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Which of the following thenes represents the interior decorative program of Santa Sabina

grape harvesting and wine production

Which of the following in an architechtural element found in Santan Sabina

timbered ceiling

The Rossano gospels is the earliest illuminated mauscript that contains illusatrations of which of the following?

New testament

The representation of Nahor seen in the scene of Rebecca and Eliezer at the wellfrom the Vienna Genesis uses which of the following conventions

Roman pictorial convention

The representation of a bearded Christ form the Rossano Gospels clearly indicates this work was made in which of the folllowing centuries

6th century

Who was the founder of the NEw rome of the east


Which of the following features is of Byzantine orgin and was necer incorporated in San Vitate


The dome of the Hagia Sophia is supported by?


The medium used for the icon of the Virgin and Child between St Theodore and St George is which of the following


Theodora's presences in the mosiac program of San Vitale indicates her importance and unique position within the court of Justinian. The three magi on the border of her dress represents

belongs in the elevated company

The flight of Byzantine scholars in 1453 introduced the study of classical Greek into Italy. Why?

the fall of Byzantium

What region did Byzantium Christianize


The prescence of which figures in the mosiac progrma support this theme

Christ and Justinian

The images and symbols found in the santuary form San Vitale express the single theme of

Christs redemption of humanity

The momastic movement began in what country in the third century


It is said that the Ascension from the Rabbaa Gospels is not an illustration of the Gospels but ather illumination

the presence of the Virgin

Where would a squinch be found

supporting a dome

In place of images the iconoclasts used only symbolic forms already familiar in the Early Christian ARt

vacant Throne of God

Basil 1 undertook the repair of the damge done during the iconoclasm

by dedicating a new mosiac in Hagia Sophia

The dome on the Katholikon, Hosios Loukas is forme by


The image of Christ os the Pantkrator refers to him as

the last judge

Whose relics were obtained form Egypt for venice

st mark

Based on this theme what does this panel commemorate

the divine right to rule

Which of the following figures would support Williams right to rule?

the pantokrator

The emotional impact of the LAmination over the dead christ is found,. Which two figures supports this

Mary and John

Which of the following events changed the fortunes of Byzantium in the late period

the Seljuk Turks captured most of Anatolia

What accounts for the Fragmentary knowledge of Byzantine art prior to the ninth century

The iconoclasm

When islam arose who were peripheral to the Byzantine and persian empires


What was the Hegira

Muhammads flight form Mecca

How is the interior space difened in the muslim world

by having no interior walls

Muslims worship allah directly however, during communal gatherings, the imam would stand on a stepped pulpit or


The coming of the new religion to Jerusalem, a city sacred to both jews and christions, was marked by

the dome of the rock

The vault in the hall of the two sisters is meant to symbolize

the dome of heaven

Siana was court architect to suleyman the magnificant, which was one of his greates achievements

mosque of Selim 2

The structural foundation of the Great Mosque of Damascus owes much to the architecture of the grecco roman east

roman precinct walls

Which of the folliing is bulit over the spot Muhammad assended from heaven

Doem of the Rock

Which would never appear in ornamental writting of the Koran

stylized floral forms

unification texts in islamic korans found in european manuscripts


7th century capital of islam transferred


positons of all mosques point


hypostyle mosque reflects

it is Muhammads house in Medina

The Saminid mausoleum form Bukhara

dome on a cube form

The great mosque at cordaba has a hypostyle prayer hall


10th century Caliph al Hakam 2


Purityof writting is purity of the soul


Mamluks means


The ottomans developed a new style

geometric and formalistic

umayad palaces

Roman influences

The abbasids overthrew


The sacred book of islam is koran recitations

Archangel Gabriel

not part of Mesoamerica


division of labor affect mesoamerica

created hiearchy

olmes would convene for ritual observatations at

san lorenzo an la venta

cosmopolitan charater of Teotihuacan

the citys diverse population

giant olmec heads


olmec carved and polished ax-shaped forms


west mexian tombs wher filled

deep shafts with chambers at the base

found in all mesoamerican cultures

ball courts

urabn plan of teotihuacan

hellenistic and roman city planning

maya architexture signify

power of ruler

mesoamerican mexican pre classic perion

200 bce-ce 300

economic base of mesoamerican mexico

culivation of maize

chronology of mesoamerica


temple tikal

tomb of ruler beneath it

ceramic figures form jaina

scene of everyday life

mother culutre


corbelled vaulting


site did aztec visit


typical mayan art and architexture

creation of huge ceremonial centers

feathered serpent


stie not located in south america

chichen itza

adena and mississippian cultures

burial and temple mounds

Murals found in prehistoric pueblos

aprits associated with agriculture fertility

Southwest kiva

a large circular semi-subterranean structure

chavin iconography

via portable media

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