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1Roman Vocab Quiz a long wide center aisle NaveBathsApseNichesIn Roman architecture, a freestanding arch commemorating an important event, such as a military victory or the opening of a new road. In Christian architecture, the arch framing the apse at the end of a church nave.MuralPilastersTriumphal archA recess, usually semicircular, in the wall of a Roman basilica or at the east end of a church.
2Roman Vocab Quiz4. large enclosed Roman structures that contained libraries, lecture rooms, gymnasiums, pools, shops, restuarants, and pleasant walkwaysNaveNichesBathsApse5. a large painting applied directly to a wall or ceiling surfaceMural6. A recessed decorative panel that is used to reduce the weight of and to decorate ceilings or vaults.PilastersCoffers
3Roman Vocab Quiz7. An engaged columnar element that is rectangular in format and used for decoration in architecture.BathsPilastersNichesCoffers8. the simplest form of vault consisting of an unbroken series of arches; it forms a tunnel like shapeAqueductBarrel vaultGroin vaultBasilica9. A structure that carries water over long distancesNaveApse
4Roman Vocab Quiz10. Along the walls of the church, there were in which statues had been placed.NichesNaveBathsApse11. a vault formed when two barrel vaults meet at right anglesGroin vaultBasilicaBarrel vault12. a Roman building used for public administrationMural