Arch 150 Quiz 2 Essays

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UW Department of Architecture Quiz 2 VERSION A + B Arch 150 Spring 2012 GO TO # 101 ON YOUR ANSWER SHEET Questions about Image Set 1: Acropolis, Athens 101. The gateway to this site, visible in the foreground at the lower right, is called the: a. Erechtheion b. Parthenon c. Temple of Hera d. Stoa of Attalus e. Propylaia 102. The main temple shown at the upper right is dedicated to: a. Athena b. Erectheus c. Portunus d. Aphrodite 103. The primary function of the main temple shown at the upper right is: a. an interior gathering space for worshippers b. a venue for religious games c. a house for the statue of a god or goddess d. a fortification high on a hill 104. The site shown in plan and reconstruction is known as the: a. Great…show more content…
Creation of the Cloaca Maxima enabled the extended settlement of Rome. true (a) or false (b) T 113. Entasis is one of a number of adjustments made by Greek architects to overcome distortions of vision. true (a) or false (b) T Match the term with the single BEST definition: (use each response only once; there are three extra answers) 114. Ionic D a. raised structure used to carry water 115. agora I b. column using female-form sculpture 116. mandala E c. Roman commercial and governmental building 117. caryatid B d. column order using capitals with volutes and a continuous frieze 118. forum H e. sacred diagram representing the perfection of the universe 119. aqueduct A f. column order using simple capitals and a frieze with triglyphs 120. basilica C g. Roman sewer h. main public space in a Roman city i. central market and assembly place in the Greek city j. tower-like gateway Match the site with the BEST description: (use each response only once; there are two extra answers): 121. Angkor Wat G a. ancient capital of Han Dynasty 122. Chang’an A b. home of athletic games to celebrate the gods 123. Olympia B c. Greek colonial town with archaic temples 124. Karli F d. mountainous sanctuary that symbolized the battle of human 125. Paestum C reason and nature e. Greek colonial town planned by Hippodamus f. rock-cut chaitya hall dedicated to Buddha g. Hindu temple built to represent the mountain home of the gods This is the end. Make sure your answer sheet is correctly

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