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HUMX1100 Quiz 4 - Fall 2019

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    cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_001--><p>The period of history in which Bach composed his music is called</p><p>Renaissance</p><p>Baroque</p><p>Romantic</p><p>Modern</p>answer_2100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_002--><p>Modern musical forms and styles are needed to</p><p>attract larger audiences</p><p>interpret modern technology and culture</p><p>break away from &#8220;old masters&#8221;</p><p>make use of modern musical instruments</p>answer_2100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_003--><p>The ancient Egyptians believed music was created by their god</p><p>Hesu</p><p>Hathor</p><p>Thoth</p><p>Lyre</p>answer_1100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_004--><p>Ancient Greeks attributed the creation of music to</p><p>Shiva</p><p>Apollo</p><p>Zeus</p><p>Lyre</p>answer_2100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_005--><p>&nbsp;&#8220;Coffee house concerts&#8221; were important because they</p><p>helped save a depressed restaurant market</p><p>re-established the custom of public performances</p><p>brought more people into the cities</p><p>All the choices are correct.</p>answer_2100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_006--><p>By the Middle Ages, the most dominate and common form of religious music was</p><p>plainsong</p><p>simplesong</p><p>a psalm</p><p>a hymn</p>answer_1100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_007--><p>The most natural and flexible musical instrument is</p><p>a piano</p><p>the violin</p><p>the human voice</p><p>the harp</p>answer_3100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_008--><p>Music can be affected by society&#8217;s</p><p>politics</p><p>fashions</p><p>customs</p><p>All the choices are correct.</p>answer_4100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_009--><p>A musical composition&#8217;s essential materials are</p><p>line, tone and beat</p><p>harmony, melody, and rhythm</p><p>style, pitch, and content</p><p>None are correct.</p>answer_2100cc_profilecc.true_false.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_010--><p>According to Navaho mythology, music originated with the Holy People who were earth&#8217;s first inhabitants.</p>TrueFalsetrue100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_011--><p>Isadora Duncan was important because</p><p>she was the only successful female playwright.</p><p>there are many films of her dancing.</p><p>she was a pioneer of modern dance.</p><p>all the choices are correct.</p>answer_3100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_012--><p>The two most influential forms of dance are</p><p>modern and jazz</p><p>tap and modern</p><p>ballet and modern</p><p>tap and ballet</p>answer_3100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_013--><p>French King Louis XIV</p><p>was a dancer himself</p><p>founded a school for professional musicians and dancers</p><p>commissioned Moliere to write ballets</p><p>All choices are correct.</p>answer_4100cc_profilecc.true_false.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_014--><p>Ballerinas dance on pointe and male dancers&#8217; demi-point.</p>TrueFalsetrue100cc_profilecc.true_false.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_015--><p>Folk dancing usually exists more to involve participants than to entertain an audience.</p>TrueFalsetrue100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_016--><p>Swan Lake is the name of a</p><p>symphony</p><p>painting</p><p>ballet</p><p>play</p>answer_3100cc_profilecc.true_false.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_017--><p>Modern dancing evolved from Eastern, folk and ancient ritual dances.</p>TrueFalsetrue100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_018--><p>Mime performers studied dance to be</p><p>more flexible.</p><p>more muscular.</p><p>more lean.</p><p>None of the above.</p>answer_1100cc_profilecc.true_false.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_019--><p>Alvin Ailey dancers do not tour anymore.</p>TrueFalsefalse100cc_profilecc.multiple_response.v0p1cc_weighting1qmd_computerscoredYes<!--RsQ_020--><p>Dancing in the Middle Ages was used to (select ALL that apply)</p><p>allow young men and women to &#8220;safely&#8221; interact</p><p>show off beautiful clothing</p><p>re-enact the lives of saints</p><p>invoke the blessing of God</p>answer_1answer_2answer_3answer_4100
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