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Question 110 / 1 ptsThe architects of the early Renaissance did not have asphalts for their streets. Instead, theymade streets and squares of Florence using a type of stone.What type of stone did the Florence architects use to make their squares and why?You AnsweredPietraforte stone was selected, because its strength meant that Pietraforte could be walkedon by animals, carts and people and not get worn down.
Pietra Serena stone was selected. Pietra Serena means “calm stone” in Italian.Pietra Serenawith its dark color and homogeneous texture becomes the material of street stones.
Correct AnswerPietra Bigia was used to make the streets and squares of early Renaissance Florence. Thisstone is cemented by the mineral calcite with a brownish color. The nature of this cementmeant that it could be worked more easily and thus cut into large blocks that could then beworked to create drains and other features of a street or square surface.All of these stone types were used to make the streets and squares of Florence, and thusthis is the best answer.
Question 121 / 1 ptsWhere does Robert Langdon find his first clue?
Question 131 / 1 ptsWhat famous museum do Langdon and Dr. Sienna Brooks visit to obtain a vital clue?
The UffiziPitti PalaceDuoma MuseumRobert Langdon figures out that some clue to the mystery rests in the Uffizi museum.Question 141 / 1 ptsWhat does the Provost’s organization do for its income?Correct!The Provost’s consortium accepts money from clients in exchange for services.The Provost’s consortium is a criminal organization that mostly smuggles drugs.The Provost’s consortium is a criminal organization that mostly carries out murders, suchas the attempted murder of Robert Langdon.The Provost’s consortium is a criminal organization that mostly steals items of great value.he Provost’s consortium accepts money from clients in exchange for services, and in thiscase, Betrand Zobrist wanted to be left alone to develop a plague. He wanted to be hiddenfrom the World Health Organization.
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