Uapga Quiz (United Architects Of The Philippines Graduate Auxiliary)

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Uapga Quiz (United Architects Of The Philippines Graduate Auxiliary)

(Quiz given during a UAPGA seminar - History, Theory, Prof Prac, Building Laws, Planning) Prepared by: Arch. /EnP. RSGabitan


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A key housing agency that assist private developers to undertake low and middle income mass housing production
    • A. 

      National Home Mortgage & Finance Corporation (NHMFC)

    • B. 

      Home Insurance & Guarantee Corporation (HIGC)

    • C. 

      Housing & Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB)

    • D. 

      National Housing Authority (NHA)

  • 2. 
    The Grandest Temple of all Egyptian temples, it was not built by upon one complete plan but owes its size, disposition and magnificence to the work of many Kings. Built from the 12th Dynasty to the Ptolemaic period.
    • A. 

      Great Temple of Ammon, Karnak

    • B. 

      The Great temple of Abu-Simbel

    • C. 

      Temple of Queen HATSHEPSUT

    • D. 

      Temple of Ramsesseum, Thebes

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Block

    • B. 

      Fireblock

    • C. 

      Firewall

    • D. 

      Blotline wall

  • 4. 
    Refers to the most reasonable price of land and shelter based on the needs and financial capability of “program beneficiaries and appropriate financial schemes” (RA 7279).
    • A. 

      Financial range

    • B. 

      Affordable cost

    • C. 

      House rental wage range

    • D. 

      Lower housing rate

  • 5. 
    Architectural programming is one of the architect’s services that falls under:
    • A. 

      Pre Design

    • B. 

      Design

    • C. 

      Design-Build

    • D. 

      Specialized Services

  • 6. 
    It refers to contracts or arrangements involving the transfer of systematic knowledge for the manufacture of a product
    • A. 

      Technology transfer

    • B. 

      Transfer of Record

    • C. 

      Contract Documents

    • D. 

      Technical Transfer

  • 7. 
    “The man of learning… can fearlessly look down upon the troublesome accidents of fortune. But he who thinks himself entrenched in defense not of learning but of luck, moves one slippery path, struggling though life unsteadily and insecurely.”
    • A. 

      A New Architecture by Frank Lloyd Wright

    • B. 

      Ten books of Architecture by Marcus Vitruvius

    • C. 

      Space, Time and Architecture by Sigfried Gideon

    • D. 

      The Poetry of Architecture by John Ruskin

  • 8. 
    The memorial column built in the form of tall Doric order and made entirely f marble is;
    • A. 

      Column of Antoninus Pius

    • B. 

      Trajan’s Column

    • C. 

      Column of Marcus Aurelius

    • D. 

      Column of Dioelectian

  • 9. 
    Early type of settlement in America taken after the “boug” (military town) and “fauborg” (citizen’s town) of the medieval ages.
    • A. 

      The European Planned City

    • B. 

      Medieval Bastide

    • C. 

      Medieval Organic City

    • D. 

      Laws of the Indies Towns

  • 10. 
    It is the eclectic style of domestic architecture of the 1870’s and the 1880’s in England and the USA and actually based on country house and cottage Elizabeth architecture which was characterized by a blending of Tudor Gothic, English Renaissance and colonial elements in the USA:
    • A. 

      Mannerist Phase

    • B. 

      Queen Anne style

    • C. 

      Jacobean Architecture

    • D. 

      Stuart Architecture

  • 11. 
    When the owner hires an Architect of a firm to coordinate the whole range of Comprehensive Architectural Services, it shall constitute?
    • A. 

      Design-Build

    • B. 

      Labor Supervision

    • C. 

      Project Management

    • D. 

      Construction Service

  • 12. 
    He is a registered & licensed architect, who is academically and professionally qualified, & with exceptional or recognized expertise or specialization in any branch of architecture;
    • A. 

      Architect-of-record

    • B. 

      Consulting Architect

    • C. 

      Architect

    • D. 

      Architect-in-charge of the construction

  • 13. 
    A full time construction inspector hired by owner assisting in the supervision of the work.
    • A. 

      Project Representative

    • B. 

