Course World Cultures II
Test Week 9 Quiz 8 (40 pts)
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Instructions This quiz covers Chapters 35 and 36. This course has similar weekly quizzes in weeks 2-11. This quiz has ten questions (5 per chapter) drawn from a large question pool; each question is worth four points. The questions are based on last week’s reading assignment, so it normally is wise to take this quiz early in this week while that reading is fresh in mind.
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  • Question 1

4 out of 4 points

According to Freud, how have civilizations failed humans?
Selected Answer:  

Not controlling aggression

Correct Answer:  

Not controlling aggression

  • Question 2

4 out of 4 points

Why in the 1915 “0,10” exhibition did Malevich replace the area reserved for religious icons with his Black Square?
Selected Answer:  

To represent the void of religious feeling

Correct Answer:  

To represent the void of religious feeling

  • Question 3

4 out of 4 points

Why did Virginia Woolf disapprove of Joyce’s Ulysses?
Selected Answer:  

Working-class focus

Correct Answer:  

Working-class focus

  • Question 4

4 out of 4 points

Why did the Nazi government ban Erich Maria Remarque’s novel All Quiet on the Western Front?
Selected Answer:  

Too antimilitaristic

Correct Answer:  

Too antimilitaristic

  • Question 5

4 out of 4 points

In The Lugubrious Game, why does Dali position a grasshopper under his self-portrait’s nose?
Selected Answer:  

Dali was terrified of grasshoppers

Correct Answer:  

Dali was terrified of grasshoppers

  • Question 6

4 out of 4 points

What types of subjects did William Carlos Williams use for his poems?
Selected Answer:  

Commonplace, everyday

Correct Answer:  

Commonplace, everyday

  • Question 7

4 out of 4 points

Who coined the phrase “Jazz Age” to describe 1920s America?
Selected Answer:  

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Correct Answer:  

F. Scott Fitzgerald

  • Question 8

4 out of 4 points

Why did Charles Steeler title his painting of the Ford factory Classical Landscape?
Selected Answer:  

The factory evokes classical Greek and Roman architecture

Correct Answer:  

The factory evokes classical Greek and Roman architecture

  • Question 9

4 out of 4 points

According to W. E. B. Du Bois, what major problem did African Americans face at the turn of the century?
Selected Answer:  

Double-consciousness of self

Correct Answer:  

Double-consciousness of self

  • Question 10

4 out of 4 points

Why did Hollywood, CA, become the center of the movie industry?
Selected Answer:  

Abundant inexpensive land

Correct Answer:  

Abundant inexpensive land