PROPERTY PLUS

Realty Check — No: 15

By V.V. RAMANAN

QUESTIONS:

1. The long cylindrical section of an architectural column between the base and the capital is called a...?

2. Which two skyscrapers in the current list of Top 10 skyscrapers in the world were constructed before the 1990s?

3. What is the more common name for asphalt concrete?

4. Which Indian corporate giant is headquartered at Bombay House in Mumbai?

5. Who designed the famous Sydney Opera House?

Watch out for the answers along with the names of the winners next week.

RULES

1. This fortnightly quiz on architecture, real estate and associated topics is open to all readers of Property Plus.

2. Readers may email their answers to the above questions to ppquiz@thehindu.co.in

3. Only replies sent by email to the above address will be considered.

4. Prizes will be awarded to the first five entries that have correct answers to all the questions.

5. The prizes worth Rs. 2,000 each will be awarded directly to the winners by K-Lite Industries.

6. Winners will be intimated by email and their names will be published along with the correct answers in the following edition of Property Plus.

7. All entries should have the complete name and full postal address along with telephone numbers of the participant. Entries without such details will be considered invalid.