History of Architecture: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following features is NOT common to both Byzantine and Early Christian churches?

Question 2 2. Which of the following decorations could NOT be found on the exterior of Romanesque churches?

Question 3 3. Each of the following are examples of Romanesque vaulting techniques, EXCEPT:

Question 4 4. Which of the following BEST explains why concrete was such a crucial development in Roman architecture?

Question 5 5. What is the BEST way of describing how the architectural achievements of the Romans related to those of the Greeks?

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Question 6 6. What is the Leaning Tower of Pisa an example of?

Question 7 7. How did Baroque architecture differ from previous styles?

Question 8 8. Which statement correctly compares the columns of the Doric and Ionic orders?

Question 9 9. The huge Roman road network was primarily built by _____.

Question 10 10. Which statement would most likely be said upon visiting the Hall of Mirrors at Versailles?

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Question 11 11. This floor plan of San Vitale is typical of a(an) _____.

Question 12 12. You would most likely find an idol to a God in an ancient Greek temple's _____.

Question 13 13. How are the arch and the dome related?

Question 14 14. This curly-capital column is of...

Question 15 15. In architecture, all of the following are types of entablature decoration EXCEPT

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Question 16 16. Why did Louis XIV redesign the Louvre?

Question 17 17. Greek theatres are famous for their _____.

Question 18 18. Imagine that you want to build a structure to transport water over a great distance. What aspect of Roman engineering would be most helpful in creating such a structure?

Question 19 19. How would someone be able to tell that the Santa Maria della Salute in Venice was Baroque architecture?

Question 20 20. This column, with its plantlike decorations at its capital, is _____ .

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Question 21 21. Why did Romanesque architects start building more piers as supports within buildings as compared to columns?

Question 22 22. Why did Baroque architects create optical illusions in their buildings?

Question 23 23. What does the Greek or Eastern Cross have in common with Byzantine central-plan churches?

Question 24 24. In architecture, these high windows are an example of _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following is an example of a ribbed vault?

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Question 26 26. How did architects create elements in the dome of Hagia Sophia (in Istanbul) that float higher than any previous dome?

History of Architecture: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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