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History of Furniture Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did the preference for decorating with paintings influence furniture design during the Regency Period?

Question 2 2. Why was the portable chest a trademark of Colonial furniture?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a list of materials might you find in a piece of Duncan Phyfe furniture?

Question 4 4. What event created the prosperity that fueled the manufacture of Victorian furniture?

Question 5 5. Bauhaus furniture typically featured _____.

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Question 6 6. Elizabeth I introduced which artistic era to England?

Question 7 7. Art Nouveau can be seen as the predecessor of which movement in the United States?

Question 8 8. How was life for most people in the Middle Ages?

Question 9 9. Which of these words BEST describes Louis-Philippe Style furniture?

Question 10 10. Why were the neoclassical Louis XVI and Directoire styles so different?

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Question 11 11. In the 17th century, at the palace of Louis XIV, what item became a popular decoration?

Question 12 12. After World War II, English furniture became _____.

Question 13 13. Which ideas below impacted the development of Streamline Moderne furniture design?

Question 14 14. The splats of chairs during the Chippendale period were designed _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following materials was NOT used in Mission style furniture?

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Question 16 16. Renaissance furniture was often made of _____.

Question 17 17. King William and Queen Mary brought the influence of what country to England?

Question 18 18. Why do we know so much about ancient Egyptian furniture?

Question 19 19. Why was the steam engine a key factor in the modernization of the furniture industry?

Question 20 20. Many Pennsylvania Dutch furniture items, like tables and cupboards, were characterized by what?

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Question 21 21. The 19th century furniture designers appealed to a broad range of clientele. Which designers sought to sell their designs to more high end clientele?

Question 22 22. What were some of the main characteristics of modernist furniture?

Question 23 23. Works like the Wassily Chair and the Brno Chair utilize which common component of Bauhaus furniture?

Question 24 24. Jacobean furniture was the final phase in England's transition AWAY from which style?

Question 25 25. Sheraton furniture tended to emphasize what geometric shapes?

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Question 26 26. Office chairs use what kind of caster?

Question 27 27. In Denmark, _____ was the process of making a variety of different furniture pieces by hand.

Question 28 28. During the 18th century, where did the main styles for furniture design develop?

Question 29 29. William and Mary furniture was most connected to which artistic movement?

Question 30 30. What did the typical mensa look like?

History of Furniture Chapter Exam Instructions

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