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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Photographs do not create ___________ but they reinforce existing morality, according to Sontag.
2. Whitman believed humanity was welded together in _________________ instead of separated from each other.
3. Surrealism seeks to document and to reconnoiter ___________, much in the same way that photography does.
4. Photographs now impose standards of art, culture, and ________ in the world, according to this chapter.
5. The camera can be used to intrude a form of _______ into leisure, within some cultures.
6. Some photographers are ___________, seeking to document and visually examine the world.
7. Whitman wanted people to begin to see that they needed to accept the _________ within the society.
8. Photography often makes the photographer incapable of _____________ - one can either document or do something else.
(c) Closing their eyes.
9. In his photographs, Steichen gave ___________ material importance according to Sontag.
10. Photography, like other surrealist arts, is itself ___________ and yet it is transitory, according to Sontag.
(d) Frozen in time.
11. The FSA project took pictures of __________ groups living in rural areas and experiencing rural problems.
(a) High income.
(b) Low income.
12. Whitman strove to argue that the world should be seen as a ______________ whole, welded together.
13. What kind of photographer is interested in the picturesque when he/she is taking photographs?
(c) South American.
14. Alfred Stieglitz produced photographs which supported Whitman's ideas, termed euphoric _____________.
15. What kind of takeover did photography's influence lead to, according to Sontag?
Short Answer Questions
1. Photographers sought to illustrate ____________in discord, or a polity among banal and trivial subjects.
2. The project with the FSA was enormously influential in depicting to America the __________ face of man and his struggles.
3. As a result of being considered to be documentation, photographs yield a _______ that no other art form can yield.
4. Photography idealizes subjects and makes ________ of people who are in the photographs.
5. Like surrealism, photography is often about ________ poverty and wealth in its contents or its themes.
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