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Old 05-31-2009, 05:42 AM   #1
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Sunday Special - Architecture

Sunday Special - Architecture

This is a very Tough quiz, unless you're an architect;
I'm thinking 6 correct answers earns you a "B" today...........

1. Who invented the "Geodesic Dome" design ?
2. Who designed the Guggenheim Museum ?
3. Three types of columns...
4. "Flying" support...
5. Covered walkway at a Monastery...
6. Covered walk supported by columns...
7. Central stone of an arch...
8. Horizontal beam supported only at one end...
9. Architectural style of Hagia Sofia...
10. Architectural style of Notre Dame Cathedral
11. Mid-Nineteenth century English style...
12. Architectural style of the Chrysler Building...
13. Designer of the Glass Pyramid at the Louvre...
14. Designer of the Vietnam War Memorial...
15. Gothic exterior beastly creatures...
1. R. Buckminster Fuller
2. Frank Lloyd Wright
3. Ionic, Doric, Corinthian
4. Buttress
5. Cloister
6. Portico
7. Keystone
8. Cantilever
9. Byzantine
10. Gothic
11. Victorian
12. Art Deco
13. I.M. Pei
14. Maya Lin
15. Gargoyles

Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
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