Quiz . 17 August 2011                     
ArchitectureWeek
NEWS   |   DESIGN   |   BUILDING   |   DESIGN TOOLS   |   ENVIRONMENT   |   CULTURE   |   PRODUCTS
< Prev Page Next Page >
 
IN THIS ISSUE
  Contents
 
  •  
  • Tim Eliassen - Structural Glazing Pioneer
     
  •  
  • Design by Arts Corporation

     
    AND MORE
      Current Contents
      Blog Center
      Download Center
      New Products
      Products Guide
      Classic Home
      Architecture Forum
      Architects Directory
      Topics Library
      Complete Archive
      Web Directory
      About ArchWeek
      Search
      Subscribe & Contribute
      Free Newsletters
       

     
    QUIZ

    [an error occurred while processing this directive]

    Quizzical Pursuit
    —The Architecture Puzzler

    Created by Dave Guadagni

     

    Architecture Puzzler #528

    Masonry fireplaces in the eastern United States typically have a cast iron damper, while steel dampers are more popular in the West. To avoid rust, stainless steel dampers are favored along the coast. What is the major disadvantage of each?


     

    Question from Last Week:
    Architecture Puzzler #527

    For what building is Charles Garnier (1825-1898) most famous?  

    Answer to Puzzler #527


     

    Come back next week for the answer to Architecture Puzzler #528!
    To make sure you'll find the answer, bookmark the Architecture Puzzler now:

    http://www.ArchitectureWeek.com/quiz.html


     

    Want more? Click here for our complete Architecture Puzzler Archive:

    Architecture Puzzler Archive
     

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

    Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2011, Dave Guadagni.

    AW


    ArchWeek Image

    One of the more than a thousand fireplaces at the Palace of Versailles.
    Photo: Coyau

     
    [an error occurred while processing this directive]
     
    < Prev Page Next Page > Send this to a friend       Media Kit       Contributing       Privacy       Comments
    ARCHWEEK  |  GREAT BUILDINGS  |  ARCHIPLANET  |  DISCUSSION  |  BOOKS  |  BLOGS  |  SEARCH
      ArchitectureWeek.com © 2011 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved