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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Melancholy Objects.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Whitman's idea was to look beyond the idea of __________ and of ugliness to see more in the world.
2. A photograph can only convey ____________of something, but gives no real information about the subject.
(a) A shape.
(b) A sense.
(c) A word.
(d) A picture.
3. Photographers sought to illustrate ____________in discord, or a polity among banal and trivial subjects.
4. What was the profession or the career choice for Whitman during his time in the world?
(b) Chemical engineer.
5. Photography also establishes what is allowable as an object of ____________, according to Sontag.
Short Answer Questions
1. Camera use is especially pronounced in tourists who come from cultures that stress activity and ______________.
2. With the help of captions, photographs can be made to speak, but the caption is obviously ____________.
3. Photography is a ___________ experience because cameras are cheap, readily available, and easy to use.
4. Whitman wanted others to realize that the _____________ was a part of the universal.
5. Some photographers are ___________, seeking to document and visually examine the world.
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