The Architecture Puzzler
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Architecture Puzzler #292
Residential and commercial lighting now account for what percentage of electrical use in the United States: 4 percent, 12 percent, or 22 percent?
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Architecture Puzzler #291
You are designing a house near a creek and are concerned about flooding. An expert tells you that the site is unlikely to suffer from headwater flooding but that you might want to raise the building or set it back from the creek because of the possibility of a backwater flood. What is the difference between these two types of flood?
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Tea hall in the British House of Commons in an era of fewer electricity demands.