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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In the twelfth century the people of Europe believed that God was ___________.
(a) Somewhat important.
(b) Very important.
(c) Not important.
(d) The most important force in their lives.

2. Are these drawings approved?
(a) Yes.
(b) Not at first.
(c) Not without many adjustments.
(d) No.

3. Why is the answer to number 74 hung from the top of the wall instead of rising from the ground?
(a) Because it is safer hanging from the ceiling.
(b) Because it is easier to build this way.
(c) Because it must go very high.
(d) Because the workmen are confused.

4. Does the floor plan show only the general outline?
(a) No, it also shows how the new cathedral will interface with the existing crypt.
(b) No, it also shows the location of stairs, doors, and windows.
(c) Yes.
(d) No, it also shows the locations of stairs, doors, and windows, and it illustrates how the new cathedral will interface with the existing crypt.

5. The flying buttresses work by transferring downward forces from the walls to ___________.
(a) The buttresses.
(b) The hurdles.
(c) The centerings.
(d) The piers.

Short Answer Questions

1. The stones are marked for what purposes?

2. To date, over how many men have been involved in this project?

3. How many staircases does Chutreaux have?

4. The masons place the stones while who mix and apply the mortar?

5. What else is done to this location?

Short Essay Questions

1. What happens once the site is cleared?

2. What first takes place in the spring of 1253?

3. Describe the buttresses and how they function.

4. What does the carpenter do once the design has been approved?

5. What is done with the cut limestone?

6. What is the job of each master craftsman?

7. Where is the roof located? Of what does it consist?

8. How do the workmen reach the scaffolding?

9. How many men have been employed in this project so far? How long has this project been in process?

10. Why must many houses be demolished?

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