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    QUIZ

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    Quizzical Pursuit
    —The Architecture Puzzler

    Created by Dave Guadagni

     

    Architecture Puzzler #438

    What is the difference between a catenary arch and a parabolic arch?


     

    Question from Last Week:
    Architecture Puzzler #437

    These four buildings were constructed two to four years apart in the following order: Mount Angel Abbey Library, Kimbell Art Museum, National Air and Space Museum, and National Gallery of Art, East Building. Who were the architects and in which decade were the buildings constructed?  

    Answer to Puzzler #437


     

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    Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects

    Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2009, Dave Guadagni.

    AW


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    Gateway Arch, St. Louis, Missouri, by Eero Saarinen.
    Photo: R. P. Piper

     
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