Theory Of Architecture02_prelim Assessment

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  • 1. 
    What are the 4 steps in doing an ARCHITECTURAL PROGRAM?
  • 2. 
    In his practice he explores the use of indigenous materials infused with current       technological trends to bring a new dimension in designs.
    • A. 

      Francisco Manosa

    • B. 

      Tomas Mapua

    • C. 

      Juan Nakpil

    • D. 

      Leandro Locsin

  • 3. 
    He was called “Masters master” where his students are architects like Gropius, Breuer          and Van de Rohe.
    • A. 

      Eric Mendelsohn

    • B. 

      Peter Behrens

    • C. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • D. 

      Vitruvius

  • 4. 
    A style architecture and decoration, primarily French in origin, which represents the final         phase of the baroque around the middle of the 18th century, characterized by profuse, often         semiabstract orientation and lightness of colors and weight.
    • A. 

      Mansard

    • B. 

      Rococo

    • C. 

      Niche

  • 5. 
    Architecture is generally conceived, designed and realized.
    • A. 

      Articulation

    • B. 

      Design process

    • C. 

      theory

    • D. 

      form

  • 6. 
    Whose famous axiom is this, “Design as if you were a child” 
    • A. 

      Kenzo Tange

    • B. 

      Renzo Piano

    • C. 

      Antonio Gaudi

    • D. 

      Alvar Aalto

  • 7. 
    It is the mental image or formulation of what something is ought to be, esp. an idea generalized from particular characteristics or instances.
  • 8. 
    A Scheme is not an underlying organizational pattern or structure for a design
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The study of creative processes esp. as applied to the stating and solution of problems that involves free use of metaphor and analogy in informal interchange with a small group of diverse individuals.  
    • A. 

      Theory

    • B. 

      Concept

    • C. 

      Synectics

    • D. 

      Design Concept

  • 10. 
    What are the four types of architectural thematic concepts?
  • 11. 
    What type of Bulk-Active Structure describes the image above?
    • A. 

      Post & Lintel Construction

    • B. 

      Light Frame Construction

    • C. 

      Platform Construction

  • 12. 
    A structure that redirects external forces primarily along the continiuty of space. The Waffle slab is an example of this:
  • 13. 
    “Utilitas, Firmitas, Venustas” was coined by:
    • A. 

      Vitrivius

    • B. 

      Palladio

    • C. 

      Kahn

    • D. 

      Augustus

  • 14. 
    Each design component becomes an essential part of the whole such that when one is removed, the composition will be incomplete.
    • A. 

      Evolutionary Architecture

    • B. 

      Organic Architecture

    • C. 

      Vernacular Architecture

    • D. 

      Environmental Theory of Perception

  • 15. 
    A style of architecture exemplifying the commonest building techniques based on the forms and materials of a particular historical period, region, or group of people. Is known as Vernacular Architecture concept.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The term became virtually synonymous with modern teaching methods in architecture and the applied arts and with functional aesthetics for the industrial age. 
  • 17. 
    The image above is called:
    • A. 

      Pendentive Dome

    • B. 

      Schwedler Dome

    • C. 

      Lattice Dome

    • D. 

      Radial Dome

  • 18. 
    A thin shell structure is not a shell structure constructed of reinforced concrete
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Isostatic Plate is a plate reinforced by a grid of curved ribs which follow the icostatics of the structure.  
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Emotions and experiencing emotions 
    • A. 

      Control Analogy

    • B. 

      Structural Analogy

    • C. 

      Linguistic Analogy

    • D. 

      Morphology

  • 21. 
    Biological Analogy is:
    • A. 

      Uses a description of an ideal condition desired as a source for ideas.

    • B. 

      Scientific evolution and artistic evolutions follow the same laws.

    • C. 

      Architecture based on human. Animal, or plant anatomy

    • D. 

      The designer identifies himself directly with the elements of the problem.

  • 22. 
    The process of managing so that right kind of information  is available at the right stage of the design process and the best possible decision can be made in shaping the outcome of the building designs.
  • 23. 
    Spanish architects, one of the most creative practitioners of his art in modern times.        His style is often described as a blend of neo-gothic and art nouveau, but is also has        surrealist and cubist elements.
    • A. 

      Antonio Gaudi

    • B. 

      Marcel Breuer

    • C. 

      Adolf Loos

    • D. 

      Lucio Costa

  • 24. 
    He has actively promoted the use of native architectural forms and indigenous        nationals such as bamboo and thatch, in the creation of a distinctively Filipino        architecture.
    • A. 

      Antonio Toledo

    • B. 

      Francisco Manosa

    • C. 

      Philip Recto

    • D. 

      Juan Nakpil

  • 25. 
    Approach each building; as a sculptural object, a spatial container, a space with light       and air, a response to context and appropriateness of feeling and spirit.
    • A. 

      Frank Lloyd Wright

    • B. 

      Louis Sullivan

    • C. 

      Norman Foster

    • D. 

      Frank Gehry

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