      Engineer

    • C. 

      Architect

    • D. 

      Contractor

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      The Architect shall immediately upon his personal knowledge and inspection, reject or condemn materials, equipment or workmanship which are not in conformity with the Contract Documents in order not to cause Unnecessary delay and additional expense to the Contractor,

    • B. 

      The Architect shall not knowingly call upon the Contractor to correct or remedy oversights or errors in the Contract Documents to the Contractor’s financial advantage.

    • C. 

      The Architect shall give the contractor every reasonable aid to enable him to fully understand the contents of the Contract Documents by furnishing clear, definite and consistent information in all pertinent contract documents to avoid unnecessary mistakes that may involve extra costs to the Contractor.

    • D. 

      The Architect shall consider the needs and stipulation of the Contractor and the effect of his work upon the life and well-being of the public and community as a whole

  • 15. 
    In methods of compensation, if the Architect as Project Manager performs regular architectural services for the same project, he is compensated separately for these services as stipulated in what UAP Documents?
    • A. 

      UAP Doc 201

    • B. 

      UAP Doc 202

    • C. 

      UAP Doc 203

    • D. 

      UAP Doc 204

  • 16. 
    The Contractor shall submit the following before Final Payment is to be released except for:
    • A. 

      3 copies of directory of Panel boards with list of circuits, instructions and Manuals for Operating and Maintenance of Fixture and Equipment and Keying Schedule

    • B. 

      Guarantee Bond equivalent to 40% of the Contract Price covering a period of one year after the Final Acceptance of the Work.

    • C. 

      Certificate of Final Building Occupancy.

    • D. 

      Original and 3 sets of prints of As-Built Drawings of the finished project.

  • 17. 
    Within how many months shall be the release of Retention from date of Final Payment?
    • A. 

      2 months

    • B. 

      3 months

    • C. 

      4 months

    • D. 

      6 months

  • 18. 
    It is the first Development Garden City where it is a combination of landscaping, informal street layouts, and main axis focusing on town center.
    • A. 

      Savannah

    • B. 

      Welwyn

    • C. 

      Letchworth

    • D. 

      Hampstead Garden Suburbs

  • 19. 
    A British pioneered in regional Planning for the Doncaster area (1920-1922) and East Kent; Involved in greater London Plan; Use of open space as structuring element.
    • A. 

      Clarence Perry

    • B. 

      Leslie Patrick Abercrombie

    • C. 

      Henry Wright

    • D. 

      Andres Duany

  • 20. 
    He is remembered for his “Ideal Cities” – star shaped plans with street radiating from central point, usually proposed for a church, palace or castle.
    • A. 

      Leonardo Da Vinci

    • B. 

      Leon Battista Alberti

    • C. 

      Pierre Charles L’ Enfant

    • D. 

      Sir Christopher Wren

  • 21. 
    Whose theory is the explanation of residential land uses in terms of wedge-shaped sectors radial to the city center along established lines of transportation.
    • A. 

      Homer Hoyt

    • B. 

      Kevin Lynch

    • C. 

      Ernest Burgess

    • D. 

      Jane Jacobs

  • 22. 
    Published the book called “Fields, Factories and Workshops; or Industry Combined with Agriculture with manual work”.
    • A. 

      Antonio Sant’elia

    • B. 

      Don Soria y Mata

    • C. 

      Eugene Henard

    • D. 

      Peter Kropotkin

  • 23. 
    Condominium & Subdivision Buyers Protective Law.
    • A. 

      PD 1216

    • B. 

      PD 1295

    • C. 

      PD 957

    • D. 

      PD 9514

  • 24. 
    The approved form of security furnished by the Contractor as a guarantee of good faith on the part of the contractor to execute the work in accordance with terms of the Contract.
    • A. 

      Guarantee Bond

    • B. 

      Surety Bond

    • C. 

      Performance Bod

    • D. 

      Payment Bond

  • 25. 
    The sacred enclosure found in the highest part of a Greek city is called:
    • A. 

      Peribolas

    • B. 

      Temenos

    • C. 

      Corps de Logis

    • D. 

      Pteroma