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Question Question 1 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points In textiles, the best known flat-weaves today are Turkish: A. carpets. B. piles. C. kilims. D. tugras. Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which building were Ottoman architects like Sinan particularly inspired by? A. The Alhambra, Granada B. The Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem C. The Great Mosque, Cordoba D. Hagia Sophia, Istanbul Question 3 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which is the central space of a longitudinal church? A. Nave B. Apse C. Transept D. Narthex Question 4 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points A seven-branched Jewish candleholder is called a(n): A. menorah. B. mandorla. C. codex. D. exedra. Question 5 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What is a place of worship where Muslims gather on Fridays? A. Adrasa B. Qibla C. Iwan D. Mosque Question 6 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points The pulpit from which the Imam speaks is a(n): A. minaret. B. madrasa. C. minbar. D. mihrab. Question 7 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points The focal point of an Early Christian church with its altar is the: A. apse. B. clerestory. C. nave. D. narthex. Question 8 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What is the banning or destruction of religious images called? A. Iconoclasm B. Calvinism C. Secularism D. Humanism Question 9 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which is the large semicircular element projecting from the end wall of an Early Christian church? A. Narthex B. Transept C. Apse D. Triforium Question 10 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which is an image of a holy person? A. Mandorla B. Icon C. Cheribum D. Cloison Question 11 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points In Cairo, mosques were primarily illuminated with: A. candles. B. glass lamps. C. metallic lamps. D. electric light bulbs. Question 12 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What is the angular Islamic script that developed first called? A. Tugra B. Iwan C. Muqarnas D. Kufic Question 13 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points An influence on the bowl with kufic border from Samarkand is: A. Chinese porcelain. B. Korean celadon. C. Greek pottery. D. Byzantine mosaic. Question 14 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which is an Islamic architectural decoration that appears as niche-like cells often in the transition area of wall to dome with many other decorative uses as well? A. Iwan B. Madrasa C. Mihrab D. Muqarnas Question 15 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points The synagogue at Dura-Europos was located in a: A. private home. B. catacomb. C. palace. D. marketplace. Question 16 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of the following is a linear design based on geometric patterns and scrolling vines? A. Kufic script B. Tugras C. Arabesque D. Mandorla Question 17 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which is NOT a type of decoration used at the Great Mosque in Cordoba? A. Geometric motifs B. Stylized vegetation C. Arabic inscriptions D. Human figures Question 18 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which was the specialized art form developed by the Ottomans to symbolize the authority of the sultan on official seals, coins, buildings, and documents? A. Arabesques B. Tugras C. Muqarnas D. Madrasas Question 19 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which Islamic art form was most well-known and accepted best in Europe? A. Tugras B. Carpets C. Ceramics D. Silks Question 20 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which is the term for a building, especially a church, which has a primary space in the middle with roughly symmetrical areas placed around it? A. A cubiculum B. Longitudinal plan C. Central plan D. A basilica

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