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Architectural Design & History Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Why did Christian baptismal fonts develop differently from Jewish cleansing rituals?

Question 2 2. What is a veneer?

Question 3 3. The term ''guilloche'' was coined by who?

Question 4 4. The dwarf gallery was most popular in which architectural era?

Question 5 5. At its most basic, what shape is the Diocletian window?

Question 6 6. Lancet windows got their name from which type of weaponry?

Question 7 7. The modern use of the dormer, and the term itself, were established when?

Question 8 8. Of the following, which is one of the important reasons for stained glass windows in Gothic churches?

Question 9 9. What famous Roman Building has Corinthian entablature?

Question 10 10. What is the primary role of the archivolt?

Question 11 11. Corinthian entablature is striated into portions. Which of the following is not part of the entablature?

Question 12 12. When did the bracketed cornice first come into use?

Question 13 13. How many sloping (pitched) sides does a regular gable roof on a rectangular house have?

Question 14 14. What part of a hammer beam roof's construction provides support for the hammer beam?

Question 15 15. Why does a belfry often have two separate rooms, one above the other?

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