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Chapter 22



Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

A ____ is that part of an abutment supporting a voussoir at the end of an arch.
a.
skewback
c.
soffit
b.
creeper
d.
keystone
 

 2. 

A ____ is the imaginary line at which each end of an arch begins.
a.
rise
c.
spring line
b.
extrados
d.
intrados
 

 3. 

The brick adjacent to the arch voussoirs are called ____.
a.
cambers
c.
skewbacks
b.
creepers
d.
abutments
 

 4. 

A ____ arch is a semicircular arch flanked by a narrower horizontal span of brickwork on each side.
a.
jack
c.
Gothic
b.
Tudor
d.
Venetian
 

 5. 

Arch depth is measured as the height of the ____.
a.
voussoirs
c.
rise
b.
span
d.
abutments
 

 6. 

The intrados of a ____ arch appears to be horizontal, nearly aligned level with brick coursing.
a.
Gothic
c.
Tudor
b.
jack
d.
segmental
 



 
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