Trivia Quiz On Designing A Furniture

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Trivia Quiz On Designing A Furniture

Below is a Trivia Quiz on Designing A Furniture. The right furniture has the power to change a dull room to a welcoming room, and in these modern times, there are people coming up with furniture designs that are out of this world. Take up the quiz below and get to see just how well you understand the furniture world.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The term that refers to the general pattern or design of timber produced on smooth longitudinal surfaces as a result of structural features like, rays, growth rings, knots, nature of grains, changes in texture or variations in color
    • A. 

      Grain

    • B. 

      Figure

    • C. 

      Texture

    • D. 

      Pattern

  • 2. 
    The term that refers to the relative alignment or general direction of the wood fibers and other cells relative to the axis of the tree.
    • A. 

      Graining

    • B. 

      Figure

    • C. 

      Wood ray

    • D. 

      Pattern

  • 3. 
    Several thickness or pile of wood glued together one on top of the other with the grain of the sheets arranged at right angle.
    • A. 

      Fiberboard

    • B. 

      Cork board

    • C. 

      Ply board

    • D. 

      Plywood

  • 4. 
    Wood steamed and bent to form the structural members of furniture
  • 5. 
    A joint used in woodwork in which fan-shaped tongues projecting from one member fit into corresponding fan-shaped slots cut at the other member
    • A. 

      Mortise and Tenon

    • B. 

      Dove tail

    • C. 

      Lap joint

    • D. 

      Miter joint

  • 6. 
    A cylindrical wood or metal rod used to secure two pieces of wood by inserting it in a hole through two parts or members.
  • 7. 
    A Phil-Spanish colonial furniture for the bedroom usually designed along architectural patterns and used to store the occupants' clothings
  • 8. 
    The term that refers to the making of sample model of a designed item reduced or actual scale.
  • 9. 
    A hand saw which is used for cutting wood across the grain
    • A. 

      Rip saw

    • B. 

      Radial arm saw

    • C. 

      Jig saw

    • D. 

      Cross cut saw

  • 10. 
    A hand saw which is used for cutting wood with the grain.
    • A. 

      Plane saw

    • B. 

      Cross cut saw

    • C. 

      Rip saw

    • D. 

      Jig saw

  • 11. 
    American Furniture designer who experimented and successfully developed a chair with "spring construction" reducing spring parts into minimal element.
    • A. 

      David Rowland

    • B. 

      Frank Gehry

    • C. 

      Jasper Morrison

    • D. 

      Norman Foster

  • 12. 
    Scandinavian designer considered to be the leader of "Danish modern style" he designed an upholstered armchair in 1954 that seemed to float on a wooden frame
    • A. 

      Eero Saarinen

    • B. 

      Finn Juhl

    • C. 

      Eero Arnio

    • D. 

      Mies van der Rohe

  • 13. 
    The unit of measurement for wood lumber
    • A. 

      Linear feet

    • B. 

      Square meters

    • C. 

      Board feet

    • D. 

      Linear meters

  • 14. 
    Specification symbol indicating that lumber is planed on two sides
  • 15. 
    Specification term indicating that lumber has been artificially dried.
  • 16. 
    This man introduced light weight furniture in mass with a style of curvilinear shapes, made possible with his invention of the steam-bending machines
    • A. 

      Frank Gehry

    • B. 

      Michael Thonet

    • C. 

      Marten von Severen

    • D. 

      William Morris

  • 17. 
    This man spearheaded the "Arts and Crafts Movement" and is often called as the "Father of the Modern Movement"
    • A. 

      William Morris

    • B. 

      Victor Horta

    • C. 

      Guimard

    • D. 

      Gustav Klimt

  • 18. 
    The Dutch architect who produced the first prototype of cantilevered chair
    • A. 

      Eero Saarinen

    • B. 

      Marit Stam

    • C. 

      Mies van der Rohe

    • D. 

      Finn Juhl

  • 19. 
    The group of constructivist artists who adapted the use of abstract and rectangular form and primary colors as their basic ideal
    • A. 

      Rietveld

    • B. 

      Bau Haus Movement

    • C. 

      Modern Movement

    • D. 

      D' Stijl Group

  • 20. 
    The art style which flourished from about 1893 to 1910 and is characterized by moving sinuous and swirling lines.
    • A. 

      Baroque

    • B. 

      Arts and Crafts

    • C. 

      Art Nouveau

    • D. 

      Roccoco

  • 21. 
    The term is defined as "human factor engineering"
  • 22. 
    This power tool is an upside-down saw with toothed circular blade
  • 23. 
    The school of design in Germany founded by Walter Gropius in 1919 which became the focal point for design development immediately after World War 1
  • 24. 
    An angle joint formed by two members of which each is cut at 45-degree angle.
    • A. 

      Mitre joint

    • B. 

      Half-Lap joint

    • C. 

      Mortise and Tenon

    • D. 

      Dovetail

  • 25. 
    A hand tool used for drilling small holes
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