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Question 1: The last phase of Baroque architecture in Italy is exemplified by Luigi Vanvitelli's ________, reputedly the largest building erected in Europe in the 18th century.
RomeSyracuse, SicilyPalace of CasertaNaples

Question 2: Bernini's chief rival in the papal capital was ________, whose designs deviate from the regular compositions of the ancient world and Renaissance even more dramatically.
Francesco BorrominiCarlo MadernoSt. Peter's BasilicaRome

Question 3: The centre of Baroque secular architecture was ________, where the open three wing layout of the palace was established as the canonical solution as early as the 16th century.
CanadaUnited KingdomFranceItaly

Question 4: a ________ nave accompanied by large open chapels separated by wall-pillars.
Barrel vaultGothic architectureItalyVault (architecture)

Question 5: Important architectural projects were set up in the spirit of the ________.
Counter-ReformationCrusadesFirst seven Ecumenical CouncilsEast–West Schism

Question 6: Intact Baroque townscapes can be found in Győr, Székesfehérvár, ________, Veszprém, Esztergom and the Castle District of Buda.
GyöngyösHeves CountyHevesEger

Question 7: The reconstruction of the territories devastated by the ________ was carried out in Baroque style in 18th century.
Turkish peopleTurkeyIstanbulOttoman Empire

Question 8: Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach was impressed by ________.
St. Peter's BasilicaGian Lorenzo BerniniBaroque architectureRome

Question 9: After the Twelve Years' Truce the Southern Netherlands remained in Catholic hands, ruled by the Spanish ________ Kings.
House of HabsburgHouse of BonaparteHouse of BourbonHohenzollern-Sigmaringen

Question 10: [4]Many Ukrainian Baroque buildings have been preserved, including several buildings in ________ and the Vydubychi Monastery.
St. Cyril's MonasteryRefectory Church (Pechersk Lavra)Kiev Pechersk LavraSt. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery

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