On Beauty and Being Just Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

Elaine Scarry
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 113 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the On Beauty and Being Just Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through On Beauty and Being Fair.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What classic philosopher did Scarry quote to illustrate the link between beauty and justice?
(a) Aristophanes.
(b) Ariadne.
(c) Augustine.
(d) Aurelius.

2. What is an important part of Scarry's ideal world?
(a) The clouds.
(b) The weather.
(c) The sky.
(d) The rain.

3. What did Euripides describe in detail?
(a) Assembly halls.
(b) Churches.
(c) Huts.
(d) Ships.

4. What does Scarry say is the first form of art replication?
(a) Dreaming.
(b) Image.
(c) Touch.
(d) Vision.

5. What is "The Painter and His Model, Studio Interior" about?
(a) The act of painting.
(b) The cause of art.
(c) The artist's lifestyle.
(d) The beauty of nature.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does the poet who wrote about mistakes in beauty describe these mistakes?

2. When does Scarry say beauty is not sacred?

3. Who says that beauty removes us from our bodies?

4. What was Matisse's occupation?

5. Who was Wittgenstein?

(see the answer key)

This section contains 161 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the On Beauty and Being Just Lesson Plans
On Beauty and Being Just from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook