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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?
Medieval period
Antiquity
Age of Reason
Age of Enlightenment

Question 2:


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

Question 3:


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

Question 4:


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

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."?
Thomas Woolner
William Holman Hunt
Frederic George Stephens
Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Question 6:


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

Question 7:


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

Question 8:


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

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 Fudge Family in Paris"
"The Epicurean"
"The Last Rose of Summer "

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"
Émile Zola's "Le Docteur Pascal"
Franz Kafka's "The Trial "
Guy de Maupassant's "Bel Ami"

 


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