HUM 111 Assignment 1 / World Culture I
The Great Pyramid of Giza
HUM 111 Assignment 2 / World Culture I
Comparison of Empress Wu and Pharaoh Cleopatra
HUM 111 Quiz 1 Answers / World Culture I
Which of the following statements reflects the changed thinking regarding prehistoric art due to the discovery of Chauvet Cave?
Why did the Neolithic era witness increased pottery creation?
HUM 111 Quiz 2 Answers / World Culture I
Why were Egyptians buried with Books of Going Forth by Day (Books of the Dead)?
Why is Nebamun Hunting Birds a sort of visual pun?
Why did the Egyptians bury their dead on the west side of the...
HUM 111 Quiz 3 Answers / World Culture I
According to Aristotle, how could a person come to know universal truths?
Why was entasis, each column swelling about a third of the way up, employed in the Parthenon?
Why did the Athenians turn first...
HUM 111 Quiz 4 Answers / World Culture I
Why did Ashoka decry violence in 261 BCE and turn to Buddhism?
Why do sensuous form, vibrant color, a profusion of ornament, and rich texture dominate Indian art?
Why, around 483 BCE, were eight of the...
HUM 111 Quiz 5 Answers / World Culture I
Why did Mali's Mansa Moussa cause the value of gold in Egypt to fall in 1334?
Why in the Qur'an are Muslim women advised to dress modestly?
Why do Muslims decorate their mosques without figurative...
HUM 111 Quiz 6 Answers / World Culture I
What does the moat surrounding the Hindu temple Angkor Wat represent?
Why did the Heian women write using the new, purely Japanese system, hiragana?
Why did Africa's Ife people consider their king's...
HUM 111 Week 10 Discussion Answer / World Culture I
Explain whether you prefer the representation of the Last Supper by Tintoretto, Veronese, or Leonardo da Vinci, identifying specific elements of the Mannerist and Renaissance artistic styles.
HUM 111 Week 2 Discussion Answer / World Culture I
Describe the ancient Greek competitive character, and compare the ancient Olympics (as a festival featuring athletics) to the Olympics today, identifying any major differences. Explain what the Olympic...
HUM 111 Week 3 Discussion Answer / World Culture I
Select one (1) of the following famous ancient Roman structures that you find most fascinating: Colosseum, Circus Maximus, Pantheon, insulae, or bath complexes. After exploring the related resource(s)...
HUM 111 Week 5 Discussion Answer / World Culture I
Describe the main purpose of the Hajj in the Muslim faith, and identify two (2) specific aspects of the Hajj that you find fascinating or significant. Next, explain the association between Muhammad and...
HUM 111 Week 6 Discussion Answer / World Culture I
Identify the key functions of stained glass windows in the Gothic style in Europe's cathedral architecture. Identify two (2) differences between the Romanesque and Gothic cathedral structures, and...
HUM 111 Week 8 Discussion Answer / World Culture I
Van Eyck and Analyzing Art in the Northern Renaissance
HUM 111 Week 9 Discussion Answer / World Culture I
one (1) example of the Protestant Reformation’s impact on visual arts. The Protestant Reformation was a revolt against abuses and other forms of corruption perpetrated by the Papacy and the Church...