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ALE Day 1 Hoa-TOA-pp Part 4 Of 4 - Quiz

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  • 1. 

    It is used to warn visually impaired people of the presence of specific hazards: steps, level crossings or the approach to the on-street light rapid transit (LRT) platforms. It is also used where a footway joins a shared route. It conveys the message ‘hazard, proceed with caution.

    • A.

      Blister Tactile

    • B.

      Lozenge Tactile

    • C.

      Corduroy Hazard Warning Tactile

    • D.

      Cycle way Tactile

    Correct Answer
    C. Corduroy Hazard Warning Tactile
    Explanation
    Corduroy Hazard Warning Tactile is the correct answer because it is specifically designed to warn visually impaired individuals about potential hazards such as steps, level crossings, or the approach to on-street light rapid transit platforms. It is also used at locations where a footway joins a shared route. The tactile surface pattern of corduroy provides a distinctive texture that can be felt by the individual's feet or cane, alerting them to proceed with caution.

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  • 2. 

    Proposed the Sector Model which states that a city develops in sectors instead of rings.

    • A.

      Chauncy Harris

    • B.

      Ernest Burgess

    • C.

      Homer Hoyt

    • D.

      Edward Ullman

    Correct Answer
    C. Homer Hoyt
    Explanation
    Homer Hoyt is the correct answer because he proposed the Sector Model, which suggests that cities grow and develop in sectors rather than in concentric rings. This model suggests that different sectors of a city will have different levels of desirability and land use, with the central business district at the center and various sectors radiating outwards. This model has been influential in urban planning and understanding the spatial organization of cities.

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  • 3. 

    Designer of the Laguna West. Known as the developer of the concept of TOD

    • A.

      Sim Van der Ryn

    • B.

      Kenzo Tange

    • C.

      Peter Calthorpe

    • D.

      Ebenezer Howard

    Correct Answer
    C. Peter Calthorpe
    Explanation
    Peter Calthorpe is the correct answer because he is known as the developer of the concept of TOD (Transit-Oriented Development). TOD is a planning and design strategy that focuses on creating mixed-use, walkable communities centered around public transportation hubs. Calthorpe has been a prominent figure in urban design and sustainable development, advocating for designs that prioritize accessibility, affordability, and environmental sustainability. His work, including the development of the Laguna West community, has had a significant impact on urban planning practices worldwide.

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  • 4. 

    First designer of the layout of the streets of Washington D.C.

    • A.

      Pierre Charles L'Enfant

    • B.

      Daniel Burnham

    • C.

      Ebenezer Howard

    • D.

      Andrew Ellicott

    Correct Answer
    A. Pierre Charles L'Enfant
    Explanation
    Pierre Charles L'Enfant is credited as the first designer of the layout of the streets of Washington D.C. He was a French-born American architect and engineer who was appointed by President George Washington to design the capital city. L'Enfant's plan for the city included wide avenues, grand public spaces, and diagonal streets that intersected at prominent landmarks. His design aimed to create a visually appealing and functional cityscape that reflected the ideals of the young nation. L'Enfant's plan formed the basis for the development of Washington D.C. and his influence can still be seen in the city's layout today.

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  • 5. 

    It concerns the science of human settlements, including regional, city, community planning and dwelling design

    • A.

      Ekistics

    • B.

      Arcology

    • C.

      Conurbation

    • D.

      Ecumenopolis

    Correct Answer
    A. Ekistics
    Explanation
    Ekistics is the correct answer because it refers to the science of human settlements, including regional, city, community planning, and dwelling design. This term was coined by Greek architect Constantinos A. Doxiadis in the 1940s and it encompasses various aspects of urban planning and design, such as the organization of cities, transportation systems, and the relationship between humans and their built environment. Ekistics focuses on creating sustainable and functional human settlements that promote the well-being of individuals and communities.

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  • 6. 

    Minimum number of hours required for diversified training experience

    • A.

      2840 hours

    • B.

      3480 hours

    • C.

      4480 hours

    • D.

      3840 hours

    Correct Answer
    D. 3840 hours
    Explanation
    The minimum number of hours required for a diversified training experience is 3840 hours. This means that in order to gain a well-rounded and comprehensive training experience, a minimum of 3840 hours of training is necessary. This amount of time allows for a sufficient amount of exposure to different training methods, techniques, and areas of focus, ensuring a comprehensive and diverse training experience.

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  • 7. 

    Under RA 9514, what is the heihgt of buildings where automatic sprinkler protection is required?

    • A.

      10m

    • B.

      12m

    • C.

      15m

    • D.

      18

    Correct Answer
    C. 15m
    Explanation
    Under RA 9514, buildings with a height of 15m or more are required to have automatic sprinkler protection. This means that any building that exceeds this height must have a system in place to automatically detect and extinguish fires. This requirement is in place to ensure the safety of occupants and to minimize the risk of fire-related incidents in taller buildings.

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  • 8. 

    The _______ created the Professional Regulations Commission (PRC) in the Philippines

    • A.

      PD 223

    • B.

