DICTUM

35 Questions
Dictum

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    "Function influence but does not dictate form"
    • A. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • B. 

      Eero Saarinen

    • C. 

      Eliel Saarinen

    • D. 

      Louis Sullivan

  • 2. 
    "Architectural-form equals social-form"
    • A. 

      Louis Sullivan

    • B. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • C. 

      Eliel Saarinen

    • D. 

      Eero Saarinen

  • 3. 
    "Form does not necessarily follow function"
    • A. 

      Antonio Gaudi

    • B. 

      Louis Sullivan

    • C. 

      Eliel Saarinen

    • D. 

      Eero Saarinen

  • 4. 
    "Form follows function"
    • A. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • B. 

      Antonio Gaudi

    • C. 

      Eliel Saarinen

    • D. 

      None

  • 5. 
    “Ornament is a crime and all ornamentation must be rejected”
    • A. 

      Philip johnson

    • B. 

      Le corbusier

    • C. 

      Adolf loos

    • D. 

      Sntoni gaudi

  • 6. 
    "Form and Function is One"
    • A. 

      Louis Sullivan

    • B. 

      Eliel Saarine

    • C. 

      Antonio Gaudi

    • D. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

  • 7. 
    Art and Architecture, the new " UNITY "
    • A. 

      Marcus Vitruvius Pocio

    • B. 

      Walter Gropius

    • C. 

      Louis Kahn

    • D. 

      Robert Venturi

  • 8. 
    "Architecture is the reaching out for the truth"
    • A. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • B. 

      Louis Kahn

    • C. 

      Ludwig Mies

    • D. 

      Adolf loos

  • 9. 
    "A house is a house"
    • A. 

      Le Corbusier

    • B. 

      Norman Foster

    • C. 

      Louis Kahn

    • D. 

      Robert Maillart

  • 10. 
    "Cube within a cube"
    • A. 

      Moshe safdie

    • B. 

      Ludwig Mies Van de Rohe

    • C. 

      Le Corbusier

    • D. 

      Tadao Ando

  • 11. 
    Created the dymaxion house,the first machine for living?
    • A. 

      Moshe Safdie

    • B. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • C. 

      Buckminster Fuller

    • D. 

      Le Corbusier

  • 12. 
    "The house is a machine for living in"
    • A. 

      Buckminster Fuller

    • B. 

      Le Corbusier

    • C. 

      Norman Foster

    • D. 

      Robert Venturi

  • 13. 
    "A bridge is like a house"
    • A. 

      Robert Venturi

    • B. 

      Le Corbusier

    • C. 

      Robert Maillart

    • D. 

      Louis Kahn

  • 14. 
    "less is more"
    • A. 

      Robert Venturi

    • B. 

      Louis Kahn

    • C. 

      Ludwig Mies Van de Rohe

    • D. 

      Louis Sullivan

  • 15. 
    "Less is a bore"
    • A. 

      Robert Venturi

    • B. 

      Robert Maillart

    • C. 

      Ludwig Mies Van de Rohe

    • D. 

      Kenzo Tange

  • 16. 
    "Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood"
    • A. 

      Robert Venturi

    • B. 

      Daniel Burningham

    • C. 

      Louis Sullivan

    • D. 

      Daniel Burnham

  • 17. 
    "Form follows function"
    • A. 

      Lloyd White Right

    • B. 

      Fink Lloyd Wright

    • C. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • D. 

      Louis Sullivan

  • 18. 
    "Architecture is the will of an epoch translated into space"
    • A. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • B. 

      Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

    • C. 

      Louis Kahn

    • D. 

      Le Corbusier

  • 19. 
    "Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together. There it begins"
    • A. 

      Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

    • B. 

      Wright

    • C. 

      Kahn

    • D. 

      Corbusier

  • 20. 
    "Make big plans; aim high in hope and work, remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die"
    • A. 

      Le Corbusier

    • B. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • C. 

