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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 21 - 40.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Huge roof timbers are ordered from __________.
(a) Russia.
(b) Germany.
(c) Scandinavia.
(d) Italy.

2. The outward buckling force is then transferred from the piers and walls to the buttresses by arches known as ___________.
(a) Singing buttresses.
(b) Flying buttresses.
(c) Sailing buttresses.
(d) Flinging buttresses.

3. The roof is located above the vaulting, and consists of _____________ frames.
(a) Oblong.
(b) Square.
(c) Triangular.
(d) Rectangular.

4. The master quarryman supervises about ____________ men cutting limestone.
(a) Thirty thousand.
(b) Three thousand.
(c) Three hundred.
(d) Thirty.

5. Where do they cut limestone?
(a) In Paris.
(b) In the Somme valley.
(c) In the town of Chutreaux.
(d) In the forest outside Chutreaux.

Short Answer Questions

1. Once the design has been approved the master carpenter takes about ___________ men into the forest of Chantilly and cuts timber.

2. Why do the people of Chutreaux decide to honor God by building a new cathedral?

3. In the twelfth century the people of Europe believed that God was ___________.

4. Why did William of Planz design buttresses around the cathedral's outside walls?

5. The foundation for the apse and choir is completed after about how many months of work?

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