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Question 1: Baroque (pronounced /bəˈroʊk/, bə-rohk) is an artistic style prevalent from the late ________ to the early 18th century.
16th century15th century17th century11th century

Question 2: ________ (1678–1741), The Four Seasons
Wolfgang Amadeus MozartVeniceAntonio VivaldiBaroque music

Question 3: In ________, the baroque writers are framed in the Siglo de Oro.

Question 4: The films Vatel, Farinelli, and the staging of Monteverdi's Orpheus at the ________ in Barcelona, give a good idea of the style of productions of the Baroque period.
Palau de la Música CatalanaSagrada FamíliaCamp NouLiceu

Question 5: Ludwigsburg Palace and Zwinger Dresden), ________ and Russia (see e.g.
AustriaCzech RepublicHungaryPoland

Question 6: The characteristic Baroque sculpture added extra-sculptural elements, for example, concealed lighting, or water ________.
Fountains in ParisIstanbulFountainFlorence

Question 7: ________, J.S. Bach and G.F. Handel are often considered its culminating figures.
VeniceAntonio VivaldiWolfgang Amadeus MozartBaroque music

Question 8: Baroque actually expressed new values, which often are summarized in the use of metaphor and ________, widely found in Baroque literature, and in the research for the "maraviglia" (wonder, astonishment — as in Marinism), the use of artifices.
PlatoC. S. LewisJ. R. R. TolkienAllegory

Question 9: Dido's Lament by ________ is a famous example of this technique.
John BlowThe Fairy-QueenHenry PurcellDido and Aeneas

Question 10: ________ (1683–1764) Dardanus (1739)
Les fêtes de PolymnieJean-Philippe RameauHippolyte et AricieCastor et Pollux


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