Early Christian Architectures Test.

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This quiz is based on the early architectures of Christianity and in the reign of Constantine the Great how Christianity started to dominate the Rome. So, if you are a history scholar or just want to test your knowledge of historical Christian architectures, then take this quiz right away.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Art pertaining to those produced by the early christians until the founding of the Byzantine empire
  • 2. 
    Fish
  • 3. 
    Semi-circular space in front of nave
  • 4. 
    Placed at the center of the nave
  • 5. 
    Prohibition of icons in representational human form
  • 6. 
    Inverted concave triangles
  • 7. 
    Made the chrisrianity the official religion in rome
    • A. 

      Licinus

    • B. 

      Constantine

    • C. 

      Julius ceasar

    • D. 

      Pope

  • 8. 
    Social influence, he was the prime character but was not proclaimed emperor, he removed his empire from from to byzantium and developed a new type of architecture.
    • A. 

      Constantine

    • B. 

      Ceasar IV

    • C. 

      Itcinus

    • D. 

      Licinus

  • 9. 
    Important features of early christian architecture
    •  ribbed vaulting
    • arcade
    • campanile
    • archivolt
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Semi circular arches
    • A. 

      Ribbed vault

    • B. 

      Archivolt

    • C. 

      Rainbow arch

    • D. 

      Multilayered arch

  • 11. 
    Largest and most impressive among all basilican churches
    • A. 

      St. peter basilica

    • B. 

      St. paolo fouri le mura

    • C. 

      St. paul cathedral

    • D. 

      St. vitale church

  • 12. 
    Dedicated to the martyrdome of st. peterthe architect was constantine
    • A. 

      St. peter basilica

    • B. 

      St. paolo fouri le mura

    • C. 

      Church of nativity bethlehem

    • D. 

      Chuch of holy sepulchre

  • 13. 
    Founded by constaine, built over traditonal birth of Christ.
    • A. 

      St. peter basilica

    • B. 

      St. paolo fouri le mura

    • C. 

      Church of nativity bethlehem

    • D. 

      Chuch of holy sepulchre

  • 14. 
    Founded by constaine, built over the reputed Church of Christ.
    • A. 

      St. peter basilica

    • B. 

      St. paolo fouri le mura

    • C. 

      Church of nativity bethlehem

    • D. 

      Chuch of holy sepulchre

  • 15. 
    Ealiest building of cruciform plan "tomb"
    • A. 

      Tomb of galla placida, ravenna

    • B. 

      Tomb of ravenna

    • C. 

      Tomb of galla placide, de ravenna

    • D. 

      Tomb of placida