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Question 100 / 1 ptsIn Florence at the start of the Renaissance, the wealthy merchants and bankersobtained prestige by supporting architects (as well as artists). These architectsused elements of form and in particular, what form?domesCorrect Answerthe round archYou Answeredthe rectangular archround columnsFlorence architects were among the first in the early Renaissance to use theround (or semicircular) arch. Round arches are found in so many places, wherethe diameter of the arch typically repeats itself again and again in a givenbuilding.
Question 111 / 1 ptsThe architects of the early Renaissance in Florence preferred to have architecturalitems in varying sizes whose frames repeated.What type of stone did the Florence architects use to make their geometricframes and finishings and why?
Pietra Serena stone was selected. Pietra Serena means “calm stone” inItalian.Pietra Serena with its dark color and homogeneous texture becomes thematerial of framings in order to create contrast with white plaster andstrengthen the affect of architectural form and order.Pietraforte stone was selected, because it was strong, had a color that would turnlight brown over time, and it developed interesting textures for the rough center.Also, its strength meant that Pietraforte could be used in features that could takea lot of weight.Pietra Serena stone was selected to make the geometric framings of Florencebuildings.Question 121 / 1 ptsHow did Professor Robert Langdon end up in a Florence hospital bed?
Question 130 / 1 ptsWhat famous museum do Langdon and Dr. Sienna Brooks visit to obtain a vitalclue?
The Vasari CorridorDuoma MuseumRobert Langdon figures out that some clue to the mystery rests in the Uffizimuseum.Question 141 / 1 ptsWas the movie actually filmed in Florence?No. Florence would be too expensive for filming, and so studio sets were built.No. The Florence scenes were filmed in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.Correct!Yes. The Florence scenes were filmed in Florence, for the most part.
No. The Florence scenes were filmed in smaller towns in Italy where theproduction costs would be less. The viewer is fooled by shots that were filmed inFlorence as establishing a setting.The Florence scenes were filmed in Florence .Filming started in Venice, and thenmoved to Florence. The outdoor scenes featuring Tom Hanks as Robert Langdonwere filmed in the historic center of the city.
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