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37 terms
Humanities 101
The Creation of Adam
The Swing
The Oath of Horatii
Liberty Leading the People
Michaelangelo... The Italian Renaissance
Jean Honore Fragonard... Racoco
Jacques-Louis David... Neoclassicism
Delacroix... Romanticism
The Creation of Adam
Michaelangelo... The Italian Renaissance
The Swing
Jean Honore Fragonard... Racoco
55 terms
Humanities 101
Heinrich Schliemann
Michael Ventris
Cleisthenes
Leonidas
Discovered Troy in Turkey. He ravaged the site so that he cou…
English linguist and architect who deciphered Linear B and sh…
made athenian assembly-law making body, granted some citizens…
king of Sparta and hero of the battle of Thermopylae where he…
Heinrich Schliemann
Discovered Troy in Turkey. He ravaged the site so that he cou…
Michael Ventris
English linguist and architect who deciphered Linear B and sh…
72 terms
Humanities 101
Dante writes in
Dante lives in the
Three
Terza Rima
vernacular for the common people
late part of Middle Ages
Sacred Number in Dante
Three lines in Poetry
Dante writes in
vernacular for the common people
Dante lives in the
late part of Middle Ages
21 terms
humanities 101
cosmology
cosmogony
orientalism
implicit
study of universe as a whole
ogony sounds like originate... study of the start of the univ…
way the West contextualizes (thinks of) the East
whats implied
cosmology
study of universe as a whole
cosmogony
ogony sounds like originate... study of the start of the univ…
54 terms
Humanities 101
What was the earliest Burial Complex f…
Which Pharaoh's tomb was left intact g…
The earliest known writing is called?
What does the term "Prehistory" mean?
Amastaba
King Tut
Cuniform
Before Written History
What was the earliest Burial Complex f…
Amastaba
Which Pharaoh's tomb was left intact g…
King Tut
165 terms
Humanities 101
Sphinx
Imperial Rome
Akhenaton
Julius Caeser
Egypt's Guardians of Tombs
27BCE-337CE
Husband of Nefertities, assassinated for trying to establish…
Crosses the river Rubicon and saves Rome.
Sphinx
Egypt's Guardians of Tombs
Imperial Rome
27BCE-337CE
34 terms
Humanities 101
Gregorian chant/ plainchant
Monophonic
Polyphonic
Sol-fa system
monophonic, unaccompanied sacred song of the western Roman Ca…
single melody line; horizontal not verticle
more than one note, many/ different melodies/tones
music notation on a lined staff—repeated notes (do, re, mi, f…
Gregorian chant/ plainchant
monophonic, unaccompanied sacred song of the western Roman Ca…
Monophonic
single melody line; horizontal not verticle
21 terms
Humanities 101
Paleolithic cave paintings were NOT in…
Reflects the changed thinking regardin…
Why do Paleolithic female figurines va…
Implying a community's sense of histor…
Commemorate the dead buried in caves
Discovery of Chauvet Cave
Females played a central role in the culture
Human bodies and skulls
Paleolithic cave paintings were NOT in…
Commemorate the dead buried in caves
Reflects the changed thinking regardin…
Discovery of Chauvet Cave
133 terms
Humanities 101 Test 2
Minoan... Bull-leaping scene , from the p…
Minoan... Earth Goddess with Snakes... from…
Mycenaean... Citadel of Mycenae, Greece,…
Mycenaean... Lion Gate, Citadel of Mycena…
Minoan... Bull-leaping scene , from the p…
Minoan... Earth Goddess with Snakes... from…
58 terms
Humanities 101
paleolithic
Chavet cave
Neolithic
megalith
old stone age, people were nomadic and controlled by their en…
a large quantity of cave painting has been found here in exce…
people settled into villages and learned animal husbandry and…
an upright roughly cut stone slab
paleolithic
old stone age, people were nomadic and controlled by their en…
Chavet cave
a large quantity of cave painting has been found here in exce…
23 terms
Humanities 101
Haydn
Mozart
neo classical art
Beethoven
Invented Quartet, hired by wealthy family
child prodigy, worked for dad
fabrics, photographic
expanded the symphony, bridge between classic and romantic
Haydn
Invented Quartet, hired by wealthy family
Mozart
child prodigy, worked for dad
44 terms
Humanities 101
Punic Wars
Romulus and Remus
Gaul
Julius Caesar, Pompey, Crassus
What is the name of the battles fought between Rome and Carth…
Mars is the father of these famous Roman brothers
When Caesar conquered this territory, as many as 1 million pe…
Name the 3 men in the First Triumvirate.
