A Theory Of Architecture Quiz

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This a controversial book book of architectural theories which defines a characteristics of the twentieth century architecture and planning. How well do you know about it?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who wrote the book "The Art of Architecture"?
    • A. 

      Marray Rothbard

    • B. 

      Stephen Pinker

    • C. 

      Nikos Salingaros

    • D. 

      Nicholas Cage

  • 2. 
    In which year was the book published?
    • A. 

      2005

    • B. 

      2006

    • C. 

      2007

    • D. 

      2004

  • 3. 
    Which of the following was not a contributor to Salingaros book "The Art of Architecture"?
    • A. 

      Michael W. Mehaffy

    • B. 

      Terry M. Mikiten

    • C. 

      Peter Elliot

    • D. 

      Deborah Teyada

  • 4. 
    Who wrote the preface of Salingaros book,"the Art of Architecture "?
    • A. 

      Nikos Salingaros

    • B. 

      Stephen Pinker

    • C. 

      Kenneth Masden II

    • D. 

      Prince Charles

  • 5. 
    How many ways of design was introduced in the Darwinian process?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      2

  • 6. 
    From whose work did Salingaros employ the "meme model" to describe architectural typologies?
    • A. 

      Edward Wilson

    • B. 

      Murray Rothbard

    • C. 

      Richard Dawkins

    • D. 

      Prince Charles

  • 7. 
    Who coined the word "biophilia" applied by a group of architects?
    • A. 

      Edward Wilson

    • B. 

      Richard Dawkins

    • C. 

      Christopher Alexander

    • D. 

      Terry Teyada

  • 8. 
    The following books were written by Christopher Alexander except?
    • A. 

      Notes on the synthesis of form

    • B. 

      A pattern of languages

    • C. 

      The unified theory of architecture

    • D. 

      The nature of order

  • 9. 
    According to Salingaris,which fields of learning are employed in designing human architecture?
    • A. 

      Psychology & Mathematics

    • B. 

      Geography & Human science

    • C. 

      Mathematics and Human Science

    • D. 

      Mathematics & Social Science

  • 10. 
    Architecture is derived from a Greek word called?
    • A. 

      Architokton

    • B. 

      Architectik

    • C. 

      Architontok

    • D. 

      Archik

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