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History Art History Quiz 3

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Hagia Sophia is Greek for _______.
Holy Wisdom
The Hagia Sophia was built from
532 - 537
The Hagia Sophia was built by the emperor _____________.
Justinian
The ________ _______ conquered the Byzantines and turned the Hagia Sophia into a _______ in _____.
Ottoman Turks; mosque; 1453
The Hagia Sophia is now a ________.
Museum
The Dome of the Hagia Sophia is _____ feet in diameter
102
There are ____ windows at the base of the dome of the Hagia Sophia
40
The _______ were the _(#)_ supports that allowed the Byzantines to place the round dome onto the square church.
Pendentives; 4
Gold was a symbol of the ______.
Heavenly Realm
The Hagia Sophia was built in the ______ plan.
Central
The "center" in the central plan is _______ in shape.
Octagonal
The Church of San Vitale is located in _________ ________.
Ravenna Italy
The Church of San Vitale was built in the ____.
6th c.
Justinian is presented as the ________ in one of the murals in the Church of San Vitale
caesaropope
In the mosaic of Theodora, a(n) _______ is on her head.
halo
The Church of San Vitale was built in the ________ plan.
Central
The _______ __ ___ _____ is the 2nd holies shrine in Islam.
Dome of the Rock
The Dome of the Rock was built in _____.
691
The Dome of the Rock is a _____, not a ______.
shrine; mosque
The Dome of the Rock is built on _______ _________ in _____________.
Mount Moriah; Jerusalem
Supposedly Muhammad was taken to the _________ ___ ____ _______ in a vision.
Dome of the Rock
The Dome of the Rock is located on the place where ___________ almost ______________ his son Issac.
Abraham; sacrificed
The lacy, geometric patterns on the outside of the Dome of the Rock are called "_________".
arabesque
The Great Mosque of Cordova is located in _______.
Spain
The Great Mosque of Cordova was built by the _______ dynasty leader ____-__-_____ I in the _______(years).
Ommiad; Abd-al-Rahman; 780's
The Alhambra is located in _________.
Granada
The Alhambra was built from _________.
1338 - 1390
The Muslims entered into Spain in ____.
711
The Alhambra fell in _______.
1492
Kaaba is Arabic for "_____"
cube
The Kaaba is the ______ place in Islam
holiest
The Kaaba is at the center of a ________.
mosque
The Kaaba is thought to be made out of _________ ________.
Granite Block
The Kaaba is _____ feet tall.
43
2 of the Kaaba's walls are ____ feet wide (lesser number)
36
2 of the walls of the Kaaba are ___ feet wide (larger number)
41
The black stone is located on the ____ corner of the Kaaba.
east
The black stone is located ____ feet above the ground on the Kaaba
5
The Kaaba is covered by the _______, a black silk curtain embroidered with golden ________ text.
Kiswah; Koranic
The only entrance to the Kaaba is located _____ feet above the ground.
7
The Black Stone is ____ inches in diameter
12
______ _______ stick into the stone to hold it in place
Silver nails
The black stone was stolen in _____.
951
Pilgrims walk around the Kaaba ___ times and try to _________ at the stone.
7; point