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Unformatted text preview: a. Why did religious leaders not see a conflict between the world of science (reason) and the world of God (faith)? 7. Benjamin Franklin was called a universal genius. Describe his life (including achievements in science, achievements in public affairs) IV. Beginnings of the arts 8. How was it that even the Puritans moved toward professional music? a. Why did the Quakers lag behind them? 9. Benjamin West was a good example of the "American artist", both in his youthful entry into painting, and his themes/style as a mature painter. Explain. • Corollary: Why were so many public buildings of the period (post offices, etc.) built in the Greek Revival style? 10. How did Charles Wilson Peale apply the Enlightenment in both his political activities and his artistic/scientific activities? a. Terms/IDs: first book published in colonies, John Singleton Copley...
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- Spring '08
- Pennsylvania, Religious Society of Friends, Charles Wilson Peale, standard church ritual