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Art in Aegean Culture & Ancient Greece Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is the Geometric period called this?

Question 2 2. What do Kouroi reflect about Greek economic relations?

Question 3 3. Which of these came first?

Question 4 4. In ancient Greek art, kylix were _____.

Question 5 5. The three great Greek playwrights, Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, wrote about _____.

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Question 6 6. Ancient Greek temples were very important buildings. What happened inside of the temples?

Question 7 7. Where were many frescoes and paintings found during the Minoan period?

Question 8 8. What color was used to indicate a female in Minoan frescoes?

Question 9 9. What images are portrayed on early Minoan Pottery?

Question 10 10. In which of the Greek architectural orders is the Parthenon built?

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Question 11 11. What was the Parthenon?

Question 12 12. What is the subject of the 524-foot interior frieze?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is not an ancient Greek pottery style?

Question 14 14. Where was Corinthian style pottery produced?

Question 15 15. What pottery style do you see is this vessel?

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Question 16 16. Why was the Aegean Sea important to both the Minoans and the Mycenaean Greeks?

Question 17 17. For both the Mycenaean Greeks and the Minoans, why were palaces important?

Question 18 18. What is the name of the form of writing invented by the Mycenaean Greeks, which they adapted from the Minoans?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was one of the most important developments during the Archaic Period of ancient Greece?

Question 20 20. Whose actions led to the creation of the Hellenistic world?

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Question 21 21. Why was Athens such an influential poleis?

Question 22 22. With respect to Mycenaean art and culture, what is a megaron?

Question 23 23. You are an archaeologist excavating a site near the main palace complex at Mycenae. You uncover a ceramic vessel with a double handle and a spout. What kind of vessel is it?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements is correct regarding the burial practices of the Mycenaean culture?

Question 25 25. What is contrapposto?

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Question 26 26. What was Polykleitos' contribution to Classical Greek art?

Question 27 27. What event is considered the beginning of the Classical era of Ancient Greek?

Question 28 28. What is one thing that makes the Hellenistic Temple to Apollo in Didyma very different from Classical Greek architecture?

Question 29 29. What was one notable characteristic of Hellenistic intellectual culture?

Question 30 30. What unique aspect of Hellenistic art does the Venus de Milo represent?

Art in Aegean Culture & Ancient Greece Chapter Exam Instructions

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