      Ludwig Mies Van de Rohe

    • D. 

      Robert Maillart

  • 21. 
    Modern architecture "need not" to be Western
    • A. 

      Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

    • B. 

      Kenzo Tange

    • C. 

      Louis Kahn

    • D. 

      Le Corbusier

  • 22. 
    "You employ stone, wood and concrete, and with these materials you build house and palaces. That is construction. Ingenuity is at work. But suddenly, you touch my heart, you do me good. I am happy and I say: 'This is beautiful". That is architecture. Art enters in.
    • A. 

      Louis Kahn

    • B. 

      Le Corbusier

    • C. 

      Kenzo Tange

    • D. 

      Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

  • 23. 
    "All architects want to live beyond their deaths"
    • A. 

      Adolf Loos

    • B. 

      Philip Johnson

    • C. 

      Louis Kahn

    • D. 

      Walter Gropius

  • 24. 
    "Architecture must meet 3 requirements: strength, beauty, and unity"
    • A. 

      Walter Gropius

    • B. 

      Louis Kahn

    • C. 

      Robert Venturi

    • D. 

      Marcus Vitruvius Pocio

  • 25. 
    "Every great architect is- necessarily - a great poet. He must be a great original interpreter of his time, his day, his age"
    • A. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • B. 

      Norman Foster

    • C. 

      Kenzo Tange

    • D. 

      Louis Khan

  • 26. 
    The Architect who is known to be the "Father of Fantastic Architecture"
    • A. 

      Le corbusier

    • B. 

      Antoni gaudi

    • C. 

      Adolf loos

    • D. 

      Philip johnson

  • 27. 
    He was a Japanese Architect, and a winner of the 1987 Pritzker Prize for Architecture and is one of the most significant architects of the 20th century.
    • A. 

      Form follows function but does not dictate form

    • B. 

      Modern Architecture need not to be western

    • C. 

      A cube within a cube

    • D. 

      Less is More

  • 28. 
    " I believe that people make natural  association with forms, color and the composition of elements while decoration and detailing help communicate with buildings purpose".
    • A. 

      Michael Graves

    • B. 

      Walter Gropius

    • C. 

      Philip Johnson

    • D. 

      Buckmister Fuller

  • 29. 
    "Chairs are architecture, sofas are bourgeois"
    • A. 

      Alvar Aalto

    • B. 

      Le Corbusier

    • C. 

      Adolf Loos

    • D. 

      Zaha Hadid

  • 30. 
    This Architect was inspired in his early stage from this famous Swiss Architect known for his works such as Unite Habitation'
    • A. 

      Ludwig Mies Van De Rohe

    • B. 

      Walter Gropius

    • C. 

      Le Corbusier

    • D. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

  • 31. 
    Architect who advocated the “organic architecture” and envisioned the “broadacre city” for the future?
    • A. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • B. 

      Daniel Burnham

    • C. 

      Richard Neutra

    • D. 

      Wallace Harrison

  • 32. 
    “design as if you were a child” - famous axiom by
    • A. 

      Renzo piano

    • B. 

      Michael graves

    • C. 

      Louis kahn

    • D. 

      Alvar aalto

  • 33. 
    "Architecture is the masterly, correct and magnificent play of masses brought together in light. Our eyes are made to see forms in light; light and shade reveal these forms. . ."
    • A. 

      Louis Khan

    • B. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • C. 

      Le Corbusier

    • D. 

      Andrea Palladio

  • 34. 
    "My client is not in a hurry"
    • A. 

      Philip Johnson

    • B. 

      Le corbusier

    • C. 

      Adolf Loos

    • D. 

      Antoni Gaudi

  • 35. 
    This Architect is a major and influential protagonist of Structuralism?
    • A. 

      Modern Architecture need not to be western

    • B. 

      Form follows function but does not dictate form

    • C. 

      A cube within a cube

    • D. 

      Less is More