Punic Wars
What is the name of the battles fought between Rome and Carth…
Romulus and Remus
Mars is the father of these famous Roman brothers
26 terms
Humanities 101
Zeus
Hera
Poseidon
Hades
Jupiter. Ruler of Earth and Sky, most powerful God. Lightning…
Juno. Goddess of families/marriage. Peacock
Neptune. Ruler of Seas and giver of horses. Trident
Pluto. Ruler of the underworld (God of the undead). 3 headed…
Zeus
Jupiter. Ruler of Earth and Sky, most powerful God. Lightning…
Hera
Juno. Goddess of families/marriage. Peacock
112 terms
Humanities 101
Van Gogh
3 classifications of subject in art
portrait
frontal portrait
impasto - using lots of paint to create texture / post-impres…
Portrait, still life, landscape
representation of a person, animal, or group of people... may be…
image shows both sides of the face
Van Gogh
impasto - using lots of paint to create texture / post-impres…
3 classifications of subject in art
Portrait, still life, landscape
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Humanities 101
Modernism
Postmodernism
Art of Alteration
Cubism
Retrospectively applied, to the wide range of experimental an…
After World War II, Modernism began to merge with consumer cu…
Through post-impressionism, artist started with the familiar…
Artist depicted drastically fragmented objects, sometimes sho…
Modernism
Retrospectively applied, to the wide range of experimental an…
Postmodernism
After World War II, Modernism began to merge with consumer cu…
30 terms
Humanities 101
Emphasis:
Unity & Variety
Balance
symmetrical balance
the focus-main idea-what "grabs" your attention within the wo…
unity is using different formal elements in a work of art tha…
how the weight of the elements are placed with the compositio…
when the weight of the elements are evenly placed within the…
Emphasis:
the focus-main idea-what "grabs" your attention within the wo…
Unity & Variety
unity is using different formal elements in a work of art tha…
46 terms
Humanities 101
Nostos
Time
Aidos
Aischron
A journey home
honor(measurable by stuff, tangible)
a sense of shame
dishonorable/ contemptible
Nostos
A journey home
Time
honor(measurable by stuff, tangible)
352 terms
Humanities 101
Why does it matter what literary perio…
T.S. Eliot's 'The Waste Land' is a cru…
What is often considered the first wor…
In what period did the novel really be…
1. Most literature always responds, at least in part, to prev…
Modernism.
Beowulf
The Victorian era
Why does it matter what literary perio…
1. Most literature always responds, at least in part, to prev…
T.S. Eliot's 'The Waste Land' is a cru…
Modernism.
214 terms
Humanities 101 Final
India
Sunni
Boethius
Mecca
The Taj Mahal is in what country?
The majority of Muslims belong to which group?
Whom did Theodoric execute?
The Qaaba/Ka'bah is located in what city?
India
The Taj Mahal is in what country?
Sunni
The majority of Muslims belong to which group?
12 terms
Humanities 101
Classical Period Art
Archaic Period Art
Severe Period Art
Hellenistic Period Art
Parthenon, harmony & balance. Contrappdosto
Dipylon Vase, human form w/ burial scene. Red & black
Dying Warrior of Aphaia, transitional phase
Sleeping Satyr, sculpture & eroticism
Classical Period Art
Parthenon, harmony & balance. Contrappdosto
Archaic Period Art
Dipylon Vase, human form w/ burial scene. Red & black
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Humanities 101 Exam 2
Medium
Line
Color
Composition
oil, fresco, watercolor, egg tempra, acrylic
horizontal, vertical, diagonal, real and implied, organic and…
hue (primary and secondary), value (dark/light), intensity (d…
focal area, symmetry and asymmetry, open and closed compositi…
Medium
oil, fresco, watercolor, egg tempra, acrylic
Line
horizontal, vertical, diagonal, real and implied, organic and…
143 terms
Humanities 101 Quiz 2
Plebians
Creon
Aeneid
Jocasta
The lower classes in Rome were called the
Whom does Oedipus accuse of treason?
