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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Image-World.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Like modern art, according to Sontag, photography lowers ___________ in those who view it.
2. However, photography can also make truly beautiful things seem _________, according to Sontag.
3. Photography, like other surrealist arts, is itself ___________ and yet it is transitory, according to Sontag.
(a) Frozen in time.
4. Photography idealizes subjects and makes ________ of people who are in the photographs.
5. A photograph can only convey ____________of something, but gives no real information about the subject.
(a) A word.
(b) A sense.
(c) A picture.
(d) A shape.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whitman sought in his work to find _____________ between the differences which exist.
2. Some photographers are ___________, seeking to document and visually examine the world.
3. Balzac was one of many philosophers who believed that photographs are somehow permanently invasive of the process of ________.
4. In later times, photography came to be viewed as an art, then as a high art, and today it is esteemed as a modern __________.
5. Photographs appropriate place and identity by the act of _________ reproduction, according to Sontag.
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