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1

What are the dates of the Hellinistic Period?

323-31BC

2

What are the dates of the Byzantine Empire?

330-1453AD

3

What were the dates of the First Byzantine iconoclasm?

726-787AD

4

When were the dates of the Second Byzantine iconoclasm?

814-842AD

5

When was the Parthenon built?

447-432BC

6

Plural of Kouros

Kouroi

7

Plural of Kore

Korai

8

Metope

Between two triglyphs

9

What was first, Black figure painting or Red?

Black

10

What dates are black figure painted pots generally?

Pre-530BC

11

What dates are red figure painted pots generally?

Post-530BC

12

Name of a pot with one side red figure painting, other side black

Bilingual

13

What is a Kylix?

A drinking bowl

14

What was the name of the event where scholars met to drink and discuss philosophy?

Symposium

15

What gender were most of the consumers of Greek pots?

Male

16

Name of a Greek prostitute present at a symposium

Hetaira

17

Name of the Laocoön discoverer

Guiliano da Sangillo

18

Artists of the Laocoön

Hegesandros, Polydoros, Athenodores

19

Year Laocoön is thought to have been made

AD79

20

What style of statues were from Pergamon?

Hellinistic

21

Where was the Laocoön found?

Rome

22

What period of Antiquity did ancient Roman art look to?

Hellenism

23

When did Christ begin to be depicted in Roman art?

4th century

24

Where was hailed as the first wholly Christian country?

Constantinople

25

When was Dura Europos built?

Middle of AD3rd century

26

Why was there no need for naturalism in early Christian art?

It would distract the congregation's attention

27

When was the arch of Constantine built?

312-315AD

28

What are the dates of the classical period?

479-323BC

29

Was the Roman Empire monotheistic of polytheistic?

Polytheistic

30

What nationality were the Byzantines?

Greeks, but they called themselves Roman