History Of Architecture (pre-historic & Egyptian)

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 History Of Architecture (pre-historic & Egyptian)
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  • 1. 

    The Stongehenge is an example of?
    • A. 

      Stone Circle

    • B. 

      Stone Row

    • C. 

      Pyramid

    • D. 

      Ziggurat


  • 2. 

    Enclosure formed by huge stones planted on the ground in circular form.
    • A. 

      Tumulus

    • B. 

      Dolmen

    • C. 

      Menhir

    • D. 

      Cromlech


  • 3. 

    A prehistoric burial mound.
    • A. 

      Stele

    • B. 

      Fillet

    • C. 

      Tumulus

    • D. 

      Horus


  • 4. 

    The earliest form of dwelling developed by man.
    • A. 

      Tent

    • B. 

      Hut

    • C. 

      Rock Cave

    • D. 

      Megaron


  • 5. 

    Early type of tomb in Egypt.
    • A. 

      Mastaba

    • B. 

      Pyramid

    • C. 

      Tholos

    • D. 

      Dromos


  • 6. 

    The favorite motifs / design of the Egyptians includes the lotus and:
    • A. 

      Feather

    • B. 

      Palm

    • C. 

      Scarab

    • D. 

      Rope


  • 7. 

    A characteristic feature of an Egyptian external wall.
    • A. 

      Levered

    • B. 

      Battered

    • C. 

      Plain

    • D. 

      Embatted


  • 8. 

    The torus mold in Egyptian temples were used to cover the ______ of the walls.
    • A. 

      Angles

    • B. 

      Base

    • C. 

      Cornice

    • D. 

      Jambs


  • 9. 

    A memorial of victory over one tribe in Egyptian architecture.
    • A. 

      Monolith

    • B. 

      Pyramid

    • C. 

      Mastaba

    • D. 

      Cromlech


  • 10. 

    The massive sloping towers fronted by obelisks and are known as gateways in Egypt.
    • A. 

      Avenue of the Sphinx

    • B. 

      Pylon

    • C. 

      Hypostyle Column

    • D. 

      Stele


  • 11. 

    A mystical monster with a body of a lion and head of a man in an Egyptian structure.
    • A. 

      Androsphinx

    • B. 

      Creosphinx

    • C. 

      Hieraosphinx

    • D. 

      Obelisk


  • 12. 

    The egyptian cornice that consists of roll hollow moulding.
    • A. 

      Corona

    • B. 

      Scotia

    • C. 

      Plinth

    • D. 

      Gorge


  • 13. 

    Monumental pillars usually in pairs at the temple entrances and considered as the symbol of "Heliopolis", the sun god.
    • A. 

      Avenue of the Sphinx

    • B. 

      Pylon

    • C. 

      Obelisks

    • D. 

      Osiris Pillars


  • 14. 

    The Colossi of Memnon was erected by:
    • A. 

      Thothmes I

    • B. 

      Set I

    • C. 

      Senusrets

    • D. 

      Amenophis III


  • 15. 
    Known as the royal architect and superinrendent of pyramids.
    • A. 

      Rameses II

    • B. 

      Chephren

    • C. 

      Sargon

    • D. 

      Thi


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