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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The process begins when a solid model of the bell is made in ___________.
2. While the windows are being installed the underside of the vaulted ceiling is ____________.
3. After the ribs are completed, carpenters install _____________.
4. When it rains, the water shoots out of ___________.
5. Where are these wood spanners installed by the carpenters?
Essay Topic 1
The organizing of the building of this cathedral is very precise and orderly.
Part 1) Describe the steps involved in designing and constructing this cathedral? How is each step important?
Part 2) How is each aspect of the building project connected to another? How important is one step to another? Are there any flaws in this plan? If so, what are they? If not, how are there no flaws?
Part 3) Are the building projects as organized today? Why or why not? Are they as laborious? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
1280 is a year that marks a huge transitional period in the construction of the cathedral.
Part 1) Describe the events that take place during this year. How is this a transitional period?
Part 2) Why is work not interrupted? What does this say about the organization of this project?
Part 3) What other periods of significance exist in the building of this cathedral? How are these periods significant?
Essay Topic 3
God was important to the people of the 12th century.
Part 1) Describe his importance. Why was He important?
Part 2) How does His importance lead to the building of this cathedral? What aspects of this cathedral are made to honor Him?
Part 3) How do people show the importance of their religious beliefs today? How does this compare to the 12th century?
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