5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- Asia. 1406-1420. Elements of Chinese Architecture: Symmetry, enclosure, horizontal emphasis, and geomancy/feng shui. Made of precious wood and marble. Contained an Inner and Outer Court. Yellow- Royalty. Black- water
- Located in Rome, first Church of the Baroque Era. Begins Baroque Architecture. Influences architecture for the next 200 yrs. No dome establishes it as separate. Paired columns extend on other levels.
- Renaissance. Built by Palladio. 100% symmetrical. Beauty of a church brought to a home. Risky because it secularized the Dome.
- Asia. Built from 221 BC-1500 AD. Located in the northern part of China, and was meant to keep in vaders out. Made out of mud, chalk, gravel, and lime mixed with adhesives (like rice or egg whites)
4 True/False questions
San Carlo Alle Quatto Fontaine → Baroque. Sat on a corner lot. Long interior: L of GLOP. Large columns, deep niches, chairoscuro, and verticality.
Versailles → Baroque. Originally a hunting lodge. Louis XIV turned it into a governmental building. 250 acres, 1300 rooms, 2,000 windows. No bathrooms. Blurred contours, undulations, scrollwork, vases, and garland (O in GLOP). Had the Royal chapel, mercury room hall of mirrors, etc
Pantheon → Renaissance. , dome, lightweight easily supported, efficient construction(cut costs), herringbone, stabilized dome, double shell, gothic=ribbed vaulting, roman=oculus, Renaissance=Lantern at top of dome
Taj Mahal → Ancient Rome. Temple dedicated to all the gods. Built from 120-127 AD. Had the shape of the Earth on the inside (square) and shape of the sky on the outside (round). Osculus on top