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58 Architecture quizzes and 812 Architecture trivia questions.
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  Ten Architectural Niches Around the World Ten Architectural Niches Around the World top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, kyleisalive, Nov 18 13
Average
kyleisalive editor
2323 plays
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  Let Me Spark Your Interest in Architecture Let Me Spark Your Interest in Architecture! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, dcpddc478, Jun 06 16
Average
dcpddc478
Jun 06 16
2270 plays
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  UK Art Deco Gems UK Art Deco Gems best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz covers just a few of the UK's Art Deco buildings from around England. Even if you don't know the answers, you should enjoy the photos.
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, Jul 01 19
Average
rossian editor
Jul 01 19
281 plays
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  The Wall The Wall great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
As I walk down a tranquil English lane, I notice an old stone wall snaking across distant fields as far as the eye can see. I follow the wall to see where it will take me, learning its secrets as I go along. Come and join me on my voyage of discovery.
Tough, 10 Qns, Plodd, Jul 18 16
Tough
Plodd
Jul 18 16
392 plays
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  Art Deco Architecture Down Under Art Deco Architecture Down Under great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a sequel to Bernie73's quiz on US Art Deco architecture. This quiz features Art Deco buildings from another part of the world and specifically covers the diversity of range of building types.
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Jun 25 19
Average
1nn1 editor
Jun 25 19
234 plays
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  Tales of the Usonian House Tales of the Usonian House great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Recently I had the good fortune to take a tour of a Usonian house. I enjoyed it so much, I just had to share what I learned with you!
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Sep 06 22
Average
ponycargirl editor
Sep 06 22
394 plays
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  Elementary Architecture Elementary Architecture - 10 questions - 3 mins
Don't know much about architecture? Don't worry - this is a very elementary quiz.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, daver852, Dec 02 14
Very Easy
daver852 gold member
943 plays
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  The Thirteenth Floor - 10 questions - 6 mins
Or how to build a skyscraper in 10 easy steps.
Tough, 10 Qns, bucknallbabe, Dec 20 20
Tough
bucknallbabe gold member
Dec 20 20
6157 plays
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  Know Your Architectural Styles Know Your Architectural Styles popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many styles of architecture. Can you identify them from the photographic example and clues such as dates and location?
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Apr 24 15
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
507 plays
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  Thoroughly Modern Architecture Thoroughly Modern Architecture - 10 questions - 4 mins
There is not a castle or ancient building in sight when you take this quiz about modern architecture of the last century.
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Apr 26 18
Average
Plodd
Apr 26 18
465 plays
trivia question Quick Question
The most celebrated urban building created by Palladio is the town hall in Vicenza. What is it called?

From Quiz "Renaissance Architect Andrea Palladio"




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  An Architectural Tour of Bombay An Architectural Tour of Bombay - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, zorba_scank, Nov 13 14
Average
zorba_scank gold member
470 plays
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  Bits of Architecture editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
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 Qns, lsvitko, Jul 29 15
Tough
lsvitko
6172 plays
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  The Sydney Opera House great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, Creedy, May 11 14
Average
Creedy gold member
415 plays
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  A Very Stirling Affair popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A look at the history of the Stirling Prize, one of the most prestigious awards in Architecture.
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Oct 05 13
Average
Christinap
2095 plays
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  Key to the Door great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Who would have thought doors could be so interesting? Here are ten facts on same to open up your mind. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Jan 23 13
Average
Creedy gold member
810 plays
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  The Truth About Greek and Roman Engineering The Truth About Greek and Roman Engineering - 10 questions - 5 mins
The ancient Greeks and Romans were masters of engineering, building structures that have lasted two millenia. Can you identify these famous examples and construction techniques?
Average, 10 Qns, AlexT781, Apr 22 18
Average
AlexT781
Apr 22 18
240 plays
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  Preserving Historic Buildings editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 10 mins
This quiz takes a look at techniques of historic preservation from diagnosis to cure.
Average, 15 Qns, kaddarsgirl, Apr 14 14
Average
kaddarsgirl gold member
1064 plays
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  Random Architectural History great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A brief quiz of random questions concerning architecture throughout the ages. All multiple choice.
