CSTU 101 Quiz 8 Liberty University

  1. In Chapter 21, we take a look at the 19th century. Which one of these is not one of the realities of this century in Western culture?
  2. Perhaps more than any other period, the Romantic era was expressed as well in literature as in music and the visual arts. “Art,” wrote _____________, “is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.”
  3. Those who own property and means of production; in Marxism, capitalists as a class. Marxism says they exploit the class called the Proletariat.
  4. In Chapter 22 who said “No man can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
  5. The early 20th century could be described by which representative phrase?
  6. He was an atheistic existentialist quite unlike Nietzsche, and arrived at his conclusions using logic. He contended that the idea of God was self- contradictory, that the man called Christ could not be both divine and human because the terms are mutually exclusive. Lived from 1905-1980.
  7. Our distance from past ages enables us to perceive the periods when a culture was balanced, when the balance tipped into chaos, when the adjustment began that leads to a new period of balance and so on.
  8. From the Essay, “The Future of Western Culture.” Which letters below signify-we are Roman and all of this is ours?
  9. Which group concludes that truth is off the table, so relax?
  10. Which is these is not an American author?
  11. The so called “War to end all Wars.”
  12. Who words these words from his famous work Don Juan? He was the epitome of the Romantic Hero.
“I want a hero: an uncommon want, . . . But can’t find any in the present age
Fit for my poem (that is, for my new one): So, as I said, I’ll take my friend Don Juan.”
  13. The Vietnam Memorial is located in which town?
  14. The spokesman and chief painter of the Impressionist style was who throughout his long and productive career relied wholly on his visual perceptions.
  15. Who said these famous words? With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation’s wounds; to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan—to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves, and with all nations.
  16. The most representative poet of the mid-Victorian era, He reflected the mood of the period in poetry that was sad, quiet, contemplative, melancholy, sometimes wistful, and often pessimistic. The old optimism of the early Romantics had vanished.
  17. From the Essay, “The Future of Western Culture.” Massive intellectual changes have shaped and reshaped our culture since the dawn of the Enlightenment. At the heart of this great intellectual shift is
  18. Between 1750 and 1850 England’s economic structure changed drastically as the nation shifted from an agrarian society to modern
  19. He stressed the absurdity of human existence and the inability of our reason to understand the world. A passionate individualist, he proclaimed the will to power as the only value in a meaningless world. Lived from 1844-1900.
  20. For him, the way people made a living, their “means of production,” determined their beliefs and institutions. He based his worldview on the class struggle between the bourgeois vs the proletariat.
  21. The most powerful moving force behind the Civil Rights Movement of the 60’s was Jessie Jackson, the president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
  22. The Vietnam Memorial is a prime example of Neo-Classical architecture.
  23. People’s religious views will determine the direction of their individual lives and of their society.
  24. The nineteenth century was noted for the prosperity stimulated by the industrial revolution, the growing middle class, and the enormous increase in manufactured products.
  25. The battle cry of the French Revolution of “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity” was thrilling slogan which represented the reality of this Revolution.
  26. In many ways, the modern environmental movement could be traced back to the romantic veneration of nature.
  27. Paris hosted the Great Exhibition of 1851.
  28. There was a general calm over Europe with no revolutions from 1830-1848.
  29. Existentialism was a philosophical movement that emerged after the Second World War.
  30. Existentialism owes its popularity in no small part to repeated failures in politics, economics, and social organizations that have scarred our century.

Set 2

  1. Those who own property and means of production; in Marxism, capitalists as a class. Marxism says they exploit the class called the Proletariat.
  2. A period beginning in the last quarter of the 20th century when information became easily accessible through publications and through the manipulation of information by computers and computer networks.
  3. Which of the following pair of words describes the culture of the 18th century?
  4. Which group concludes that truth is off the table, so relax?
  5. He held the belief that in the area of reason everything is absurd, but nonetheless a person can authenticate himself by an act of the will; everyone should abandon the pose of spectator and act in the purposeless world. Lived in the 1900’s.
  6. What year did Karl Marx write the Communist Manifesto?
  7. The name Galileo is best associated with what period?
  8. Whose quote is this? “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it on to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.”
  9. A belief system in contemporary culture characterized by the rejection of objective truth and global cultural narrative. Has influenced many cultural fields, including literary criticism, sociology, linguistics, architecture, visual arts, and music.
  10. Often called “The Father of the Enlightenment”.
  11. Which building illustrates the materialism and industrialization of 19th-century Europe?
  12. What key word best describes the cultural and intellectual climate of the early 20th-century western world?
  13. Which of the following is not associated with Modernism in the early 20th century?
  14. Theory that holds that reason is the standard of truth and that knowledge is to be verified by intellectual rather than empirical factors.
  15. The Vietnam Memorial is located in which town?
  16. The Renaissance and the ________________________ overlap the Scientific Revolution.
  17. Which of the following issues relate to the Human Genome Project?
  18. What central philosophical idea is foundational to “The Communist Manifesto”?
  19. Based on the view of Sigmund Freud
  20. Which of the following events did NOT occur during the 1990s?
  21. John Locke said individuals have a right to life, liberty, and property, and there was also such a thing as natural rights.
  22. People’s religious views will determine the direction of their individual lives and of their society.
  23. Preachers such as John Wesley sought to avoid conflict with the government so theywould not preach on social problems.
  24. According to Rawls’ textbook, the Enlightenment’s faith in the possibility of progress died in the 18th century.
  25. The Vietnam Memorial is a prime example of Neo- Classical architecture.
  26. Existentialism was a philosophical movement that emerged after the Second World War.
  27. According to Romanticism, great art is produced by the triumph of reason over passion.
  28. Matthew Arnold’s poem “Dover Beach” illustrates a resurgence of religious faith during the late 19th century.
  29. Postmodernism can be described as the belief that truth is absolute and universal.
  30. Flaubert was one of the leading realist novelists of the 19th century.

