Caraga State University Art Appreciation Quiz

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What does art appreciation involve?

Learning, understanding, and enjoying art

Why is creativity important?

To have original ideas with value

What does creativity involve according to the text?

Producing ideas that can be modified by others

Why do we need creativity according to the text?

To have a constant flow of innovative ideas

How does art enrich our lives according to the text?

By stimulating our senses and making us think

Besides enjoying art, what else does art appreciation enable you to do?

Identify movements from ancient cultures to contemporary art

What is the origin of the word 'art'?

It originates from the Latin 'ars', meaning 'skills' and 'crafts'

How is art described in Week 2 Art Appreciation 2?

As a mirror to culture

What is emphasized in art, making it important according to Week 2 Art Appreciation 5?

Its reflective and process-driven capacities

According to Week 2 Art Appreciation 6, what does Art Appreciation entail?

Knowing and understanding universal and timeless qualities of great art

How is Art Appreciation defined in Week 2 Art Appreciation 7?

The knowledge to interpret or understand man-made arts and enjoy them

Why does art matter according to Week 2 Art Appreciation 4?

Because it offers connection, insight, and expression

Study Notes

The Nature of Art

  • Art is inextricably linked to human life, bringing meaning and purpose to humanity by reflecting culture.

Definition of Art

  • The word "art" comes from the Latin "ars," originally meaning "skills" and "crafts," and means "making" or "creating something."

Why Art Matters

  • Art provides value through its reflective and process-driven capacities, emphasizing process and experience.
  • Art is an essential part of our lives, offering connection, insight, and expression, allowing people to think more profoundly, strive more passionately, and feel joy more freely.

Art Appreciation

  • Art appreciation is the knowledge and understanding of the universal and timeless qualities that identify all great art.
  • It involves the ability to interpret or understand man-made arts and enjoy them through actual work and experience with art tools and materials.
  • Art appreciation deals with learning or understanding and creating arts, and enjoying them.

Benefits of Art Appreciation

  • Gain knowledge to understand art
  • Acquire art methods and materials to discuss art verbally or in writing
  • Identify art movements from ancient cultures to contemporary art
  • Understand and evaluate artwork to improve your own artwork

Importance of Creativity

  • Creativity is inherent in everyone, involving the process of having original ideas that have value.
  • Without creativity, there would be no real innovation.
  • We need people who can generate new ideas and others who can modify those ideas.


  • Art enriches our lives, stimulates our senses, and makes us think, providing profound insight into the human condition.

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