Chapter 8 Quiz

Instructions
Chapter 8 Quiz

This assessment is worth 10 points.

  1. Realist theatre has its roots in   (1 point)

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  2. Which movement, whose development paralleled but was essentially independent of realism, based its aesthetics on nature, particularly on humanity's place in the (Darwinian) environment?   (1 point)

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    c.  
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  3. What characterizes realist drama?   (1 point)

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  4. One convention of the realist theatre is that dialogue   (1 point)

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  5. The theatre of the fourth wall removed refers to the central convention of realism that   (1 point)

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    d.  

  6. Which of the following is NOT a favorite theme of realist drama?   (1 point)

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  7. Which of the following is true of the relationship between naturalism and realism?   (1 point)

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  8. In Chekhov, the pauses, the repetitions, and the vagueness show   (1 point)

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  9. How do everyday objects contribute to Chekhovian realism?   (1 point)

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  10. The earliest theatre activity in the United States occurred   (1 point)

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