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Window Types & Design Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Where in a building should you look for clerestory windows?

Question 2 2. How can clerestory windows be used to make modern structures more environmentally friendly?

Question 3 3. Sash windows were developed by which culture?

Question 4 4. If a sash window is double-hung, what can it do?

Question 5 5. When did the time period known as the Middle Ages occur?

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Question 6 6. The large stained glass windows in the Saint Denis cathedral allowed a lot of natural light into the church. Why was this important?

Question 7 7. What's a drawback of a tile window sill?

Question 8 8. What part of the window trim is directly below the window sill?

Question 9 9. Today, Diocletian windows are most associated with which style of architecture?

Question 10 10. Who was Diocletian?

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Question 11 11. In which style of architecture did lancet windows first appear?

Question 12 12. Lancet windows got their name from which type of weaponry?

Question 13 13. In which era did mullions first become common?

Question 14 14. Which non-European culture also heavily used mullions, especially in the medieval era?

Question 15 15. Where in a structure would you look for bay windows?

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Question 16 16. What is the only kind of bay window that is NOT defined by its shape?

Question 17 17. Which part of the window supports the sash when it is open and prevents it from shifting in the wind?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements about casement windows is NOT true?

Question 19 19. What is the relationship between the dormer window and the roof?

Question 20 20. Where in a structure would you look for a dormer window?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements about oriel windows is NOT true?

Question 22 22. What does the word fenestration mean?

Question 23 23. Which rose windows featured elaborate curving shapes that looked like tongues of flame?

Question 24 24. What is a rose window?

Question 25 25. What type of muntin window is shown in the picture?

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Question 26 26. What type of muntin window is shown in the picture?

Question 27 27. What does the origin of the word ''clerestory'' tell us about the original use of clerestory windows?

Question 28 28. What is the main difference between a sliding window and a sash window?

Question 29 29. Which of the following elements were some advances that came with Gothic architecture?

Question 30 30. What benefit does a stone window sill provide?

Window Types & Design Chapter Exam Instructions

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