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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 do schizophrenics share with other psychotics, according to the author?
(a) They have the same symptoms, but schizophrenics experience them to a greater extent.
(b) They have the same symptoms, but schizophrenics experience them to a lesser extent.
(c) They share the same symptoms, and the intensity of those symptoms is about equal.
(d) They don't share the same symptoms, but they share the same illness and brain dysfunction.
2. How does the author describe La Tour as a person?
(a) Generous and hard-working.
(b) Hard, avaricious, and proud.
(c) Humble, wise, and meek.
(d) Gruff but kind.
3. The first painter mentioned in Appendix IV was the appointed artist to the king of what nation?
4. Who is the first painter mentioned in Appendix IV?
(d) La Tour.
5. Gericault's portrait of a young boy and study of a naked man are both displayed, according to the author, in what museum?
(a) The National Gallery.
(b) The Louvre.
(c) The Museum of Fine Arts.
(d) The Metropolitan Museum.
Short Answer Questions
1. The author compares schizophrenics to which of Sheol's beings?
2. What is the subject of most of La Tour's paintings?
3. How did Carlyle feel when he walked down a crowded street?
4. Gericault claimed that when he started to paint a woman, it turned into what?
5. What did Gericault use as a model for the people in "Raft of the Medusa"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What literary allusions does the author make near the end of Appendix 6 regarding schizophrenics?
2. According to the author, in what state do schizophrenics spend most of their time?
3. According to the author, how did La Tour feel about "theatrical effects" in his paintings?
4. What is the difference between Western and Eastern art, as stated in Appendix 5?
5. According to the author in Appendix 6, how are the doors of Heaven and Hell opened for the living?
6. According to the author, what is unique about "Raft of the Medusa," artistically speaking?
7. How does the author introduce Georges de La Tour in Appendix 4?
8. To what does the author compare the world inhabited by schizophrenics in Appendix 6?
9. What phrase does the author use to describe Gericault at the beginning of Appendix 7, and what does it mean?
10. How can a state similar to schizophrenia be deliberately induced?
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