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Quiz 1 - ALA102 - Quiz 1 – ALA 102 What is Landscape...

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Quiz 1 – ALA 102 What is Landscape Architecture? Art of a science of arranging land together with the spaces and structures upon it for efficient, pleasant, and safe human use Who proposed the question in mid 19th century: What are the long range consequences of man’s modification of the environment? George Marsh – the question is not completely answered What is the "Genesian Command"? And God said: Let the earth bring forth the living creature in its kind, cattle and creeping things, and beasts of the earth, according to their kinds. And it was so done. And he said: Let us make man to our image and likeness: and let him have dominion over the fishes of the sea, and the fowls of the air, and the beasts, and the whole earth, and every creeping creature that moveth upon the earth. Who are three of the five indigenous people of Arizona? Navajo, pima, hohokam, anasazi, hopi What is the name of this structure? QuickTimeª and a TIFF (Uncompressed) decompressor are needed to see this picture. Navajo Hogan Was the courtyard of early Hispanic settlers an introverted or extroverted concept? introverted What Architect built the Hopi house, Grand Canyon? Mary Jane Colter 1905 Who built Taliesin West? Frank Llyod Wright 1935 Who built Arcosanti? Paolo Soleri Who said “Architecture consists of “commodity (utilitas), firmness (firmitas) and delight (venustas)”?
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Sir henry wotton 1624 What are Le Corbusier’s Five Points? Roof gardens, independent structure, free plan, free façade, pilotis Who said “ Human houses should not be like boxes, blazing in the sun, nor should we outrage the Machine by trying to make dwelling places too complementary to Machinery. Any building for humane purposes should be an elemental, sympathetic feature of the ground, complementary to its nature-environment, belonging by kinship to the terrain.” Frank Lloyd Wright 1931 Who said “The modern architect, must analyze the masterpieces of the past; then he must learn to make his own synthesis, serving the conditions and using the materials dictated by his age” Viollet Le Duc Who designed the Barcelona Pavilion of 1929…”less is more”? Mies Van der Roe 1929 What was the main purpose of “The Roman Villa”? An escape to the country side from urban centers. The Organic Medievel City’s form was based on what three things?
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This note was uploaded on 05/17/2008 for the course SALA ALA102/200 taught by Professor Meunier during the Spring '08 term at ASU.

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Quiz 1 - ALA102 - Quiz 1 – ALA 102 What is Landscape...

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