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Famous Architects Study Guide

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Take a look at this famous architects study guide course to review the most important architects throughout history. The course offers you a quick way to improve your understanding of significant architects, and it can help you prepare for a test, catch up in class and boost your grades.
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11 chapters in Famous Architects Study Guide

Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Moshe Safdie: Crystal Bridges & Other Projects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[308445].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[308445].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Daniel Libeskind: Buildings, Design & Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Daniel Libeskind: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373341].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373341].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Zaha Hadid: Architecture, Structures & Interiors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373347].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373347].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Zaha Hadid: Biography & Quotes on Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373349].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373349].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Cesar Pelli: Works, Architecture & Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373351].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373351].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cesar Pelli: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Walter Gropius: Books, Manifesto & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373355].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373355].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Alvar Aalto: Architecture & Buildings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Alvar Aalto: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Richard Neutra: Houses, Architecture & Interiors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373383].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373383].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Richard Neutra: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373385].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373385].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Paul Williams: Biography, Architecture & Homes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373387].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373387].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Norman Foster: Buildings & Architectural Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373389].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373389].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Tadao Ando: Buildings & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393647].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393647].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Archigram: Plug-in-City, The Walking City & Instant City Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393649].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393649].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Arthur Erickson: Architecture & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393653].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393653].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - El Lissitzky: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422133].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422133].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Bjarke Ingels: Architecture, Design Philosophy & Sustainability Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422139].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422139].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Bjarke Ingels: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422141].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422141].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Kenzo Tange: Architecture, Buildings & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422143].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[422143].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Stanford White: Homes & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337233].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337233].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Calvert Vaux: Biography, History & Structures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Daniel Burnham: Biography, Buildings & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337137].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337137].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Frank Gehry & Deconstructivist Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Frank Gehry: Buildings, Structures & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Frank Gehry: Design Philosophy & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Frank Gehry: Influences & Inspirations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Frederick Law Olmsted: Biography & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - John Roebling: Biography & The Brooklyn Bridge Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[308505].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[308505].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Who is Frank Gehry? - Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373337].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373337].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Richard Morris Hunt: Architecture & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393569].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393569].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Architect Willis Polk: Buildings & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393581].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393581].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Henry Hobson Richardson: Buildings & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Isambard Kingdom Brunel: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191941].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191941].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Isambard Kingdom Brunel: Structures & Inventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191943].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191943].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - John Ruskin: Painting, Art & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191949].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191949].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Joseph Paxton: Biography, Style & Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191939].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191939].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - William Butterfield's Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191947].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191947].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Architect Charles Holden: Structures & Buildings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[421951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[421951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191965].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191965].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Ludwig Mies van der Rohe: Structures & Buildings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191967].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191967].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Architect Eero Saarinen: Biography & Buildings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191981].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191981].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Biography of Richard Meier Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191989].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191989].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - I.M. Pei: Buildings & Philosophy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Louis Kahn: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191971].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191971].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Louis Kahn: Buildings & Houses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191975].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191975].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Louis Kahn: Style & Drawings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Philip Johnson: Biography & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191977].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191977].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Philip Johnson's Glass House: Interior & Floor Plan Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191979].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191979].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Richard Meier: Architecture, Buildings & Houses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191991].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191991].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Robert Venturi: Architecture, Buildings & Furniture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Robert Venturi: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[191985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Buckminster Fuller: Architecture & Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373377].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373377].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Buckminster Fuller: Geodesic Dome & Inventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Buckminster Fuller: Quotes & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373373].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373373].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Charles & Ray Eames: House & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Ernest Flagg, Architect: Houses & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393557].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393557].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Architect Cass Gilbert: Buildings & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393559].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393559].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Buildings of Architect C.P.H. Gilbert Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Architect Raymond Hood: Biography, Buildings & Structures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393563].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393563].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Henry Hornbostel: Biography & Structures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393567].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393567].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - Architecture of Charles Klauder Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393573].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393573].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - Architect Julia Morgan: Buildings & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393577].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393577].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - John Russell Pope: Architecture & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393583].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393583].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 26 - Architect Welton Becket: Biography & Structures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393651].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393651].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 27 - John Lautner: Architecture & Buildings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393655].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393655].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 28 - William Pereira: Architecture & Buildings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393657].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393657].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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