      PD 323

    • C.

      PD 232

    • D.

      BP 223

    Correct Answer
    A. PD 223
    Explanation
    PD 223 refers to Presidential Decree No. 223, which is the correct answer. This decree was issued by the President of the Philippines and it created the Professional Regulations Commission (PRC). The PRC is a government agency responsible for regulating and supervising the practice of various professions in the country, including architects, engineers, nurses, and accountants. PD 223 established the PRC's authority and defined its functions and responsibilities.

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  • 9. 

    AS-built drawings are the responsibility of the _______

    • A.

      Contractor

    • B.

      Sub-contractor

    • C.

      Engineer

    • D.

      Architect

    Correct Answer
    A. Contractor
    Explanation
    AS-built drawings are the responsibility of the contractor because they are the ones who are responsible for the construction and completion of the project. AS-built drawings are created after the construction is finished and they provide an accurate representation of the final product, including any changes or modifications that were made during the construction process. The contractor is in the best position to create these drawings as they have firsthand knowledge of the construction process and can accurately document any changes that were made.

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  • 10. 

    The _______ is the legal bond for the Client-Architect relationship

    • A.

      MOA

    • B.

      Proposal

    • C.

      Contract

    • D.

      Gen Conditions

    Correct Answer
    C. Contract
    Explanation
    The contract is the legal bond for the Client-Architect relationship. A contract is a legally binding agreement between two parties that outlines the rights and obligations of each party. In the context of the Client-Architect relationship, a contract would specify the scope of work, payment terms, project timeline, and other important details. It ensures that both the client and the architect are protected and have a clear understanding of their responsibilities.

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  • 11. 

    The resolution on arbitration should be complied within ______ days from its issuance

    • A.

      15 days

    • B.

      30 days

    • C.

      45 days

    • D.

      60 days

    Correct Answer
    B. 30 days
    Explanation
    The resolution on arbitration should be complied within 30 days from its issuance. This means that once a resolution is made regarding arbitration, the parties involved must adhere to it and fulfill any obligations or requirements within a period of 30 days. This ensures that the resolution is implemented in a timely manner and allows for efficient resolution of the dispute through arbitration.

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  • 12. 

    The government can order a work stoppage on public construction projects for a maximum of ____

    • A.

      30 days

    • B.

      60 days

    • C.

      90 days

    • D.

      120 days

    Correct Answer
    C. 90 days
    Explanation
    The government can order a work stoppage on public construction projects for a maximum of 90 days. This means that if the government deems it necessary, they can temporarily halt work on these projects for up to 90 days. This could be due to various reasons such as safety concerns, budget constraints, or any other issues that may arise during the construction process. Once the 90-day period is over, work can resume on the projects.

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  • 13. 

    The Lot survey is paid for by the ______

    • A.

      Owner

    • B.

      Architect

    • C.

      Developer

    • D.

      Contractor

    Correct Answer
    A. Owner
    Explanation
    The lot survey is paid for by the owner because they are responsible for obtaining all necessary surveys and assessments for the property they own. This includes the lot survey, which is conducted to determine the boundaries, dimensions, and features of the land. The owner is typically the one who hires and pays for the surveyor to perform the lot survey. The architect, developer, and contractor may be involved in the project, but it is ultimately the owner's responsibility to cover the costs of the survey.

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  • 14. 

    Full time supervision is paid

    • A.

      1-1.5%

    • B.

      1.5-3%

    • C.

      2-5%

    • D.

      5-7%

    Correct Answer
    A. 1-1.5%
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1-1.5%. This means that full-time supervision is paid at a rate of 1-1.5% of the total cost. This could be interpreted as a fee or percentage that is added to the overall cost of the supervision service.

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  • 15. 

    The architect renders periodic design supervision during the _______

    • A.

      Regular design services

    • B.

      Comprehensive Architectural Services

    • C.

      Post-Construction Services

    • D.

      Construction Services

    Correct Answer
    A. Regular design services
    Explanation
    Regular design services refer to the ongoing supervision and guidance provided by the architect throughout the design phase of a project. This includes reviewing and approving design plans, making necessary adjustments, ensuring compliance with regulations and standards, and providing support to the client and construction team. This ensures that the design meets the client's requirements and is executed successfully.

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  • 16. 

    The intent of the Contract Documents is to ______ the project

    • A.

      Profit from

    • B.

      Legalize

    • C.

      Finalize

    • D.

      Document

    Correct Answer
    C. Finalize
    Explanation
    The intent of the Contract Documents is to bring the project to a final stage or completion. The documents serve to formalize and establish the terms, conditions, and obligations of the project, ensuring that all parties involved have a clear understanding of their roles and responsibilities. By finalizing the Contract Documents, the project can proceed with a solid foundation and a legally binding agreement.

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  • 17. 

    The mezzanine flooor of the bahay na bato

    • A.

      Volada

    • B.

      Latrina

    • C.

      Alcoba

    • D.

