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English 10- World Literature (Unit9-The Paradox of Riches)

These are from the program A Beka Book by Pensacola Christian College
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What is a type of painting which portrays ordinary objects such as fruit or flowers?
Still life
Who painted "My Gems"?
William Harnett
Who painted "Bouquet of Lilacs"?
Edouard Manet
What is a truth expressed in the form of an apparent contradiction?
Paradox
Who wrote "Ilyas"?
Leo Tolstoy
Who was Ilyas and his wife's neighbor?
Muhammad Shah
Who wrote "The Mansion"?
Henry van Dyke
What was John Weightman's occupation?
Banker
Why did John Weightman have a shack in heaven?
Because those were all the materials he sent up there.
Who painted "Flower Still Life"?
Rachel Ruysch
What is a reference to mythology, history, or a literary work?
Allusion
Who wrote "Contentment"?
Oliver Wendell Holmes
What literary devise is used in "Contentment"?
Satire
Who wrote "Christian Perfection"?
William Law
What is the theme of "Christian Perfection"?
Colossians 3:1
Who wrote "The Silver Mine"?
Selma Lagerlof
In the "Silver Mine," what did the king want from the people?
Money
In what country did the "Silver Mine" take place?
Sweden
In the "Silver Mine," how many men discovered the mine?
Five
What country is Selma Lagerlof from?
Sweden
In the "Silver Mine," who became drunk and died?
Innkeeper-Sten Stensson
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"?
The parson
In the "Silver Mine," who killed his brother and was going to be hanged?
Olaf Svard
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"?
Henri Fantin-Latour
Who wrote "The Brothers"?
Bjornstjerne Bjornson
What country was Bjornstjerne Bjornson from?
Norway
In the "Brothers," what were the two brother's names?
Baard and Anders
What initially caused the dissension between the two brothers?
Gold watch
Who painted "Dahlias in a Vase of Delft"?
Paul Cezanne
Who was the main person in "Acres of Diamonds"?
Ali Hafed
Who said a diamond is a congealed drop of sunlight?
The priest
How did Ali Hafed die?
He drowned himself