Question 1 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
In textiles, the best known flat-weaves today are Turkish:
Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
Which building were Ottoman architects like Sinan particularly inspired by?
- The Alhambra, Granada
- The Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem
- The Great Mosque, Cordoba
- Hagia Sophia, Istanbul
Question 3 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
Which is the central space of a longitudinal church?
Question 4 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
A seven-branched Jewish candleholder is called a(n):
Question 5 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
What is a place of worship where Muslims gather on Fridays?
Question 6 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
The pulpit from which the Imam speaks is a(n):
Question 7 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
The focal point of an Early Christian church with its altar is the:
Question 8 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
What is the banning or destruction of religious images called?
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?
Question 10 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
Which is an image of a holy person?
Question 11 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
In Cairo, mosques were primarily illuminated with:
- glass lamps.
- metallic lamps.
- electric light bulbs.
Question 12 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
What is the angular Islamic script that developed first called?
Question 13 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
An influence on the bowl with kufic border from Samarkand is:
- Chinese porcelain.
- Korean celadon.
- Greek pottery.
- 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?
Question 15 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
The synagogue at Dura-Europos was located in a:
- private home.
Question 16 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
Which of the following is a linear design based on geometric patterns and scrolling vines?
- Kufic script
Question 17 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
Which is NOT a type of decoration used at the Great Mosque in Cordoba?
- Geometric motifs
- Stylized vegetation
- Arabic inscriptions
- 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?
Question 19 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
Which Islamic art form was most well-known and accepted best in Europe?
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 cubiculum
- Longitudinal plan
- Central plan
- A basilica