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Chapter 7 S

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
 

 1. 

Sunroom
 

 2. 

Patio, deck, or terrace
 

 3. 

Bedroom
 

 4. 

Garage
 

 5. 

Family room
 

 6. 

Dressing room
 

 7. 

Home office
 

 8. 

Dining room
 

 9. 

Library
 

 10. 

Master bath
 

 11. 

Shop
 

 12. 

Kitchen
 

 13. 

Living room
 

 14. 

Laundry room
 

 15. 

Foyer
 

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

 16. 

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

 17. 

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

 18. 

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

 19. 

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

 20. 

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

 21. 

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

 22. 

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

 23. 

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

 24. 

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

 25. 

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

 26. 

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

 27. 

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

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

 28. 

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

 29. 

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

 30. 

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

 31. 

Dining room décor does not call for adequate lighting.
 

 32. 

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

 33. 

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



 
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