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Chapter 7 P

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

 1. 

Outdoor spaces that are partially or fully enclosed by walls or a roof are called ____.
A.
courtyards
B.
porches
C.
balconies
D.
decks
 

 2. 

A(n) ____ plan has few walls in the living area of the home.
A.
ranch-style
B.
closed
C.
open
D.
two-story
 

 3. 

To accommodate a person using a wheelchair, a space of ____² is needed for passing between furniture pieces or walls.
A.
48
B.
32
C.
40
D.
24
 

 4. 

A major consideration in the design of an entryway is ____.
A.
protection from the weather
B.
visibility of the play area
C.
the appearance of neighboring homes
D.
wind direction
 

 5. 

For efficient use, the dining room should be adjacent to the ____ and the kitchen.
A.
foyer
B.
living room
C.
master bedroom
D.
utility room
 

 6. 

Sliding doors are often used on ____ entries.
A.
main
B.
service
C.
special-purpose
D.
All of the above.
 

 7. 

Glass side panels in the entry may ____.
A.
contribute to the design
B.
provide visibility
C.
add natural light
D.
All of the above.
 

 8. 

The ____ entry should be impressive because it is the first part of the house that guests see.
A.
main
B.
side
C.
service
D.
special-purpose
 

 9. 

An average-size living room is about ____ square feet.
A.
250
B.
150
C.
200
D.
100
 

 10. 

The ____ entry should be centrally located to provide easy access to various parts of the house.
A.
service
B.
side
C.
special purpose
D.
main
 

 11. 

Which of the following are examples of special-purpose rooms?
A.
Kitchen, atrium, sunroom.
B.
Darkroom, library, greenhouse.
C.
Atrium, greenhouse, sunroom.
D.
Shop, darkroom, living room.
 

 12. 

A small dining room requires approximately ____ square feet to seat four to six people.
A.
120
B.
100
C.
150
D.
175
 

True/False
Indicate whether the statement is true or false.
 

 13. 

The main entry of a house should be functional and visually interesting.
 

 14. 

Dining room décor does not call for adequate lighting.
 

 15. 

Traffic should be planned through the living room because it is the center of activity.
 

 16. 

An entry door should be able to open 145° to provide handicap accessibility.
 

 17. 

In cool climates, a living room placed on the south side of the house can take advantage of winter sun.
 

 18. 

The decision of whether to include a separate dining room should be based on current trends.
 

Matching
 
 
Identify which main area of a structure each room or rooms belongs to. Answers will be used more than once.
A.
Sleeping area
B.
Living area
C.
Service area
 

 19. 

Laundry room
 

 20. 

Sunroom
 

 21. 

Master bath
 

 22. 

Patio, deck, or terrace
 

 23. 

Dressing room
 

 24. 

Home office
 

 25. 

Library
 

 26. 

Living room
 

 27. 

Shop
 

 28. 

Foyer
 

 29. 

Bedroom
 

 30. 

Dining room
 

 31. 

Garage
 

 32. 

Family room
 

 33. 

Kitchen
 



 
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