Set 3

  1. Which of the following could not be considered a “Romantic hero”?
  2. Which of the following is not associated with Modernism in the early 20thcentury?
  3. Which of the following was not associated with the Romantic movement?
  4. Which building illustrates the materialism and industrialization of 19thcentury Europe?
  5. Wordsworth’s sonnet, “The World Is Too Much with Us,” best illustrates which concept?
  6. What central philosophical idea is foundational to “The Communist Manifesto”?
  7. What key word best describes the cultural and intellectual climate of the early 20thcentury western world?
  8. In philosophical terms, Karl Marx most closely matches up with whom?
  9. Which of the following is not associated with the 19thcentury movement known as realism?
  10. The early 20thcentury is described by which representative phrase?
  11. According to Romanticism, great art is produced by the triumph of reason over passion.
  12. The poem “Dulce et Decorum Est” documents the intellectual disillusionment brought about by the publication of Darwin’s “Origin of Species”
  13. Belief in progress was a central idea within late 19th
  14. In many ways, the modern environmental movement can be traced back to the romantic veneration of nature
  15. Existentialism was a philosophical movement that emerged after the Second World War
  16. Marxism can be understood as a theory of history.
  17. Flaubert was one of the leading realist novelists of the 19th
  18. Matthew Arnold’s poem “Dover Beach” illustrates a resurgence of religious faith during the late 19thcentury
  19. Postmodernism can be described as the belief that truth is absolute and universal.
  20. Paris hosted the Great Exhibition of 1851.
  21. Which of the following pair of words describes the culture of the 18th century?
  22. Which of the following could not be considered a “Romantic hero”?
  23. Usually dated (1947–1991) was the continuing state of political conflict, military tension, proxy wars, and economic competition existing after World War II (1939–1945), primarily between the Soviet Union and its satellite states, and the powers of the Western world, particularly the United States.
  24. Theory that holds that reason is the standard of truth and that knowledge is to be verified by intellectual rather than empirical factors.
  25. In philosophical terms, Karl Marx most closely matches up with whom?
  26. Which of the following was not associated with the Romantic movement?
  27. A postimpressionism artist who died at age 37 and only sold one painting during his career.
  28. Which of the following is not associated with the 19th‐century movement known as realism?
  29. What event destroyed the 19th century age of optimism and progress?
  30. Which of the following events did NOT occur during the 1990s?
  31. Slavery was finally prohibited in England in 1807 mainly because of the work of _________.
  32. A belief system in contemporary culture characterized by the rejection of objective truth and global cultural narrative. Has influenced many cultural fields, including literary criticism, sociology, linguistics, architecture, visual arts, and music.
  33. Which of the following issues relate to the Human Genome Project?
  34. Based on the view of Sigmund Freud
  35. This man said that law is based on experience.
  36. The Renaissance and the ________________________ overlap the Scientific Revolution.
  37. Existentialism was a philosophical movement that emerged after the Second World War.
  38. Matthew Arnold’s poem “Dover Beach” illustrates a resurgence of religious faith during the late 19th century.
  39. Marxism can be understood as a theory of history.
  40. Paris hosted the Great Exhibition of 1851.
  41. Postmodernism can be described as the belief that truth is absolute and universal.
  42. According to Romanticism, great art is produced by the triumph of reason over passion.
  43. Flaubert was one of the leading realist novelists of the 19th century.
  44. In many ways, the modern environmental movement can be traced back to the romantic veneration of nature.
  45. Belief in progress was a central idea within late 19th century western culture.
  46. Preachers such as John Wesley sought to avoid conflict with the government so they would not preach on social problems.