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Paolo Soleri's Architecture

The visionary Italian-American architect Paolo Soleri saw the need to create compact, multilayered habitats to sustain growing human populations while conserving resources. This quiz covers his career highlights.
Average
10 Q
PDAZ
Oct 28 13
339 plays
2
Bits of Architecture

Okay, so maybe George Costanza (as his alter-ego, architect Art Vandelay) wouldn't know these answers, but if you do, GO FOR IT! I throw down the proverbial glove.
Tough
15 Q
lsvitko
Apr 06 00
5754 plays
3
Preserving Historic Buildings

This quiz takes a look at techniques of historic preservation from diagnosis to cure.
Average
15 Q
kaddarsgirl
Apr 06 13
504 plays
4
Dutch Canal Houses

The Netherlands are well known for their canals, which are situated in virtually every Dutch city. This is a quiz on the architecture of the houses built along these canals. How much do you know about these skinny, yet interesting buildings?
Very Difficult
10 Q
Obergon
Aug 22 15
60 plays
5
The Egyptian Temple

Egyptians temples were the homes of the gods, and were rarely seen by people other than the temple priests. What architectural components were used to construct an Egyptian temple?
Tough
10 Q
ponycargirl
Apr 20 15
180 plays
6
Henry's Gothic Gems

Henry back! As you may recall, I recently accompanied my lord, the Earl of Warwick, on a holy pilgrimage. Today, I am telling John, our master stonemason, about my favorite features of the Gothic cathedrals.
Easy
10 Q
ponycargirl
Apr 19 15
333 plays
7
Architecture for Everybody

Some people find the subject of architecture rather esoteric. This quiz solves that problem by presenting some of the very basic terms and definitions important to architects. Good luck!
Easy
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Aug 15 04
7218 plays
8
The Greek Temple

While Greek temples were built as homes for the gods, they were constructed with very talented human hands. Many of the architectural features used by the ancient Greeks are still used today.
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Apr 15 15
165 plays
9
Ten Architectural Niches Around the World

Architecture has changed drastically over the centuries. Take this quiz and visit ten different schools of architecture, exploring general aesthetics and the like. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
kyleisalive
Nov 17 13
750 plays
10
Bits and Pieces of Architecture!

Architecture is a complex science with many different facades. Here is a mix of questions about buildings and the bits and pieces that go into making them.
Average
10 Q
dcpddc478
Nov 18 14
402 plays
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Renaissance Architect Andrea Palladio

Andrea Palladio was one of the most innovative, influential and imitated figures of Western architecture. His ideas have inspired countless houses and government buildings across Europe and North America. This is a basic quiz about his life and works.
Average
10 Q
Arlesienne
Nov 14 06
1233 plays
12
The Greatest Gift: "Opus Caementicium"

The Romans left many fine gifts to today's world; there is no doubt that their use of concrete changed the course of architecture forever. If you don't know much about concrete, be sure to look for a clue in every question and/or picture!
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Apr 20 15
141 plays
13
Burj Khalifa

Located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, the Burj Khalifa is an unbelievably tall building. Discover what this architectural creation is all about!
Average
10 Q
funnytrivianna
Apr 15 10
723 plays
14
Let Me Spark Your Interest in Architecture!

Here are ten questions, complete with illustrations, about some of the architectural elements found in varying types of structures. You might be surprised how many of them you know.
Average
10 Q
dcpddc478
Oct 12 13
720 plays
15
The Cologne Cathedral

Begun in the year 1248, the Cologne Cathedral is a masterwork of medieval architecture. It took over 600 years to complete, but stayed true to the original plans over all that time!
Average
10 Q
WesleyCrusher
May 09 14
288 plays
16
The Sydney Opera House

Welcome to the Sydney Opera House. This quiz asks you ten question about the construction of that grand old girl primly supervising all that goes on in Sydney Harbour, in New South Wales, Australia.
Average
10 Q
Creedy
May 09 14
267 plays
17
Orders of Architecture

The classical architecture of the ancient world, explored again in the Renaissance, and ever since, is based on several standard styles, or 'orders'. Can you answer some easy questions about the orders that underlie so much great architecture?
Tough
10 Q
riotgrrl
Oct 14 03
1968 plays
18
"Quotable" Architecture

This quiz features quotes - some well known and some less known -- from (primarily) 20th century architects. Can you match them all?
Tough
10 Q
rebekb
Aug 21 08
1197 plays
19
A Very Stirling Affair

A look at the history of the Stirling Prize, one of the most prestigious awards in Architecture.
Average
10 Q
Christinap
Oct 03 13
273 plays
20
Key to the Door

Who would have thought doors could be so interesting? Here are ten facts on same to open up your mind. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
Creedy
Jan 22 13
624 plays
21
Henry's Castle Construction Lesson

Henry here! A while back, I took you on a tour of the castle of my lord, the Earl of Warwick. Today we are with John, our master stonemason, who is showing us the features that help protect those who live here.
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Apr 13 15
285 plays
22
Architectural Terminology

How well do you know your architectural terminology?
Tough
10 Q
Zap_Rowsdower
Dec 02 07
2370 plays
23
Random Architectural History

A brief quiz of random questions concerning architecture throughout the ages. All multiple choice.
Tough
10 Q
vikan
Jun 19 01
4080 plays
24
Architectural Terms

Ten architectural terms for you. How many do you know?
Average
10 Q
Creedy
Apr 16 15
390 plays
25
Elementary Architecture

Don't know much about architecture? Don't worry - this is a very elementary quiz.
Very Easy
10 Q
daver852
Dec 02 14
552 plays
26
An Architectural Tour of Bombay

Bombay (now known as Mumbai) is a potpourri of various different cultures, a fact which is also reflected in the different types of buildings found here. Take a look at some of the architectural styles the city is home to.
Average
10 Q
zorba_scank
Nov 13 14
195 plays
27
Architecture ABC's

Do you know your architectural terms? See what you can do with this array of words from A-J!
Average
10 Q
ponycargirl
Apr 24 15
210 plays
28
Gothic Architecture

Here are some simple questions about Gothic Churches in Europe.
Average
10 Q
apc1106
Dec 22 07
1227 plays
29
Name the Architect

Can you name the people who gave us some of the world's most famous structures?
Average
10 Q
chicagojanet
May 17 13
663 plays
30
Gaudí's Architecture

Antonio Gaudí i Cornet was perhaps the most original architect of all time. His uniquely intricate, sweeping forms caused a stir at the turn of the twentieth century. This quiz covers his entire career, including his most famous work, the Sagrada Familia
Difficult
10 Q
riotgrrl
Aug 14 03
1050 plays
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