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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2: Appendix 5.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is known about the substance being tested as of the year the experiment is performed?
(a) It alters one's mental state, but often induces anxiety or panic.
(b) It can have serious or even fatal side effects, but only in a very small percentage of people who use it.
(c) It can alter the subject's mental state without any noticeable side effects.
(d) It is only safe to use in small doses.
2. What development contributed greatly, according to the author, to pageantry and theatrical spectacle?
(b) Artificial lighting.
(c) Mass production of clothing and jewelry.
(d) Widespread literacy.
3. Which of these is NOT an example given by the author of great nature art?
(a) Eighteen inches of a bamboo stem with its leaves.
(b) Finches in a bush.
(c) A spray of blossoming plum.
(d) A mountain stream seen from the brush.
4. What is the subject of most of La Tour's paintings?
(a) Women performing daily tasks.
(b) Still-life images of fruit and flowers.
(c) Landscapes and nature.
(d) An object seen by the light of a single candle.
5. How was the drug typically used up until the 1950s?
(a) In religious ceremonies.
(b) Recreationally, and in religious ceremonies.
(c) To sedate those with psychiatric problems.
Short Answer Questions
1. What topic does the author explore in Appendix 2?
2. Which physiological system's tissues are more "vulnerable," according to the author, than the others?
3. The substance produced by the breakdown of adrenaline mimics the effect of what psychological disorder?
4. How does the author describe La Tour as a person?
5. How did "pyrotechny" begin in Europe, according to the author?
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