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    QUIZ

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    Quizzical Pursuit
    —The Architecture Puzzler

    Created by Dave Guadagni

     

    Architecture Puzzler #476

    A concrete slab can be described in terms of flatness and levelness. What is the difference, and if a problem occurs with one or the other, is it likely due to the finishing or the screeding of the concrete?


     

    Question from Last Week:
    Architecture Puzzler #475

    Sacrifice, truth, power, beauty, life, memory, and obedience were "the seven lamps of architecture" in the book by that title. Who was the author and about how long ago was it written?  

    Answer to Puzzler #475


     

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

    Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2010, Dave Guadagni.

    AW


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    Triangular concrete-waffle-slab floor system in the Yale University Art Center by Louis Kahn.
    Photo: Elizabeth Felicella

     
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