Vergil's story about Dido is called
"No mortal man exists who knows prophetic art for your affair…
Plebians
The lower classes in Rome were called the
Creon
Whom does Oedipus accuse of treason?
107 terms
Humanities 101 Quiz 1
Cuneiform
Nomadic
Ancient Mesopotamia
Euphrates and Tigris
the first system of writing; a system of writing feature wedg…
tribes that moved from place to place as resources were deple…
"the land between the rivers"
The two rivers Ancient Mesopotamia lied between
Cuneiform
the first system of writing; a system of writing feature wedg…
Nomadic
tribes that moved from place to place as resources were deple…
Chapter 3 - Humanities 101
The ancient Egyptians called Egypt "Ke…
Nebamun is depicted in a marsh, speari…
The initial unification of Upper and L…
A religion consisting of many gods and…
d) the Nile river floods deposited black fertile soil
c) ejaculation, and thus sexual procreation
d) Predynastic
d) polytheistic
The ancient Egyptians called Egypt "Ke…
d) the Nile river floods deposited black fertile soil
Nebamun is depicted in a marsh, speari…
c) ejaculation, and thus sexual procreation
Chapter 2 - Humanities 101
Metallurgy changed the social organiza…
The wide-eyed appearance of Sumerian f…
The code of Hammurabi is engraved on t…
In art, a scene is called a synoptic v…
c) lost-wax casting
a) gazing in awe at the deity
c) celebrate his sense of justice and the wisdom of his rule
c) depicts several consecutive actions at once
Metallurgy changed the social organiza…
c) lost-wax casting
The wide-eyed appearance of Sumerian f…
a) gazing in awe at the deity
57 terms
Humanities 101
Which of the following most accurately…
How may "entertainment" and "art" be c…
Which best describes "values" as relat…
abstractions in art can serve which us…
topics which reveal or clarify values and ideas
entertainment generally attempts to appeal more to the estima…
ideas which are important to people and their quality of life
to allow for multiple valid interpretations
Which of the following most accurately…
topics which reveal or clarify values and ideas
How may "entertainment" and "art" be c…
entertainment generally attempts to appeal more to the estima…
Humanities 101- Architecture and Art
Overspecialization
Renaissance man
Interdisciplinary
sophic
studying only one field and trying to master it
the idea that one must be successful at many areas of experti…
the value of disciplines working together
left brain (wisdom + reason)
Overspecialization
studying only one field and trying to master it
Renaissance man
the idea that one must be successful at many areas of experti…
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Human 101
Human Resources
organizational structure
line organization
Line-and-staff Organization
are the people who work in a business. ... Aka Human Capital, M…
a business is a system for dividing work, authority, and resp…
a direct chain of command through levels of personnel who are…
An expanded version of a line organization is the line-and-st…
Human Resources
are the people who work in a business. ... Aka Human Capital, M…
organizational structure
a business is a system for dividing work, authority, and resp…
42 terms
Humanities 101 Exam 3
Neolithic Age
Shang Dynasty
Zhou Dynasty
Qin Dynasty
7000-1600 BCE
1600-1050 BCE
1050-256 BCE
221-206 BCE
Neolithic Age
7000-1600 BCE
Shang Dynasty
1600-1050 BCE
70 terms
Humanities 101 Exam 2
Which countries make up West India?
Which countries make up East India?
Name the three rivers that are in India
Name the four major religions of India
Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iran
Nepal and Bangladash
Indus River, Ganges River, and Brahmaputra River
Hinduism, Buddhism, Janism, and Sikhism
Which countries make up West India?
Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iran
Which countries make up East India?
