Chapter 4 Essay Quiz Answers

Chapter 4 Essay Quiz Answers - 1 What geographic area...

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1 What geographic area encompasses Cycladic art? status: not answered () correct: Answers will vary. The islands that circle around Delos as well as the adjacent islands in the Aegean, excluding Crete Page 82 your answer: 2 Briefly describe the decline of Minoan civilization. status: not answered () correct: Answers will vary. There is still dispute to the exact causes of the decline, but now scholars believe the Mycenaeans were established on Crete at the end of the New Palace Period. They ruled for at least half a century, and evidence further indicates the palace at Knossos was occupied until its final destruction until 1200. Page 90 your answer: 3 Describe the placement of Cycladic funerary sculpture. status: not answered () correct: Answers will vary. Archaeologists believed that these funerary sculptures were placed on their backs in the graves---lying down like the deceased. They could represent those buried or could be fertility figures or goddesses; this is still open to debate. Pages 82-83
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Chapter 4 Essay Quiz Answers - 1 What geographic area...

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