Important Artists & Literary Figures in History Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Aesthetic literature is literature that is written _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a POEM by Edgar Allan Poe?

Question 3 3. What made The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain such a groundbreaking work of literature when it was first published?

Question 4 4. Which Oscar Wilde play is a farcical satire about two friends leading double lives?

Question 5 5. From which Italian city was Dante exiled?

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Question 6 6. Who leads Dante through Heaven in The Divine Comedy?

Question 7 7. Michelangelo considered himself first and foremost to be a:

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT characteristic of Mark Twain's writing?

Question 9 9. What element of Edgar Allan Poe's writing sets him apart from other writers of his time?

Question 10 10. What was Dickens' first novel?

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Question 11 11. Why did St. Augustine write The City of God?

Question 12 12. Who publicly accused Oscar Wilde of being a homosexual?

Question 13 13. At the time of his death, Leonardo da Vinci was closely tied to:

Question 14 14. IN 410 CE Rome was sacked by _____.

Question 15 15. What type of play was Oscar Wilde's first success in the theater?

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Question 16 16. Why was Poe's 'The Murders in the Rue Morgue' significant to literature?

Question 17 17. _____ is an example of a Shakespearean _____, typically categorized by a happy ending, in comparison to _____, which is known as a tragedy because of the deaths of most of the characters.

Question 18 18. Which of the following experiences had the biggest influence on Mark Twain's writing?

Question 19 19. Who leads Dante through Hell and Purgatory in The Divine Comedy?

Question 20 20. How many levels of Heaven are there in Dante's poem, The Divine Comedy?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following works is not attributed to Leonardo da Vinci?

Question 22 22. Which of the following words has a dark connotation?

Question 23 23. Who was Ellen Ternan?

Question 24 24. Edgar Allan Poe's work influenced which of the following 20th century authors?

Question 25 25. What is the artistic concept da Vinci uses in his paintings in which distant objects are represented as less distinct?

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Question 26 26. What was the format for most of Dickens' published work?

Question 27 27. Which statement would St. Augustine agree with?

Question 28 28. What is Oscar Wilde's only novel?

Question 29 29. Which of the following are considered Shakespeare's history plays?

Question 30 30. In what form did Shakespeare write many of his poems?

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