Tough, 10 Qns, vikan, Mar 21 13
Tough
vikan
4283 plays
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  Arc-Aztec-Ture great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In this Author Challenge, (only Kyleisalive could have dreamed up such a title), we look at the majestic architecture of the Aztec civilisation.
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Jul 09 19
Average
1nn1 editor
Jul 09 19
208 plays
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  Architecturally Sound popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some of these buildings have stood the test of time and are from all different periods, encompassing many different styles of architecture. Can you match each architectural style with a building in that style?
Average, 10 Qns, lones78, Apr 27 19
Average
lones78 gold member
Apr 27 19
201 plays
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  Anatomy of a Thai Wat great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Buddhist temples called wats to be found in Thailand have some features which are common to most Buddhist temples, and some which are unique to the Thai architectural style.
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Apr 03 18
Average
looney_tunes editor
Apr 03 18
258 plays
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  Is Anybody Home? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
You're driving through a quiet suburban neighborhood, admiring the beautiful homes and wondering how such houses came to be. Open the quiz door and step inside to learn how it's done. Is anybody home?
Average, 10 Qns, kaddarsgirl, Jun 14 19
Average
kaddarsgirl gold member
Jun 14 19
657 plays
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  Bauhaus - 15 questions - 4 mins
Let's see how you match up with one of the world's most famous artistic movements - Bauhaus!
Average, 15 Qns, bdiggory, Aug 09 12
Average
bdiggory
898 plays
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  Architecture 101 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz deals with some basics of architecture. How many can you identify?
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Aug 19 17
Average
lowtechmaster
Aug 19 17
656 plays
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  "Quotable" Architecture great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz features quotes - some well known and some less known -- from (primarily) 20th century architects. Can you match them all?
Tough, 10 Qns, rebekb, Aug 21 08
Tough
rebekb
1396 plays
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  Victorian Architecture - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about Victorian architecture. I have kept the quiz's focus on the style's beginnings in England, though its influence became worldwide. I hope you enjoy the quiz!
Average, 10 Qns, ReginTollefsen, Jul 09 21
Average
ReginTollefsen
Jul 09 21
148 plays
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  What's in a Home? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Our homes are built with architectural details that have very specific but somewhat obscure names. How many of these components are you able to figure out?
Tough, 10 Qns, Betenoire, Jul 16 21
Tough
Betenoire
Jul 16 21
271 plays
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  Takin' My Time - 10 questions - 3 mins
Let's journey around the world to look at fascinating timepieces. Well, that's providing that you've got a minute! (authors challenge suggestion by kyleisalive)
Average, 10 Qns, funnytrivianna, Oct 06 15
Average
funnytrivianna gold member
639 plays
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  Art Deco in the United States - 10 questions - 5 mins
The art deco style of architecture was very common in the first half of the 20th century. Match these ten art deco buildings with the brief description.
Tough, 10 Qns, bernie73, May 30 19
Tough
bernie73 gold member
May 30 19
172 plays
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  Architectural Skeletons - 10 questions - 4 mins
Most buildings aren't what they seem. A 'stone' building is usually a thin layer of cut stone applied to a skeleton of wood, steel or cheaper stone. I'll give you an architectural work, and you guess what the skeleton or structure is really made of.
Tough, 10 Qns, savichal, Oct 09 15
Tough
savichal
2143 plays
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  Deconstructivism - 15 questions - 4 mins
One of the most interesting styles of Architecture to emerge in the 20th Century! Let's see how much you know about this prolific style that is still being designed today.
Average, 15 Qns, bdiggory, Oct 24 12
Average
bdiggory
851 plays
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  Dutch Canal Houses - 10 questions - 6 mins
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?
Tough, 10 Qns, Obergon, Jul 21 19
Tough
Obergon
Jul 21 19
186 plays
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  Building Nicknames - 10 questions - 6 mins
Many architectural wonders attempt to achieve notoriety by the novelty of their design or their beauty. Sometimes the public has different ideas and a nickname sticks that the builders never intended. Which of these do you recognize?
Difficult, 10 Qns, jstagamtome, Feb 27 09
Difficult
jstagamtome
2006 plays
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