5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- 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
- 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
- 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.
- 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
Colesseum → 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.
Triumphal Arch → Ancient Rome. Designed for War Heroes and decorated with statues and trophies. Built with many vaults stacked behind another
Taj Mahal → 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.
Pantheon → 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