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?
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?
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:
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?
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?
Question 15 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points
The synagogue at Dura-Europos was located in a:
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?
A. 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?
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?
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. A cubiculum
B. Longitudinal plan
C. Central plan
D. A basilica