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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the author say La Tour paints, at the end of Appendix 4?
(a) Cautionary tales.
(b) Divine retribution.
(c) God's immanence.
(d) Visionary experiences.
2. Upon what evidence does the author base his comparison of a schizophrenic's experiences?
(a) The stories told to him by a psychotic friend.
(b) Journal entries he wrote during his own psychotic break.
(c) Descriptions given by ancient religions.
(d) His own experience with drugs.
3. What does the author say about Millais' "Ophelia" in Appendix 5?
(a) The painter misinterpreted the Shakespearean scene he was attempting to portray.
(b) Its subject matter was too grim for it to be a good painting.
(c) It is a bad picture, but its point of view is interesting.
(d) It would be much better if the painter had made better use of color and shading.
4. From what secondary mental illness did Carlyle suffer, according to his biographer?
(b) Post-traumatic stress disorder.
(d) Multiple personality disorder.
5. What was the style of the new Art of Versailles, according to the author?
Short Answer Questions
1. According to the author, where do the mentally-ill people discussed at the beginning of Appendix 6 spend their time?
2. A mental state similar to that of schizophrenia can be induced by administering what drug?
3. What did Gericault use as a model for the people in "Raft of the Medusa"?
4. What is revealed, to the author, by Gericault's "Horse Startled by Lightning"?
5. According to the author, how did Carlyle see everything?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to the author, in what state do schizophrenics spend most of their time?
2. Of what was Carlyle constantly apprehensive or afraid?
3. What does the author say about Vuillard at the beginning of Appendix 5?
4. According to the author, what is unique about "Raft of the Medusa," artistically speaking?
5. What is unique and praiseworthy about Japanese and Chinese art, according to the author?
6. How does the author introduce Georges de La Tour in Appendix 4?
7. How can a state similar to schizophrenia be deliberately induced?
8. What phrase does the author use to describe Gericault at the beginning of Appendix 7, and what does it mean?
9. What are the types of passage that the author mentions at the end of Appendix 6?
10. What did Gericault use as models for his work, "Raft of the Medusa"?
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