Architecture Mock Exam #1

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Architecture Mock Exam #1

Mock exam covering topics from the History of Architecture until the Introduction to the Ancient Kingdom. March 6, 2009


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      History of the World

    • B. 

      History of Architecture

    • C. 

      History of Structures

    • D. 

      History of Housing

    • E. 

      History of the People

  • 2. 
    The following are the reasons why man needs shelter during the prehistoric era except for one:
    • A. 

      Protection from the elements of nature

    • B. 

      For privacy

    • C. 

      For animal shelter

    • D. 

      Protection from wild animals

    • E. 

      Food storage

  • 3. 
    It is the art which seeks to harmonize in buildings the requirements of utility & beauty
  • 4. 
    It is a style in which the quality of expression in Architecture of definite conception.
    • A. 

      Historical Style

    • B. 

      Character Style

    • C. 

      Distinct Style

    • D. 

      Quality Style

    • E. 

      Modern Style

  • 5. 
    Historical style pertains to a particular phase or period that prevails only once in a century.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    It is a structure specifically for monumental tombs
  • 7. 
    The image above refers to what structural principle that is trabeated?
    • A. 

      Arch & Vault

    • B. 

      Post & Lintel

    • C. 

      Cantilever

    • D. 

      Truss

    • E. 

      Roofing

  • 8. 
    The image above refers to what structural principle?
  • 9. 
    It refers to the contour and natural terrain of the earth.
    • A. 

      Climate

    • B. 

      Geology

    • C. 

      Topography

    • D. 

      Geography

    • E. 

      Histography

  • 10. 
    It refers to the location of a country
  • 11. 
    This type of influence includes the historical setting, the political, social, and economic social status of the society, and the religion.
    • A. 

      Land influence

    • B. 

      People influence

    • C. 

      Societal influence

    • D. 

      Cultural influence

    • E. 

      Institutional influence

  • 12. 
    This refers to which religious structure that is defined as an earthen mount containing upright & lintel stones.
    • A. 

      Monolith

    • B. 

      Menhir

    • C. 

      Dolmen

    • D. 

      Stone Row

    • E. 

      Tumuli

  • 13. 
    This drawing refers to which structural principle?
    • A. 

      Post & Lintel

    • B. 

      Cantilever

    • C. 

      Arch & Vault

    • D. 

      Truss

    • E. 

      Menhir

  • 14. 
  • 15. 
    This refers to the material that is found in a certain area.
    • A. 

      Geography

    • B. 

      Stones

    • C. 

      Geology

    • D. 

      Topography

    • E. 

      Stone circle

  • 16. 
    This is composed of great upright stones.
    • A. 

      Monolith

    • B. 

      Megalith

    • C. 

      Barrow

    • D. 

      Stone Row

    • E. 

      Stone Circle

  • 17. 
    A stone row is made up of three thousand stones spaced apart into twelve lines strecthing for about 3 miles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Cromlech

    • B. 

      Stone row

    • C. 

      Stone henge

    • D. 

      Stone circle

    • E. 

      Menhir

  • 19. 
    What do you call the prehistoric dwelling that is raised above the ground by posts?
  • 20. 
    This is made up of animal skin, bones and leaves that is usually erected on the ground.
    • A. 

      Hut

    • B. 

      Cave

    • C. 

      Tent

    • D. 

      Brick house

    • E. 

      Building

  • 21. 
    The ________ river is considered as the life of Egypt and the source of their livelihood.
  • 22. 
    This object takes up the shape of human and is used as a coffin.
    • A. 

      Sarcouphagus

    • B. 

      Sarcaphagus

    • C. 

      Sarcauphagus

    • D. 

      Saurcophagus

    • E. 

      Sarcophagus

  • 23. 
    This is another term for the internal parts of the body.