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Architectural Terms

written by: mattbeckwith
 
How is your architectural vocabulary?

Question 1:


Which of these architectural styles is the earliest?
Gothic
Greek
Roman
Renaissance

Question 2:

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What do you call a window which opens by sliding up/down or sideways?
Palladian Window
Bay Window
Casement Window
Sash Window


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Question 3:

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What do you call the triangular part of a wall which supports the ends of a pitched roof?
The Dormer
The Jetty
The Gable
The Cornice


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Question 4:

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What is the name for a covered entryway where you can park your vehicle before entering a building?
Port-cochere
Loggia
Portcullis
Portico


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Question 5:

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What do you call the triangular structure above a doorway, usually supported by columns?
Cupola
Pediment
Spire
Lintel


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Question 6:

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Of the 3 Greek column types (Corinthian, Ionian and Doric), which is the simplest in design?
Doric
None of these
Ionian
Corinthian


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Question 7:


Of these roof types, which one is least likely to have gables?
Gambrel Roof
Hipped Roof
Pitched Roof
Cat Slide Roof

Question 8:

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Which of these types of dome is typical of Russian architecture?
Polygonal Dome
Corbel Dome
Sail Dome
Onion Dome


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Question 9:

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What do you call the vertical structure which divides two window units?
Armoire
Plinth
Mullion
Balustrade


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Question 10:

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Which of these is a supportive structure composed of triangles?
Arch
Cantilever
Suspension
Truss


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