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Romanesque Art During the Middle Ages in Europe Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. If you're visiting a Romanesque church with bell tower and baptistery that are not connected to the main church, where are you most likely to be?

Question 2 2. What did vaulting do for Romanesque churches?

Question 3 3. What sort of artistic production was biggest in Northern Europe?

Question 4 4. Which word best describes the Norman Romanesque style?

Question 5 5. What was a pilgrimage?

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Question 6 6. How did art help churches fulfill their basic purposes?

Question 7 7. Roughly when was the Romanesque period in art?

Question 8 8. How did pilgrimages impact art in Romanesque churches?

Question 9 9. Where are the pieces of the True Cross in the Stavelot Triptych?

Question 10 10. What is a triptych?

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Question 11 11. Besides a triptych, what is the Stavelot Triptych?

Question 12 12. Where was the Stavelot Triptych made?

Question 13 13. Monks were a big part of Medieval society. Where did these monks live?

Question 14 14. Besides encouraging an environment of meditation and piety, what other function did art and architecture have for the monks?

Question 15 15. Why was architecture so important to the various monastic orders?

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Question 16 16. Why does Romanesque art and architecture tend to have such strong regional characteristics?

Question 17 17. Who probably made the Bayeux Tapestry?

Question 18 18. Why is it important to show Harold swearing on holy relics?

Question 19 19. What is the primary purpose of the Bayeux Tapestry?

Question 20 20. The final surviving images include what?

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Question 21 21. This decorative semicircle around the entrance of the Abbey of St Madeline is known as

Question 22 22. The Bayeux Tapestry depicts which of the following?

Question 23 23. Which of these factors may have contributed to the rise of Romanesque art?

Question 24 24. This illuminated page from the Carmina Burana important to art historians because

Question 25 25. Which of the following decorations could NOT be found on the exterior of Romanesque churches?

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Question 26 26. What is the Leaning Tower of Pisa an example of?

Question 27 27. Each of the following are examples of Romanesque vaulting techniques, EXCEPT:

Question 28 28. Why did Romanesque architects start building more piers as supports within buildings as compared to columns?

Question 29 29. Where did the Romanesque style really first emerge?

Question 30 30. How did art make churches seem more sacred, as if they had favored spiritual status?

Romanesque Art During the Middle Ages in Europe Chapter Exam Instructions

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