A Theory Of Architecture Book! Trivia Quiz

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A Theory Of Architecture Book! Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name for a moving stairway used in department stores and other buildings?
    • A. 

      Escalator

    • B. 

      Shuttle

    • C. 

      Stair Climber

    • D. 

      Elevator

  • 2. 
    How many stories does a ranch house have?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Two

  • 3. 
    What kind of very tall inhabited building began to be built in the late 1800s?
    • A. 

      Space Needle

    • B. 

      Watchtower

    • C. 

      Skyscraper

    • D. 

      Obelisk

  • 4. 
    Which part connects a door to the wall and allows it to swing?
    • A. 

      A Knob

    • B. 

      A Doorbell

    • C. 

      A Lock

    • D. 

      A Hinge

  • 5. 
    What is the name for an open second floor that comes out over the first floor?
    • A. 

      Balcony

    • B. 

      Galley

    • C. 

      Corridor

    • D. 

      Basement

  • 6. 
    What is the name of the lower part of a window below the glass?
    • A. 

      A Shutter

    • B. 

      A Pane

    • C. 

      A Sill

    • D. 

      A Joist

  • 7. 
    What is a smaller copy of a building, often made to scale, called?
    • A. 

      Model

    • B. 

      Counterfeit

    • C. 

      Imitation

    • D. 

      Totter

  • 8. 
    What is the name of a dome-shaped hut built of snow blocks?
    • A. 

      Cascade

    • B. 

      Igloo

    • C. 

      Blockade

    • D. 

      Thatched Hut

  • 9. 
    What is the name of a room where food is cooked?
    • A. 

      Living Room

    • B. 

      Dining Room

    • C. 

      Bathroom

    • D. 

      Kitchen

  • 10. 
    What is the name of a building where travelers can rent a room for a short period of time?
    • A. 

      Warehouse

    • B. 

      Condominium

    • C. 

      Hotel

    • D. 

      Skyscraper

  • 11. 
    What famous building is known for not standing up straight?
    • A. 

      Empire State Building

    • B. 

      Leaning Tower Of Pisa

    • C. 

      Paris Opera House

    • D. 

      Guggenheim

  • 12. 
    A ten-story building has ten what?
    • A. 

      Levels

    • B. 

      Doors

    • C. 

      Windows

    • D. 

      Inside Walls

  • 13. 
    What is the name of a building where horses are kept?
    • A. 

      Factory

    • B. 

      Monastery

    • C. 

      Mansion

    • D. 

      Stable

  • 14. 
    What strong building material is an alloy made mostly of iron?
    • A. 

      Copper

    • B. 

      Zinc

    • C. 

      Steel

    • D. 

      Lead

  • 15. 
    What is the name for a railing along a staircase, used to keep people from falling?
    • A. 

      Deck

    • B. 

      Sash

    • C. 

      Porch

    • D. 

      Banister