5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- 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
- Asia. 12th Century. First Hindu, built for Vishnu, but then was converted to Buddhist. This is the symbol for Cambodia. It is made of sandstone sealed with resin. Longest bas relief in the world.
- 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
- Asia. Built from 1632-1653. Is a Mausoleum for Shah Jahan's favorite wife. Incorporated radial symmetry and surrounded by a moat. Had Persian, Indian, and Islamic characteristics.
4 True/False questions
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
Great Wall of China → 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)
Il Gesu → 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
Aqueducts → Ancient Rome; carried water from mountains. Made of waterproof concrete. 11 were in Rome. Under Emperor Claudius' reign, aqueducts went to public fountains, baths, and to fountains for the wealthy