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Art & Architecture of the Ancient Middle East Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Nefertiti was married to which Egyptian pharaoh?

Question 2 2. What is the bust of Nefertiti made of?

Question 3 3. Who was Thutmose?

Question 4 4. What made the bust of Nefertiti so distinct from other examples of Egyptian art that we have found?

Question 5 5. A ziggurat was meant to imitate what?

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Question 6 6. The first ziggurats were built when?

Question 7 7. Where is the city of Ur located in the modern Middle East?

Question 8 8. According to the Bible, the people who lived in the Tower of Babel all _____.

Question 9 9. The Ishtar Gate was built during the reign of which Babylonian leader?

Question 10 10. Where can you find a reconstruction of the Ishtar Gate today?

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Question 11 11. In which modern day country was the Ishtar Gate located?

Question 12 12. Which animals are featured on the Ishtar Gate and Processional Way?

Question 13 13. Venus figurines are thought to be symbolic of what?

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements is true about Stone Age art?

Question 15 15. One of the earliest types of Stone Age art is cupules. What are cupules?

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Question 16 16. What does the term Stone Age mean?

Question 17 17. Relief sculpture is a technique that results in the _____ of a medium from a flat surface

Question 18 18. A great example of columned halls from during the Achaemenid period can be found at _____

Question 19 19. Who was the ruler during the beginning of the Achaemenid period?

Question 20 20. Glazed and molded brickwork was more time consuming than mud bricks because each brick had to be _____

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Question 21 21. Why did the ancient Babylonians temper their clay with binders like straw?

Question 22 22. What was cuneiform?

Question 23 23. In this lesson, the images of Hammurabi and Shamash and the Queen of the Night are done in relief. Which of the following statements accurately describes a relief?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements about cylinder seals is NOT true?

Question 25 25. The structure of shrine of Anubis suggests that it was placed in the tomb in a specific way. What was it?

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Question 26 26. Who was Anubis?

Question 27 27. What is the statue of Anubis made of?

Question 28 28. As far as the ancient Egyptians believed, what was the purpose of the shrine of Anubis?

Question 29 29. Where was the bust of Nefertiti found?

Question 30 30. How many ziggurats have survived to this day?

Art & Architecture of the Ancient Middle East Chapter Exam Instructions

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