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Art and the Mexican Revolution
Art and the Mexican Revolution

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Activity 3

1. Who effectively held power in Mexico during the period in which Rivera’s National Palace mural was largely completed?

a. 

Porfirio Díaz


b. 

Álvaro Obregón


c. 

Plutarco Elías Calles


d. 

Lázaro Cárdenas


The correct answer is c.

2. How many times does the leading figure in the Mexican Revolution, Emiliano Zapata’s, portrait appear in Rivera’s National Palace mural?

a. 

1


b. 

2


c. 

3


d. 

4


The correct answer is b.

3. On which wall of Detroit Industry did Rivera paint the panel depicting the interdependence of North and South America?

a. 

The north wall


b. 

The east wall


c. 

The south wall


d. 

The west wall


The correct answer is d.

4. The depiction of whose head brought the painting of Rivera’s mural in the Rockefeller Center to an abrupt end?

a. 

Karl Marx


b. 

Vladimir Lenin


c. 

Leon Trotsky


d. 

Joseph Stalin


The correct answer is b.

5. The first major retrospective of Kahlo’s work outside of Mexico was staged at which London gallery?

a. 

The Tate


b. 

The Haywood


c. 

The Whitechapel


d. 

The National Gallery


The correct answer is c.