Art & Architecture of Pompeii & Herculaneum - Quiz & Worksheet


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In what style were most domestic homes of Pompeii and Herculaneum built?

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1. What type(s) of artwork are found at Pompeii and Herculaneum?

2. What artistic/architectural features were present in ancient Roman fora?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz/worksheet combo will help you see what you know about the arts and architecture of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Artistic features of these two historic cities and the style of houses built within them are topics you need to know in order to pass the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Go through this assessment to check your understanding of:

  • The main difference between Pompeii's Forum and the Basilica
  • Modern day structures that serve the same purpose as Pompeii's Amphitheater
  • Style of most domestic homes in Pompeii and Herculaneum
  • Types of artwork found in Pompeii and Herculaneum

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on arts in Pompeii and Herculaneum
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about artistic features that were present in ancient Roman fora
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about structures and styles that were on display around Pompeii and Herculaneum

Additional Learning

You can review more topics by using the lesson called Art & Architecture of Pompeii & Herculaneum. This lesson lets you:

  • Review social prestige during this time
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