|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The very act of ____________ something new casts it as something new and beautiful.
2. Many people fear being photographed because they fear the camera's ___________ of their looks.
3. The preference in question #154 is actually used as the very definition of modern __________, according to Sontag.
4. An audience cares about the subject being photographed, yet wants little to do with the _______________.
5. Yet, photographs ________ what we often see more, according to the chapter.
(d) "Listen to."
6. Sontag seems stereotype inscrutable Chinese values, smacking of the anti-Chinese ____________ in her time.
7. Some theorize that photography allows the artist to capture __________ during an off-guard moment.
8. The photographic __________ need not capture or immortalize transient defects, as it was now seen in society.
9. Paintings, however accurate or realistic, are not the object, but a ___________ of that object.
10. Photography requires dissociative __________ when the person is photographing an item or object.
11. In later times, photography came to be viewed as an art, then as a high art, and today it is esteemed as a modern __________.
(a) High art.
(b) Young art.
(d) Rich art.
12. Who invited Antonioni to make a film about the Chinese life and its culture?
(a) No one.
(b) Italian government.
(c) United States government.
(d) Chinese government.
13. Most continue to claim that photography is entirely _________, according to the research of Sontag.
14. Both painting and photography share a devotion to traditional __________ within their finished pieces.
15. A photograph is reliable as it is contrived through a __________, hence putatively reliable, process.
Short Answer Questions
1. Or is photography a ________ using an incidentally mimetic process, as referenced by Sontag in the book?
2. ___________ often reveal beauty that is not normally seen, according to Sontag in this chapter.
3. In China, photography is subsumed by the state _______________ apparatus, according to the book's findings.
4. It becomes imperative, in order to avoid cliche, to constantly be discovering new sources of ___________.
5. Collecting photographs is easy. What is NOT one of the reasons for the ease of collecting photographs, according to this chapter?
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