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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Photography, like other surrealist arts, is itself ___________ and yet it is transitory, according to Sontag.
(c) Frozen in time.
2. Edward Steichen photographed __________ objects to demonstrate technique and insight within photography.
3. The camera can be used to intrude a form of _______ into leisure, within some cultures.
4. The FSA program seems to indicate that when you photograph an object, you can _____________.
(a) Understand it.
(b) Believe in it.
(c) Expose it.
(d) Change it.
5. Some photographers are _________, seeking to clarify or to identify a world vision.
6. Photography yields to viewers _____________ to look and to act as a sort of voyeur without repercussion.
(a) A need.
(c) A push.
(d) A desire.
7. In his photographs, Steichen gave ___________ material importance according to Sontag.
8. What was the profession or the career choice for Whitman during his time in the world?
(b) Chemical engineer.
9. _____________ often use cameras and practice photography as a method of certifying their travel experience.
10. What kind of takeover did photography's influence lead to, according to Sontag?
11. Alfred Stieglitz produced photographs which supported Whitman's ideas, termed euphoric _____________.
12. Arbus simply strove to present the subjects of her photographs as ____________ to the viewers.
13. What movement is capricious and inadvertent, according to Sontag?
14. In relation to sexuality, the very act of photography infers a perverse ________________.
15. Arbus presented her subjects as ______________ who were a part of the universal, the opposite of Whitman's ideas.
Short Answer Questions
1. American photographers feel the country is simply too _______ to be understood - instead it must simply be catalogued.
2. Whitman strove to argue that the world should be seen as a ______________ whole, welded together.
3. Surrealism seeks to document and to reconnoiter ___________, much in the same way that photography does.
4. Unlike what the previous parts of the chapter say, Sontag goes on to say that photography can inform ____________.
5. People with _________ are more likely to have cameras than people who do not have them.
This section contains 369 words
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