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Romanticism

written by: iskra87
 
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?
Medieval period
Age of Enlightenment
Antiquity
Age of Reason

Question 2:


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

Question 3:


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

Question 4:


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

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
Thomas Woolner
Frederic George Stephens
William Holman Hunt

Question 6:


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

Question 7:


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

Question 8:


What event does the painting "Liberty Leading the People" by the French Romantic painter, Eugène Delacroix, commemorate?
The Egyptian Revolution of 1952
The Greek War of Independence (1821–1829)
The Kościuszko Uprising in 1794
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 Epicurean"
"The Last Rose of Summer "
"The Fudge Family in Paris"
"The Minstrel Boy"

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?
Émile Zola's "Le Docteur Pascal"
Franz Kafka's "The Trial "
Guy de Maupassant's "Bel Ami"
Gustave Flaubert's "Madame Bovary"

 


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