Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction Test | Final Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 103 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. All work on the cathedral stops in what year?

2. When the glass gets the right size, the end is cut off and the pipe is spun _________ around and around.

3. The shapes are cut to the correct dimensions by using what?

4. Each of the bays is the square area between ________ piers at the corners.

5. Why is each bell unique?

Short Essay Questions

1. What happens after the webbing has set hard?

2. What has taken place by 1332? What has taken place by 1338?

3. How is the stone for the vaulted ceiling lifted?

4. Describe the construction of the roof.

5. How are the bells finished?

6. What takes place while the windows are being installed?

7. What happens in 1306?

8. What is the step that takes place after the ribs are completed?

9. Describe the glass for this cathedral and how it is installed.

10. How is the ceiling constructed?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

All work on the cathedral stops in 1306.

Part 1) Why does all the work stop? How does this stoppage compare to others during the Middle Ages?

Part 2) How are the people of Chutreaux lucky? How do they help to bring this luck upon themselves?

Part 3) What does this stoppage say about perseverance and the desire of the people to see this cathedral completed?

Essay Topic 2

The walls of the choir are constructed in three phases.

Part 1) What are these three phases? How are these three phases necessary?

Part 2) What are three other steps involved when making the walls of the cathedral? Why are these steps also necessary?

Part 3) How are these various steps and phases necessary when adding a roof to the structure?

Essay Topic 3

Many artisans were used in the building of this cathedral.

Part 1) Describe the various groups of artisans. How did they help to construct this cathedral?

Part 2) What might the training for these craftsman be like? How might this compare to similar craftsmen's training today?

Part 3) Are these types of artisans used in building projects today? If so, how? If not, why not?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 931 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction Lesson Plans
Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.