Nepal and Bangladash
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Humanities 101 Exam 1
Nostos
Time
Aidos
Aischron
A journey home
honor(measurable by stuff, tangible)
a sense of shame
dishonorable/ contemptible
Nostos
A journey home
Time
honor(measurable by stuff, tangible)
145 terms
Humanities 101 study guide
Dante Aligheri
Comedy
The Divine Comedy
Virgil
Shakespeare of italy, wrote Divine Comedy
Happy ending
"Dream" of travels from hell, purgatory, and paradise
Roman poet who guided Dante in The divine comedy
Dante Aligheri
Shakespeare of italy, wrote Divine Comedy
Comedy
Happy ending
69 terms
Humanities 101 Exam 1
Sophic
Mantic
Humanities
5 Stages of Creative Process
Fact, Intellect, Reason, Logic, Tangible (Ex. Socrates)
Emotion, Intuition, Instinct, Supernatural, Faith (Ex. Jesus…
Liberal Arts + Fine Arts
1. First Insight... 2. Saturation... 3. Incubation... 4. Ah-Ha... 5. Veri…
Sophic
Fact, Intellect, Reason, Logic, Tangible (Ex. Socrates)
Mantic
Emotion, Intuition, Instinct, Supernatural, Faith (Ex. Jesus…
82 terms
Humanities 101 - Final Exam
Topics which reveal or clarify values…
Something important to people and thei…
What is required for someone to enjoy…
How may entertainment and art be consi…
"Humanities"
Value
Effort, Patience, Thought, Practice, (Prior Knowledge)
Entertainment appeals to the estimated taste of an audience
Topics which reveal or clarify values…
"Humanities"
Something important to people and thei…
Value
144 terms
Humanities 101 Quiz 2
Plebians
Creon
Aeneid
Jocasta
The lower classes in Rome were called the
Whom does Oedipus accuse of treason?
Vergil's story about Dido is called
"No mortal man exists who knows prophetic art for your affair…
Plebians
The lower classes in Rome were called the
Creon
Whom does Oedipus accuse of treason?
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Humanities 101 review
Where did the 1st human originate from
What did tribal life consist of
Members of people who travel from plac…
1st developed cities
west africa
Hunting and Gathering
Nomad
Egypt, mesopotaimia, india, china
Where did the 1st human originate from
west africa
What did tribal life consist of
Hunting and Gathering
50 terms
Humanities 101 midterm
Ka
Sargon
Tigris and Euphrates
The Hierarchy of Scale
in ancient Egyptian religion, the enduring soul or life force
leader who guided the Akkadians to conquer virtually all othe…
rivers associated with ancient Mesopotamia
refers to the pictorial convention in which the most importan…
Ka
in ancient Egyptian religion, the enduring soul or life force
Sargon
leader who guided the Akkadians to conquer virtually all othe…
32 terms
Humanities 101 - EXAM 1
Paleolithic cave pantings were NOT int…
What did the discovery of Chauvet Cave…
Why do Paleolithic female figurines va…
Implying a community's sense of histor…
Commemorate the dead buried in caves
Art did not necessarily evolve in a linear progression from i…
Females played a central role in the culture
Human bodies and skulls
Paleolithic cave pantings were NOT int…
Commemorate the dead buried in caves
What did the discovery of Chauvet Cave…
Art did not necessarily evolve in a linear progression from i…
54 terms
Humanities 101 Midterm
Dark Ages
Arete
Olympic games
when was illiad written?
Fewer people, smaller settlements, less cultivation of food... B…
a pursuit of the upper classes
Olympic games—776 B.C., showed that communal activity was mak…
725-675 B.C.
Dark Ages
Fewer people, smaller settlements, less cultivation of food... B…
Arete
a pursuit of the upper classes
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Humanities 101 FINAL
Liturgy
The biblical story of Abraham begins w…
What is the major feature of the 10 Co…
1st Commandment
Rituals of worship for any faith
The Hebrew claim to Canaan
They contain the negative word "not"
I am the Lord thy God, you shall have no strange gods before me
Liturgy
Rituals of worship for any faith
The biblical story of Abraham begins w…
The Hebrew claim to Canaan
23 terms
Humanities 101: Exam I
Theogony Date
Theogony Speaker
Genesis Author
Genesis Date
8th Century BCE
Hesiod himself
Ancient manuscripts of Genesis lack any claim of authorship
Scholars argue 6th Century BCE (Babylonian Exile) or 10th Cen…
Theogony Date
8th Century BCE
Theogony Speaker
Hesiod himself
55 terms
Humanities 101: Exam 1
Metamorphoses and Art of Love were wri…
Which Pharaoh attempted to change Egyp…
Who were the Plebians?
