuhachi Flute: History & Music  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - A Capella Music: Definition & Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - What is a Verse? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Music Auditions: Songs & Tips  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - The Four Seasons by Vivaldi: Analysis & Structure  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - What is Contrapuntal Music? - Definition & Texture  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - What is a Cajon Drum?  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Operetta: Definition, Composers & Famous Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Camelot the Musical: Synopsis, Characters & Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - The Nutcracker Ballet: Composer, Music & Story  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - What is Sonata Rondo Form?  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Composers of the Second Viennese School  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Afro-Cuban Jazz: History & Artists  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Intertextuality in Music: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Flight of the Bumblebee & Scheherazade  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Apache Fiddle: History & Music  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Abstract vs. Representational Art: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Analytical Cubism vs. Synthetic Cubism  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Romanticism in Painting: Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What Is Abstract Sculpture? - Definition & Famous Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What Is Aerial Perspective in Art? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - History of Tattoos  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - What is a Henna Tattoo?  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - What Is Claude Glass?  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Types of Performance Art  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Fine Art Painting: Terms & Techniques  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Film Genres & Subgenres: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Famous Movie Directors: Films & Styles  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - American Gothic: Painting, Artist & Meaning  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Medieval Theatre: History, Facts & Plays  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Primary Color & Secondary Colors: Definition & Names  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Famous Artists of the 20th Century  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Famous Female Artists: Names & Artwork  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Art Movements & Styles: Definition & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Minimalist Art: Definition, Characteristics & Famous Painters  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Surrealist Artists: Names & Paintings  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Modern Dance: History & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Casting Cement: Sculpture & Techniques  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Famous Art Deco Designers  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Art Nouveau vs. Art Deco  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Intertextuality in Film: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Sgraffito Pottery: Definition & Designs  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Sgraffito: Art & Artists  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Grisaille Painting: Definition & Technique  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Biedermeier Period: Art & Artists  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Neo-Expressionism: Definition, Movement & Artists  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - The Rape of Proserpina by Bernini  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Antonio Canova: Paintings, Sculptures & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - The Metamorphosis of Narcissus by Salvador Dali  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Caravaggio's Narcissus: Painting, History & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - The Orphism Art Movement: Artists & Paintings  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - The Unfinished Portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt by Elizabeth Shoumatoff  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Salvador Dali's Lincoln in Dalivision: Analysis & Meaning  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Mixed Media Art Techniques  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - What is Tramp Art? - Definition & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - Social Realism: Definition, Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 41 - Social Realism Art Movement: Paintings, Photography & Sculpture  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - Social Realism Literature, Theater & Films  Take Quiz
Lesson 43 - Les Nabis Art Movement: History, Art & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 44 - What is Japonism? - Definition & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 45 - Japonism Art & Fashion: Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 46 - What is Digital Art? - Definition, History & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 47 - Kabuki Dance: Definition, History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 48 - Regionalism in Art: Definition, History & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 49 - Regionalism in Art: Characteristics & Style  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - American Art History Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - American Folk Art History  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - American Neoclassical Architecture: Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Early American Art History  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Famous American Romantic Painters & Paintings  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Latin American Art History  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Native American Art History  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - African American Art History  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - History of Chicago Architecture  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Chicago Music History  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Women in Jazz History  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Samba Music: History and Instruments  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - The Origins and History of Samba Dancing  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Beach Boys: Members, Albums & Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Earl Scruggs: Biography and Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Little Richard: Biography and Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Carter Family: Biography & Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Virgil Thomson: Works & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Bob Fosse: Biography, Quotes & Death  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Bob Fosse: Choreography, Musicals & Films  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Angela Lansbury: Biography, Movies & TV Shows  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Chita Rivera: Biography, Broadway Shows & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Fanny Brice: Biography, Songs & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Paul Robeson: Biography, Quotes & Death  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Paul Robeson: Songs, Movies & Plays  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Pictures at an Exhibition: Composer & Movements  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Carlos Gardel: Biography, Tango & Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Frank Sinatra: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Frank Sinatra: Music, Songs & Movies  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Ruth Brown: Biography & Songs  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Famous American Artists: Names & Paintings  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Construction: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Baroque Architecture in South America  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Frida Kahlo's The Wounded Deer: Painting & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Frida Kahlo's The Wounded Table: Analysis & Loss  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Interior of the Hagia Sophia by John Singer Sargent  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Castle Architecture: Medieval, Gothic & Windsor  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Victorian Architecture: Characteristics & Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Tiepolo's Scipio Africanus Freeing Massiva  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Giovanni Battista Tiepolo: Biography, Paintings & Drawings  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Ballets Russes: History, Costumes & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Raymond Duchamp-Villon: The Horse, Artwork & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Albert Gleizes: Paintings, Cubism & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Jean Metzinger: Paintings, Cubism & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Marie Laurencin: Paintings & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Duchamp's Cubism: Nude Descending a Staircase & Portrait of Chess Players  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Duchamp's Artwork: Fountain, Bicycle Wheel & L.H.O.O.Q.  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Marcel Duchamp: Biography, Quotes & Alter Ego  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - The Large Glass by Marcel Duchamp: Analysis & Related Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Fernand Leger: Biography, Artwork & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Roger de La Fresnaye: Biography, Artwork & Cubism  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Jacques Lipchitz: Sculptures & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Tamara de Lempicka: Biography, Paintings & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Migration Period Art: History & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - La Tene Style: Definition, Art & Artifacts  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Jacobean Era Architecture: Design, Style & Examples  Take Quiz

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