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Understanding the Study of Western Art Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. One of the main reasons moving the creation of art is _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 3 3. What are some of the values given to art?

Question 4 4. Why do you think the following art piece was created?

Question 5 5. Why is the study of art history so important?

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Question 6 6. Which of these nations is LEAST likely to be classified as a Western nation?

Question 7 7. What element of Western civilization was a product of Greco-Roman influence?

Question 8 8. Which of these was NOT one of the foundational influences on Western civilization?

Question 9 9. The concept of Western civilization is MOST often associated with the history of what?

Question 10 10. What is one of the most significant issues with the concept of a Western civilization?

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Question 11 11. In art history, what does provenance refer to when talking about a work of art?

Question 12 12. Why do art historians study individual works of art?

Question 13 13. Which of these would NOT be something an art historian would traditionally study?

Question 14 14. If I see a mountain in a Western painting, it's likely just a mountain. However, if I see a mountain in a Buddhist painting, it may be a visual metaphor for enlightenment. This knowledge shows an understanding of what?

Question 15 15. Which of these would not be a formal element of a work of art?

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Question 16 16. What is a medium in art?

Question 17 17. Which of the following are common media in art?

Question 18 18. What is a major difference between the media of marble and bronze?

Question 19 19. Why is the medium important?

Question 20 20. What is the difference between oil paint and tempera?

Understanding the Study of Western Art Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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