Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

Then the model is covered in about ______ inches of wax. (from Pages 60 - 80)

2.

The outward buckling force is then transferred from the piers and walls to the buttresses by arches known as ___________. (from Pages 21 - 40)

3.

_______________ support the stones of the flying buttress while the mortar cures. (from Pages 21 - 40)

4.

__________ drain pipes are located around the roof and lead to stone gutters across the flying buttresses. (from Pages 41 - 59)

5.

The ribs themselves carry the weight of __________, or ceiling stones. (from Pages 41 - 59)

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