Chapter 4 Critical Thinking
1. Explain the meaning of this statement as it applies to Etruscan and Roman dress:
Etruscan dress made an important contribution to Roman dress through dress
required for Roman citizens.
The Etruscans occupied the Italian Pen
Chapter 2 Critical Thinking:
1. How did the geographic location of Mesopotamia and of Egypt influence the
dress of each civilization?
The location of Egypt led Egyptians to wear looser fitting clothes like tunics.
It did not cling too tightly to the body
SEATTLE PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
THE COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES
FCS 3870: HISTORY OF COSTUME
Tuesday 1:30pm 4:30pm
PROFESSOR: Dr. Raedene Copeland
Telephone: (206) 281-2295
1. How did royalty directly influence fashions in dress during the 17 th century?
Provide examples to support your explanation
Royaltys fashion would be influenced by those who they would marry since
they often married cross culturally.
1. What are the major sources of information about costume in the 14 th & 15th
centuries? Why is more information available to the costume historian for these
periods than for the earlier centuries of the Middle Ages? What are the strengths