Question 1 (5 points)
Which element of nonmaterial culture refers to preferred and expected behaviors?
Question 2 (5 points)
A rise in literacy rates across Europe following the Renaissance can be reasonably attributed to an invention by
Question 3 (5 points)
The Turing test was designed to test a(n)
Question 4 (5 points)
Artifacts are to material culture as _______ are to nonmaterial culture.
Question 5 (5 points)
The Library at _______ contained the world’s largest archive of human knowledge in ancient times.
Question 6 (5 points)
Which statement is true regarding the Venus of Willendorf statue?
Question 7 (5 points)
The first European to round the Cape of Good Hope and proceed onward to India was
Question 8 (5 points)
What happened immediately following the death of Alexander the Great?
Question 9 (5 points)
In developed countries, technological advances are most closely related to
Question 10 (5 points)
John Harrison, a Yorkshire carpenter, helped solve the longitude problem with the invention of the
Question 11 (5 points)
Dating from about 662 to 750 CE, _______ culture was called the first universal civilization because it allowed for trade over a broad area, thus encouraging an exchange of new ideas for innovations in technology and the sciences.
Question 12 (5 points)
In painting, chiaroscuro is a technique in which
Question 13 (5 points)
Which event directly marked the end of the Roman Republic and the advent of the Roman Empire?
Question 14 (5 points)
Our species, Homo sapiens sapiens, appeared on the planet around _______ years BCE.
Question 15 (5 points)
The steam engine was originally conceived and built by
Question 16 (5 points)
Cultural concepts about right and wrong are referred to as
Question 17 (5 points)
Which statement is true regarding the European medieval period?
Question 18 (5 points)
In ancient Egypt, the rose was meant to symbolize the goddess
Question 19 (5 points)
Which civilization from the Fertile Crescent region is generally agreed to be the most ancient?
Question 20 (5 points)
You’re a resident of Italy during the Renaissance. You believe in critical thinking as key to progress and human freedom. What is your philosophy called?