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Romanticism

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The Romantic movement arose in the 18th century as a reaction against the political, social and scientific changes during that time.

Question 1:


Ideals of what period did the Romantics try to revive?
Antiquity
Age of Enlightenment
Medieval period
Age of Reason

Question 2:


What is the origin of the word "romance"?
Latin
Old French
English
German

Question 3:


What human ability was not primary according to the Romantics?
Intuition
Imagination
Deductive reason
Feeling

Question 4:


The prominent philosopher Johann Georg Hamann and Johann Wolfgang von Goethe were proponents of what Romantic movement?
Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood
Düsseldorf School
Hudson River School
Sturm und Drang

Question 5:


What English poet, illustrator, painter and translator wrote these words: "The worst moment for the atheist is when he is really thankful and has nobody to thank."?
Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Frederic George Stephens
Thomas Woolner
William Holman Hunt

Question 6:


Who composed Symphony No. 8 in B minor, known as the Unfinished Symphony?
Niccolò Paganini
Franz Liszt
Robert Schumann
Franz Schubert

Question 7:


What English poet wrote the poem "Visions of the Daughters of Albion"?
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Percy Bysshe Shelley
William Blake
William Wordsworth

Question 8:


What event does the painting "Liberty Leading the People" by the French Romantic painter, Eugène Delacroix, commemorate?
The Greek War of Independence (1821–1829)
The Kościuszko Uprising in 1794
The Egyptian Revolution of 1952
The July Revolution of 1830

Question 9:


Which of the following works was a novel by the Irish poet, singer, songwriter, and entertainer Thomas Moore, a representative of the Romantic movement?
"The Minstrel Boy"
"The Last Rose of Summer "
"The Epicurean"
"The Fudge Family in Paris"

Question 10:


Post-romanticism was a movement that emerged in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Which of these works is a post-Romantic novel?
Gustave Flaubert's "Madame Bovary"
Guy de Maupassant's "Bel Ami"
Franz Kafka's "The Trial "
Émile Zola's "Le Docteur Pascal"

 


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