Quiz four: Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) 2016

Take this short quiz and see how much you know about this year’s nominated projects of the prestigious Aga Khan Awards for Architecture.

Click on the one correct answer.

Quiz four: Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) 2016

Who is the recently deceased architect of 2016 AKAA shortlisted project Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs?
Luis Barragán
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Hadi Mirmiran
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Zaha Hadid
Correct. Read more http://www.zaha-hadid.com
Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs is located in which university?
University of Jordan
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American University of Sharjah
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2016 AKAA shortlisted project Guelmim School of Technology is located in which North African country?
Algeria
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Mali
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In which way, Guelmim School of Technology, changed the lives of its surrounding conservative societies?
School attracted boys interested in getting ahead in technological fields
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School provided free education to students
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School attracted admission of girls
Correct. Watch the video to learn more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmSu3nSRDOs
The design of the 2016 AKAA shortlisted project, Friendship Centre, Gaibandha, Bangladesh, is inspired by which 3rd century BCE Buddhist ruins?
Sanchi
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Lumbini
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Mahasthangarh
Correct. Watch this video for more details https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=av-_LKuQ6GU
Friendship Centre, Gaibandha, Bangladesh was built for?
Government
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School
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Non-profit NGO

Quiz adopted from the following three blog posts.



 

Researched & Compiled by Arif Ali

 

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