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First architect if the Renaissance?
Inventor of the Duomo in Florence
The Great Pyramid is located...
In line with the compass points.
The Sphinx is...
Older than the Great Pyramids.
Trabeated
Post & Lintel construction
3.14 is found in the design of...
The Great Pyramid
The Washington Monument is...
Obelisk architecture
Cenotaph
empty tomb
Lintel
A beam
Clerestory
a row of windows in the upper part of a wall
A column was an entry for what building competition?
Chicago
S.B.S.
Sick building syndrome
Architect in Greek
Chief Builder
Corbu thought that architecture was
An emotional aesthetic
William Morris thought that architecture was...
Building + Art
E.B.S.
Environment behavior studies
A megalithic is...
Large stone structures
Stonehendge is...
Megalithic architecture
The first stone capital in the world is located in...
Sakkara
The Great Pyramids are located in...
Giza
Anthropomorphism means...
Designing in the likeness of man
Portcullis means...
large hard stone blockage
Causeway means...
Long path to the Nile River
Palladio used...
1.618
An example of the humanizations of art in the Renaissance...
The Doors of Paradise in Florence
Who wrote The Lives of the Artists?
Vasari
Vignola designed...
Gesu
Alberti thought that the fundamental ornament in architecture was the...
Column
A bark was a..
Boat
Obelisk architecture is...
Large pointed stone.
A cartouche is...
Egyptian name tag.
The tomb that was discovered in the 1920's was...
King Tut
Which side of the Nile did the Egyptian locate their necropolis?
West
Trompe L'oeil is...
False painting of a perspective.
Putti are...
Fat babies
The church by Gibbs that was imitated throughout the British Isles was...
St. Martin's in the Fields
The home of Louis X IV was..
Versailles
What led Sir Christopher Wren to design over 200 churches in London?
The great fire of 1666
Bernini said that Borromini was...
Not an architect
A pearl of wild shape is...
Baroque
Gutenberg invented the...
Printing press
The ancient culture that played an important role in the Renaissance was..
Roman
The person who personified the Renaissance spirit was...
Da Vinci
The prime philosophic thinking of the Renaissance was...
Humanism
The country of birth for the Renaissance was...
Italy
The counter reformation started the...
baroque period
Martin Luthers protest is said to have started the..
Reformation
Michelangelo's primary patron in Florence was...
Midici
The urgency to construct St. Peter's was...
The loss of the Holy Lands
Filartes ten story tower of Vice and Virtue was an architectural metaphor of...
Machiavelli's Prince
Brunelleschi dome in Florence is like the...
Pantheon
The first known architect was...
Imhotep
Presuppositions as they affect design decisions...
A person's basic beliefs
A cupola as used on Pulliam is best utilized as a mean of...
Telling time
Bucky Fuller was famous for what kind of architecture?
Dome
Which building on campus demonstrated architecture as representing the passing on of knowledge?
Shryock
The egg and dart motif is from..
The Greeks
The temple of Apollo at Brasse in Greece has a direct relation by the use of the columns to...
OBF
The style of Old Main...
Romanesque
The country where the greatest Gothic architecture occurred was..
France
Some of the best acoustical interiors of Gothic churches had a reverberation of..
4 seconds
A church is called a cathedral when...
The Bishops chair resided there
Who were the architects of the Gothic churches?
Stone masons
The thin stone and glass exterior walls of Gothic churches are...
Tracery
The use of stain glass windows and the reverberation of the mass sung in Latin could be argued as...
Modifiers of behavior
Gargoyles are similar to what common feature of modern roof methods of directing rainwater?
Scuppers
A rose window is...
Round
To achieve the tallest Gothic interior was the goal of..
Beavais
Pinnacles are...
Part of a flying buttress
The use of the term "Gothic" was at first..
Derogatory
St. Denis was the church of...
Abbot Suger
The first church of the Gothic style in 1225 was...
Chartres
The pointed arch provided a church with...
Very high interiors
The metaphor of light is in reference to...
Gothic architecture
The entrance door openings of a church are called...
Portals
Small chapels around the ambulatory of a church are called..
Chevets
The location of a church under the altar is called a...
Crypt
The crossing at the transept of a church is called a...
Bema
The unique feature in Gothic architecture that let the interior have great height was...
The pointed arch
Abbott Suger wrote a treatise on light and God that had a profound effect on...
Gothic architecture
The foyer of a church is called...
Narthex
The interior style of the St. Louis Cathedral is...
Byzantine
The exterior style of the St. Louis Cathedral is...
Romanesque
Who was the architectural firm the restored Union Station?
HOK
Who was the architectural firm that designed Union Station?
T. Link
The interior lobby stain glass windows of Union Station depict...
Great Train Stations
The unique acoustical feature at the entry of the Station is...
The arch
The style of Union Station is...
Romanesque
The unique addition on the side of the Busch Tomb is a...
Baptismal
The roof material over Busch's Tomb is...
Slate
The phrase over the entry door to the Busch Tomb is..
Latin
Busch's tomb is constructed of...
Pink Granite
Sullivan's Wainwright Tomb has it's influence from...
Nature/Northern Africa
A covered vase is a symbol of...
Death
In the 1900's, Greek Roman and Egyptian were popular styles of..
Cenotaphs
Mohammed is the founder of...
Islam
The Goths, Visagoths and Ostragoths were..
Germanic Tribes
Domes in northern climates are different because of...
Climatical reasons
The architectural device that is used instead of a pendentive is..
A squinch
Christ as represented in the Byzantine mosaics is..
A universal
Wheeler Hall with it's round arches is in the...
Richardson style
Altgeld had buildings built on Illinois University campuses that looked like...
Castles
Quoin means..
corner stone
Who is buried below the pyramid on campus?
King Tut
The building that is brutal, that follows the brutalist style..
Fanner
Which best notes the Egyptian influence on the Agriculture Building?
The grain tiles
An example of the design foresight of the university landscape architect, Longergram...
The planting of trees to create a canopy by Wham
Who was the famous fort designer from which Fort DeChartres is designed?
Vauban
Mosaics are like computer...
Pixels
A badichino is...
The covering over the altar
Hagia Sophia means..
Holy Wisdom
A portico is a..
Porch
What makes concrete as used by the Romans different from what we use today?
Steel Reinforcement
A frigidarium is..
A cold bath
The primary element in Roman architecture was...
The arch
The advantage over Roman theaters when compared to Greek was...
They could be built anywhere
Who said Utilitas, Firmitas, Venustas?
Vitruvius
The Roman view of space as compared with the Greek place more emphasis upon...
The interiors
The architectural feature used to support the lateral load of high stone walls is...
Buttresses
Early Christian monastaries are a representation of...
St. Augustine's City of God
The masoleum became...
A place to be baptized
What lead to the architectural development of the ambulatory?
The need for more chapels
The dome and use of mosaics are characteristics of...
Byzantine architecture
Early Christians broke away from the secular world and started..
Monastaries
The ambulatory is usually located in what part of a church?
The apse
The Edict of Milan was declared by...
Constantine
The interior of a church that most reminded people of a ship was the...
Nave
A method of describing the form of a space and the activities that occur is..
A behavior setting
Which religion was not one of the three dominant religions of the Roman Empire?
Islam