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Architectural Styles Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The most significant building type within Islamic architecture is the _____.

Question 2 2. The Gamble House was built by what American architectural firm?

Question 3 3. Napoleon's Empire Style structures were directly modeled on what?

Question 4 4. Which statement regarding Art Deco architecture is NOT true?

Question 5 5. Which of the followings is NOT a major factor in minimalist architecture?

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Question 6 6. What kind of architectural element is a hypostyle?

Question 7 7. Which architect was mentored by Frank Lloyd Wright and saw more than 150 of his designs built across America?

Question 8 8. Where do we find most of the best examples of functionalism?

Question 9 9. Postmodernism in architecture is primarily defined as what?

Question 10 10. Which architectural feature did Michael Graves use to lend whimsy to his designs?

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Question 11 11. In the United States, the International Style became most associated with what building form?

Question 12 12. Prairie School architecture was primarily motivated by what?

Question 13 13. What unique sustainable feature sits in the top tier of the Shanghai Tower?

Question 14 14. What is the most important element of Brutalism?

Question 15 15. Characteristics of classic Bauhaus architecture include flat roofs and:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was one of the goals that spurred the development of Art Deco?

Question 17 17. A glass house is an example of which characteristic of Futurist architecture?

Question 18 18. During the Tudor period, what were manor houses?

Question 19 19. Buddhist temples in the Asuka and Nara periods included which architectural elements?

Question 20 20. The Prairie School can trace its ideologies furthest back to which figure?

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Question 21 21. Which of these motifs would you LEAST expect to see in American Empire Style furniture?

Question 22 22. From which earlier art and architectural movement did Neo-Expressionist architecture gain its inspiration?

Question 23 23. William Morris was a designer and reformer who was a driving force behind the Arts and Crafts Movement. How did he think design could play a role in society at the time?

Question 24 24. The three main architectural components of Islamic architecture are:

Question 25 25. William Morris, the notable Arts and Crafts Designer, designed how many houses in his career?

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Question 26 26. The French structures that most align with the Empire Style tend to be:

Question 27 27. Of the buildings listed below, which would probably NOT have used Art Deco?

Question 28 28. Minimalist architects strive to reach which one of the following?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements about hypostyles is NOT true?

Question 30 30. Which architect joined the newly created architectural program at the University of Arkansas and went on to design the Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas?

Architectural Styles Chapter Exam Instructions

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