      Entresuelo

    Correct Answer
    D. Entresuelo
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "entresuelo." In the context of the given question, "entresuelo" refers to the mezzanine floor of a bahay na bato, which is a traditional Filipino house made of stone and wood. The term "entresuelo" is derived from Spanish and is commonly used in the Philippines to describe the intermediate floor between the ground floor and the first floor. It is often used as an additional living space or for storage purposes.

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  • 18. 

    To indicate the social satus of he occupants of houses in China, this color of the roof tile is reserved to the mandarin

    • A.

      Blue

    • B.

      Green

    • C.

      Orange

    • D.

      Red

    Correct Answer
    D. Red
    Explanation
    In China, the color red is traditionally associated with good luck, happiness, and prosperity. It is also considered an auspicious color and is often used to symbolize power and wealth. In the context of indicating the social status of the occupants of houses, the red color of the roof tile is reserved for the mandarin, who were high-ranking government officials in imperial China. This suggests that those with red roof tiles were of higher social status and held positions of power and authority.

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  • 19. 

    The Burmese pagoda

    • A.

      Zedi

    • B.

      Vihara

    • C.

      Kyaung

    • D.

      Bodhisattva

    Correct Answer
    A. Zedi
    Explanation
    A zedi is a type of Burmese pagoda, which is a religious structure used for Buddhist worship. It is typically a bell-shaped structure, often adorned with gold or jewels, and contains relics or sacred objects. The other options listed, vihara and kyaung, are also Buddhist structures, but they refer to monasteries or temples rather than pagodas. Bodhisattva, on the other hand, is a term used in Buddhism to describe an enlightened being who postpones their own nirvana in order to help others attain enlightenment.

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  • 20. 

    Chicago's Columbian Exposition (known as the Great White City) advocaeed

    • A.

      Clean and green movement

    • B.

      City beautiful

    • C.

      Population explosion

    • D.

      Environmental movement

    Correct Answer
    B. City beautiful
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "city beautiful." The Chicago Columbian Exposition, also known as the Great White City, promoted the concept of a "city beautiful." This movement aimed to create urban environments that were aesthetically pleasing, with grand boulevards, parks, and monumental buildings. The exposition showcased this vision through its impressive architecture and landscaping, inspiring the development of similar urban planning initiatives in cities around the world.

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  • 21. 

    The period in architecture marked by a conflict between the classic and gothic

    • A.

      Great Depression

    • B.

      Radicalism

    • C.

      Modernism

    • D.

      Battle of the Styles

    Correct Answer
    D. Battle of the Styles
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Battle of the Styles." The period in architecture marked by a conflict between the classic and gothic styles is commonly referred to as the Battle of the Styles. During this time, architects and designers were divided between those who favored the traditional classical style and those who embraced the newer gothic style. This conflict resulted in a clash of aesthetics and design principles, leading to the emergence of new architectural movements and a departure from traditional forms.

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  • 22. 

    Father of Modern Architecture in Austria

    • A.

      Otto Wagner

    • B.

      Eliel Saarinen

    • C.

      Adolf Loos

    • D.

      Henri Labrouste

    Correct Answer
    B. Eliel Saarinen
    Explanation
    Eliel Saarinen is considered the Father of Modern Architecture in Austria. He was a Finnish architect who made significant contributions to the architectural scene in Austria during the early 20th century. Saarinen's designs were characterized by their innovative use of materials, functionalism, and modernist aesthetics. His most notable works in Austria include the Helsinki Central Railway Station and the National Museum of Finland. Saarinen's influence helped shape the architectural landscape in Austria and establish the principles of modern architecture in the country.

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  • 23. 

    Also called Barley-sugar column, characterized by a spiraling twisting shaft like a corkscrew.

    • A.

      Flutted column

    • B.

      Solomonic

    • C.

      Pilaster

    • D.

      Pier

    Correct Answer
    B. Solomonic
    Explanation
    The correct answer is solomonic because it refers to a type of column that is also known as a Barley-sugar column. This column is characterized by a spiraling twisting shaft that resembles a corkscrew. The term solomonic is often used to describe columns that have this distinct feature.

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  • 24. 

    The harem is

    • A.

      Women's room

    • B.

      Children's playroom

    • C.

      Men's apartment

    • D.

      Private family apartment

    Correct Answer
    A. Women's room
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "women's room" because historically, a harem refers to the part of a household in a Muslim country where the women and children live separately from the men. It is a private space exclusively for women, hence it can be considered as a women's room.

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  • 25. 

    It means building house

    • A.

      Jugendstil

    • B.

      Bauhaus

    • C.

      Stile Floreale

    • D.

      Sezzession

    Correct Answer
    B. Bauhaus
    Explanation
    Bauhaus was a German art school that operated from 1919 to 1933. It is known for its innovative approach to design and its emphasis on combining fine arts with crafts. The school aimed to create functional and practical designs that could be mass-produced. Bauhaus had a significant influence on modern architecture and design, promoting simplicity, functionality, and the use of new materials and technologies. The given answer suggests that "building house" is the meaning or concept associated with Bauhaus.

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