English 10- World Literature (Unit9-The Paradox of Riches)
These are from the program A Beka Book by Pensacola Christian College
What is a type of painting which portrays ordinary objects such as fruit or flowers?
Who painted "My Gems"?
Who painted "Bouquet of Lilacs"?
What is a truth expressed in the form of an apparent contradiction?
Who wrote "Ilyas"?
Who was Ilyas and his wife's neighbor?
Who wrote "The Mansion"?
Henry van Dyke
What was John Weightman's occupation?
Why did John Weightman have a shack in heaven?
Because those were all the materials he sent up there.
Who painted "Flower Still Life"?
What is a reference to mythology, history, or a literary work?
Who wrote "Contentment"?
Oliver Wendell Holmes
What literary devise is used in "Contentment"?
Who wrote "Christian Perfection"?
What is the theme of "Christian Perfection"?
Who wrote "The Silver Mine"?
In the "Silver Mine," what did the king want from the people?
In what country did the "Silver Mine" take place?
In the "Silver Mine," how many men discovered the mine?
What country is Selma Lagerlof from?
In the "Silver Mine," who became drunk and died?
In the "Silver Mine," who killed himself because he sold his share of the money?
Israel Per Persson
Who was the hero in the "Silver Mine"?
In the "Silver Mine," who killed his brother and was going to be hanged?
Name the story and who said it: "The kingdom is better served with men than with money."
"The Silver Mine" and the king said it.
Who wrote "The Cobbler and the Rich Man"?
Jean de la Fontaine
Who was a French author famous for his verse fables?
Jean de la Fontaine
Who painted "Flowers and Fruit"?
Who wrote "The Brothers"?
What country was Bjornstjerne Bjornson from?
In the "Brothers," what were the two brother's names?
Baard and Anders
What initially caused the dissension between the two brothers?
Who painted "Dahlias in a Vase of Delft"?
Who was the main person in "Acres of Diamonds"?
Who said a diamond is a congealed drop of sunlight?
How did Ali Hafed die?
He drowned himself