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Question 1 of 13
The word ‘marked’ (highlighted in yellow) in the passage is closest in meaning toCorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 13
Paragraph 1 supports which of the following statements about painting in Europe?CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 13
The word ‘principal’ (highlighted in yellow) in the passage is closest in meaning toCorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 13
According to paragraph 2, what makes some researchers think that certain cave paintings were connected with magical-religious activities?CorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 13
The word ‘trappings’ (highlighted in yellow) in the passage is closest in meaning toCorrectIncorrect
Question 6 of 13
According to paragraph 3, scholars explained chips in the painted figures of animals by proposing thatCorrectIncorrect
Question 7 of 13
In paragraph 3, why does the author mention that Upper Paleolithic cave art seemed to have ‘reached a peak toward the end of the Upper Paleolithic period, when the herds of game were decreasing’ (highlighted in gray)?CorrectIncorrect
Question 8 of 13
According to paragraph 4, scholars believe that wild cattle, horses, and mammoths are the animals most frequently portrayed in cave paintings for all of the following reasons EXCEPT:CorrectIncorrect
Question 9 of 13
According to paragraph 4, which of the following may best represent the attitude of hunters toward deer and reindeer in the Upper Paleolithic period?CorrectIncorrect
Question 10 of 13
According to paragraph 4, what change is evident in the art of the period following the Upper Paleolithic?CorrectIncorrect
Question 11 of 13
According to paragraph 5, which of the following has been used as evidence to suggest that Upper Paleolithic people were capable of complex thought and conscious awareness of their environment?CorrectIncorrect
Question 12 of 13
Look at the four squares that indicate where the following sentence can be added to the passage.
Therefore, if the paintings were connected with hunting, some other explanation is needed.
Where would the sentence best fit?CorrectIncorrect
Question 13 of 13
Directions: An introductory sentence for a brief summary of the passage is provided below. Complete the summary by selecting the THREE answer choices that express the most important ideas in the passage. Some sentences do not belong in the summary because they express ideas that are not presented in the passage or are minor ideas in the passage.
Click on 3 answer choices below.
Upper Paleolithic cave paintings in western Europe are among humanity’s earliest artistic efforts.CorrectIncorrect