Unit 4 review

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Which list represents the steps for analyzing visual art?
view, focus, observe, conclude
The slit drum began its life in Central Africa, in the region where Sudan and the Congo share a frontier, and it would have been part of the court orchestra of a powerful chief... The flanks of the drum have been carved to different thicknesses, so that a skilled drummer with a traditional drumstick can produce at least two tones and as many as four distinct pitches.
How would adding an audio version of what a slit drum sounds like enhance the listener's experience of this part of the text?
It would make the listener more able to feel the same emotions as the people who had heard the drums in the past.
What is the subject of both the painting and the poem?
the laborers involved in the corn harvest
When I turned fifteen, my uncle bought me a model rocket. I was skeptical at first, thinking it was a toy for a kid. But my uncle explained that it contained everything needed for a real launch, from an engine to a parachute.



How does the image enhance the paragraph?
by identifying the parts of the rocket
In "Landscape with the Fall of Icarus," Williams describes the scene in a painting. How does Auden treat the same subject in "Musée des Beaux Arts"?
Auden offers multiple examples of people ignoring momentous events.
All European visitors were struck by the Oba's position as both the spiritual and the secular head of the kingdom, and the Benin brass plaques are principally concerned with praising him.What context clue provides an antonym for the word secular?
spiritual"
What details can be observed in the painting? Check all that apply.
injured men
an unclean floor
dazed expressions
If you wanted to sail, it was impossible to keep a precise record of time. And at sea, if you can't tell the time, you don't know how far east or west you are. It is relatively easy to calculate latitude - your distance north or south of the equator - by measuring the height of the Sun above the horizon at noon; but this won't let you calculate longitude - your position east or west.Which statement best describes how the image reinforces the text?
The image aids readers' understanding of key concepts.
When a writer does not know who performed the action in a sentence, the writer can still write a grammatically correct sentence by
using the passive voice
Read the paragraph.
Students enrolled in Physics 101 were asked to assemble wooden cars to demonstrate the principles of friction. The cars began as uniform kits, each containing a four-inch block of wood, four wheels, and two metal rods. Students carved, assembled, painted, and embellished their creations. In the end, there was an impressive line-up of mini racers with sleek, sanded bodies. They represented every color of the rainbow, with racing stripes and lightning bolts adorning many
to describe students' cars to help readers visualize them
to describe students' cars to help readers visualize them
An author's viewpoint is the way in which he or she
Perceives a topic
A writer sometimes chooses to end a sentence with a preposition because doing so makes the sentence more
Clear
Which quotation from A History of the World in 100 Objects best reveals the cultural significance of the Benin plaque
All European visitors were struck by the Oba's position as both the spiritual and the secular head of the kingdom, and the Benin brass plaques are principally concerned with praising him
The _____significance of an object is what the object reveals about the daily life, beliefs, interests, and customs of a society during a specific time period.
Cultural
This suffragette coin stands for all those who fought for the right to vote. Recent objects have been about nineteenth-century mass production and mass consumption - this one is about the rise of mass political engagement.
To add emphasis to the idea that this object is different than other recent objects discussed, an audio version of this text could have a
before "this one is about
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