What is a Thespian?
Ovid.
Akkanatin.
Largest group of Roman people. Middle class.
Actor.
Metamorphoses and Art of Love were wri…
Ovid.
Which Pharaoh attempted to change Egyp…
Akkanatin.
84 terms
Humanities 101 Test #2
Folk Musical
Fairytale Musical
Show Musical
Vaudeville
Realistic setting and combine with musical numbers... -Fiddler o…
Setting is an unreal place (fantastical setting of make belie…
The music isn't part of the story... -Caberet
Very relaxed type of entertainment... -Jerome Kern: wrote and pr…
Folk Musical
Realistic setting and combine with musical numbers... -Fiddler o…
Fairytale Musical
Setting is an unreal place (fantastical setting of make belie…
70 terms
Humanities 101 Final WVU
Who was adopted by the she-wolf?... a. Ro…
Who is not an enemy of Beowulf?... a. Gre…
Who is the goddess of wisdom and of th…
There are four types of writings in th…
a. Romulus and Remus
c. Hammurabi
a. Athena
c. Surahs
Who was adopted by the she-wolf?... a. Ro…
a. Romulus and Remus
Who is not an enemy of Beowulf?... a. Gre…
c. Hammurabi
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Humanities 101. Photography
Portrait
Point and shoot
Reflex
50mm
Picture taken up rightly that usually depicts a person using…
Type of camera that is small, easy to use and cheap
Expensive type of camera that has interchangeable parts
What you can see with your eyes
Portrait
Picture taken up rightly that usually depicts a person using…
Point and shoot
Type of camera that is small, easy to use and cheap
71 terms
Humanities 101 -2
One of the complaints about pictoriali…
Baudelaire thought photography was "ar…
Who of the following took part in a fe…
The early pictorlists' approach to tre…
Emotionally Shallow
photography could record only visual records, not something o…
Dorothea Lange
subordinate details to structure
One of the complaints about pictoriali…
Emotionally Shallow
Baudelaire thought photography was "ar…
photography could record only visual records, not something o…
71 terms
Humanities 101 -2
One of the complaints about pictoriali…
Baudelaire thought photography was "ar…
Who of the following took part in a fe…
The early pictorlists' approach to tre…
Emotionally Shallow
photography could record only visual records, not something o…
Dorothea Lange
subordinate details to structure
One of the complaints about pictoriali…
Emotionally Shallow
Baudelaire thought photography was "ar…
photography could record only visual records, not something o…
41 terms
Humanities 101 - Chapter 3
agency
animism
anthropomorphism
ba
the idea that an object possesses qualities that help to effe…
the belief that the forces of nature are inhabited by living…
the practice of investing plants, animals, and natural phenom…
in ancient Egypt, an idea comparable to a person's personality
agency
the idea that an object possesses qualities that help to effe…
animism
the belief that the forces of nature are inhabited by living…
17 terms
Humanities 101 Unit 1
7 Tools for Poetry
Creative Process
Catherine de Medici
Lorenzo de Medici
Sound as a sense, denotation/connotation, metaphor/simile, al…
1st insight, saturation, incubation, ah-ha, verification
brought ballet to France
supported dance-started ballet in Italy
7 Tools for Poetry
Sound as a sense, denotation/connotation, metaphor/simile, al…
Creative Process
1st insight, saturation, incubation, ah-ha, verification
45 terms
Humanities 101 - Chapter 4
ambulatory
antiphonal
apocalypse
apse
a processional aisle around the outside of an apse in a basil…
musical form of chanting in which one side of the choir respo…
the coming of God on the day of judgement
the semicircular niche at the end of the nave of a Christian…
ambulatory
a processional aisle around the outside of an apse in a basil…
antiphonal
musical form of chanting in which one side of the choir respo…
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