Art & Architecture in Ancient Asia Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does the Chinese word shanshui mean?

Question 2 2. Dragons are found on many different types of Chinese art. In regards to this idea, which of the following statements are NOT true?

Question 3 3. Some handscrolls and hanging scrolls include colophons on them. What is a colophon?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements about Chinese landscape painting is NOT true?

Question 5 5. What does the word monochromatic mean?

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Question 6 6. Of the following lists of creatures, which one reflects the body parts of dragons

Question 7 7. Chinese artists used inks and watercolors to make landscape paintings. Which of the following is one of the characteristics of these media?

Question 8 8. When you want to view the painting on a handscroll, what do you have to do?

Question 9 9. Chinese dragons incorporate the idea of 'yin' and 'yang'. In regards to this, which of the following statements is accurate?

Question 10 10. In ancient Chinese art, dragons were often depicted on earthenware. What is earthenware?

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Question 11 11. Of the following subjects, which would NOT be found on a scroll painting?

Question 12 12. Which of the following parts of a painting would be the most important to a Chinese landscape painter?

Question 13 13. In Chinese art history, what is a wash painting?

Question 14 14. The seals used in scrolls are printed with a small carved stone, usually dipped in a waxy vermillion ink. What color is vermillion?

Question 15 15. Of the statements below, which one reflect a way in which Chinese landscape paintings differ from Western landscape paintings?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements would NOT be true regarding dragons in Chinese art and culture?

Art & Architecture in Ancient Asia Chapter Exam Instructions

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