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  1. a The 20th-century master of the fresco technique who created the work Mixtec Culture is:
    a. Raphael.
    b. Diego Rivera.
    c. Pablo Picasso.
    d. Georges Braque.
    e. Frida Kahlo.
  2. b A black-and-white photograph of a scene eliminates the hues and intensities of the scene's colors but captures the ________ of the colors.
    a. pigments
    b. chromas
    c. harmonies
    d. Values
    e. All of these answers are correct.
  3. c Pen and ink was the favorite sketching medium of ________, one of the greatest draftsmen of the 17th century.
    a. Lippi
    b. All of these answers are correct.
    c. Rembrandt
    d. Degas
    e. Picasso

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. By the 1950s, this new synthetic paint would challenge oils as the principal painting medium. What is it?
    a. Gouache
    b. Acrylic
    c. Encaustic
    d. Tempera
    e. Collage
  2. The work of Sol LeWitt can best be described as:
    a. pointillist.
    b. cubist.
    c. gestural.
    d. impressionistic.
    e. conceptual.
  3. Drawing attention to an area by contrasting dark and light is one way of demonstrating
    a. rhythm and texture.
    b. symmetry and asymmetry.
    c. emphasis and subordination.
    d. scale and proportion.
    e. None of these answers is correct.
  4. The vanishing point in Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper is:
    a. at the exact center of the picture.
    b. just behind the head of the figure of Jesus.
    c. on the horizon line.
    d. all of these: at the exact center of the picture, just behind the head of the figure of Jesus, and on the horizon line.
    e. None of these answers is correct.
  5. What are the two main differences between prints and most other forms of art?
    a. Prints are always machine-made and relatively inexpensive.
    b. Prints are copies of works of art and don't involve artists in the production process.
    c. Prints have very little resale value and are a poor investment for collectors.
    Right d. Prints are made using an indirect process and this process results in multiples of the same image.
    e. None of these answers is correct.

5 True/False Questions

  1. dWhich of the following media is the most common of all drawing media?
    a. Conté crayon
    b. Graphite pencil
    c. Pen and ink
    d. Pastel
    e. Metalpoint

          

  2. eWhich artist uses light itself as the main material and whose work increases our awareness of light as a presence in the world?
    a. Flor Garduño
    b. Joseph Wright
    c. Joseph Albers
    d. James Turrell
    e. Claude Monet

          

  3. aA rubber stamp creates what type of print?
    a. Lithograph
    b. Silkscreen
    c. Relief
    d. Intaglio
    e. None of these answers is correct.

          

  4. eEdgar Degas drew a grid over his study of a dancer in order to:
    a. None of these answers is correct.
    b. double-check the dancer's proportions.
    c. make sure the figure would fit on the page.
    d. suggest that the dancer is being viewed through a window.
    e. make the drawing easier to copy.

          

  5. dEdgar Degas drew a grid over his study of a dancer in order to:
    a. None of these answers is correct.
    b. double-check the dancer's proportions.
    c. make sure the figure would fit on the page.
    d. suggest that the dancer is being viewed through a window.
    e. make the drawing easier to copy.

          

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