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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The masters of flat-color comics are also masters of what?
(a) Idiom and meaning
(b) Purpose and surface
(c) Shading and structure
(d) Form and composition

2. Who drew Dick Tracy?
(a) Chester Gould
(b) Krystine Kryttre
(c) Carl Bark
(d) R. Crumb

3. What is the first step of art creation, the one that contains the work's content, emotions and philosophies?
(a) Structure
(b) Idea/Purpose
(c) Idiom
(d) Craft

4. The bold lines, obtuse angles and heavy blacks in Dick Tracy were meant to suggest a _________ of adults.
(a) profitable, kind attitude
(b) optimistic, dramatic attitude
(c) grim, deadly attitude
(d) bleak, neutral attitude

5. What step constructs the work by applying skills, practical knowledge, invention, and problem-solving?
(a) Idiom
(b) Structure
(c) Craft
(d) Form

6. Which style of painting was an honest expression of the internal turmoil of artists?
(a) Art deco
(b) Minimalism
(c) Impressionism
(d) Expressionism

7. What fruit is used to illustrate the path of creating art?
(a) Apple
(b) Peach
(c) Banana
(d) Orange

8. Which artist incorporated neurotic quill-lines into his/her work?
(a) Chester Gould
(b) Carl Bark
(c) Krystine Kryttre
(d) R. Crumb

9. What Scottish physicist isolated the three additive primaries?
(a) Sir James Clerk
(b) Louis Ducos Du Hauron
(c) Lord Kelvin
(d) Alexander Graham Bell

10. Which of the following is NOT an additive primary?
(a) Yellow
(b) Green
(c) Red
(d) Blue

11. What step is the genre or school of art to which the work belongs?
(a) Craft
(b) Structure
(c) Idea/Purpose
(d) Idiom

12. Who said, "Art does not reproduce the visible; rather it makes visible?"
(a) Wassily Kandinsky
(b) Paul Klee
(c) Richard Wagner
(d) French poet Baudelaire

13. Which of the following is NOT an example of possible primitive art?
(a) Drawing lines in the dirt with a stick
(b) Running from a sabertooth tiger
(c) Beating a pair of stones together
(d) Kicking and moving arms

14. Who came up with the first symbols to record certain commodities?
(a) Sumerians in ancient Mesopotamia
(b) Egyptian accountants
(c) Roman rulers
(d) Ancient Greeks

15. What step finishes the first superficial exposure to the work?
(a) Idiom
(b) Structure
(c) Form
(d) Surface

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following creators is often regarded as a storyteller who says something through comics and controlling their medium?

2. The pursuit of truth can be seen as the foundation of which of the following?

3. What drawing style did Jooste Swarte use to depict cool sophistication and irony?

4. Flat color can make shapes, figures and backgrounds more ________.

5. What is the concept of uniting different art forms associated with different senses?

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