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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.
(a) Naming.
(b) Photographing.
(c) Finding.
(d) Exposing.

2. Many people fear being photographed because they fear the camera's ___________ of their looks.
(a) Destroying.
(b) Misunderstanding.
(c) Disapproval.
(d) Capturing.

3. The preference in question #154 is actually used as the very definition of modern __________, according to Sontag.
(a) Art.
(b) Literature.
(c) Society.
(d) Expansion.

4. An audience cares about the subject being photographed, yet wants little to do with the _______________.
(a) Price.
(b) Photographer.
(c) Frame.
(d) Gallery.

5. Yet, photographs ________ what we often see more, according to the chapter.
(a) "Believe."
(b) "See."
(c) "Understand."
(d) "Listen to."

6. Sontag seems stereotype inscrutable Chinese values, smacking of the anti-Chinese ____________ in her time.
(a) Rhetoric.
(b) Understanding.
(c) Feelings.
(d) Movement.

7. Some theorize that photography allows the artist to capture __________ during an off-guard moment.
(a) Evil.
(b) Goodness.
(c) Truth.
(d) Reality.

8. The photographic __________ need not capture or immortalize transient defects, as it was now seen in society.
(a) Portrait.
(b) Album.
(c) Family.
(d) Landscape.

9. Paintings, however accurate or realistic, are not the object, but a ___________ of that object.
(a) Design.
(b) Shadow.
(c) Rendering.
(d) Guess.

10. Photography requires dissociative __________ when the person is photographing an item or object.
(a) Seeing.
(b) Memory.
(c) Understanding.
(d) Touches.

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.
(c) Travesty.
(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.
(a) Truthful.
(b) Incomplete.
(c) Peaceful.
(d) Innocent.

14. Both painting and photography share a devotion to traditional __________ within their finished pieces.
(a) Drama.
(b) Audiences.
(c) Subjects.
(d) Books.

15. A photograph is reliable as it is contrived through a __________, hence putatively reliable, process.
(a) Effective.
(b) Solid.
(c) Technological.
(d) Mechanical.

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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