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1 Roman 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.
2 Roman 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
3 Roman 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
4 Roman 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