Statistics for History Quiz: Buildings

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  • This quiz has been taken 46 times
  • The average score is 5 of 15

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
Which of these is the largest pyramid in the Americas?Tlachihualtepetl
64%
Which cathedral was completed last (not including restorations)?Cologne
55%
Which one of these symbols, all used on buildings (among other uses), was the most widespread before modern times?Swastika
55%
Which civilisation didn't build ziggurats?Urartu
52%
What was the original purpose of the architectural ornament known as a mascaron?Frighten away evil spirits
48%
Which Chinese dynasty was the last to work on the Great Wall?Ming
40%
The towers of Angkor Wat are supposed to represent what?Mountain peaks
33%
Why do traditional Chinese buildings have multiple dougong?To withstand earthquakes
26%
Which of these is the world's largest castle (by land area)?Malbork
24%
What was the probable purpose of the Inca site of Moray?Farming
21%
Which building, destroyed in WWII, was not later rebuilt?Auberge d'Auvergne (Valletta)
12%
Philadelphia City Hall was designed in which architectural style?Second Empire
12%
Which of these was the world's tallest building in 1928?Woolworth Building
10%
Which type of building/structure is the oldest?Longhouse
7%
Which library was said to contain, at most, around 200,000 scrolls?Library of Pergamum
2%

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