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Buttress: Quiz


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  • in architecture, there are at least five kinds of buttress: clasping, angle, flying, set-back and diagonal?

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Question 1: Buttresses at Sint-Petrus-en-Pauluskerk; ________, Belgium
De Haan, BelgiumOstendBlankenbergeKnokke-Heist

Question 2: Flying buttress at Lincoln Cathedral, ________
ScotlandEnglandUnited KingdomWales

Question 3: Wall buttresses in the form of a Double Blind Arcade at ________, United States
Canton ViaductAmtrakNew York, New Haven and Hartford RailroadOahu Railway and Land Company

Question 4: A buttress is an ________ structure built against (a counterfort) or projecting from a wall which serves to support or reinforce the wall.
ItalyArchitectureEuropeArchitectural theory

Question 5: Buttress at The Saviour Chapel, ┼╗ejtun, ________
United StatesPhilippinesCyprusMalta


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