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1. Where is an Architrave on a building?

  • an arch, either decorative or fundimental
  • the base of a metope
  • a main beam resting across the tops of columns.
  • another term to describe supporting columns
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2. Guttae?

  • a small water-repelling, cone-shaped projection used in the architrave
  • a short plinth used to support a pedestal, sculpture or column
  • a triangular shape, placed above the horizontal structure of the entablature, typically supported by columns
  • the platform on which the superstructure of the building is erected

3. Where is the Greek colony of Metapontum located?

  • South coast of Italy
  • Sicily
  • East coast of Italy
  • West coast of Italy

4. Who did Aristotle credit with having been the inventor if Greek city planning?

  • Hippadamus of Miletus
  • Pausanias of Athens
  • Pythagoras of Samos
  • Herodotus of Hellicarnassus

5. What buildings lie on the acropolis at Athens?

  • Eleusis, The Parthenon, The Temple of Zeus Olympios, The Erechtheum
  • The Kerameikos, The Temple of Athena Nike, The Hephaesteum, The Propylaea, Eleusis
  • The Parthenon, The Erechtheum, The Propylaea, The Temple of Athena Nike, The Temple of Zeus Olympios
  • The Hephaesteum, The Parthenon, The Propylaea, The Temple of Athena Nike


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