On the Quizzes

During this course you will have the pleasure of taking two lovely quizzes. These are intended to help you digest the course material and prepare you for the Midterm and then the Final, which will also have Slide Comparisons.

The quizzes will be of the Slide Comparison type.

The Slide Comparison is a key method of both testing your factual comprehension of the course material and challenging your creative response abilities. In practice, the comparison is run in this way:

How to Write Up the Slide Comparison

Shown Above: Pietro Lorenzetti, left panel from his Birth
of the Virgin.  1342. Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, Siena. The link is
to a site on the full painting.

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