We promise they aren't the manifestation of some depraved high school math teacher. Geodesic domes are certainly geared toward the mathematically minded, but they also have a lot of practical uses. How much do you know about these domes?
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What does the word "geodesic" mean?
Question 2 of 20
Geodesic domes are based on spherical designs that enclose a maximum amount of space using a minimum of what?
Question 3 of 20
Where is the world-famous, iconic geodesic sphere built by Walt Disney located?
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Why are dome homes difficult to waterproof?
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Where can many people find geodesic domes in their communities?
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What's one major annoyance to living in a dome home?
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What's the best way to increase living space in a dome home?
Question 8 of 20
What's one of the biggest advantages of geodesic domes?
Question 9 of 20
Did you know you can buy your own dome-home kit? How do manufacturers make these kits easy to assemble?
Question 10 of 20
Who is credited with inventing geodesic domes?
Question 11 of 20
For what purpose did Walter Bauersfeld construct his geodesic dome?
Question 12 of 20
Geodesic domes owe their strength to what structural principle?
Question 13 of 20
From what did Buckminister Fuller take much of his inspiration for geodesic design?
Question 14 of 20
What should you do with your framed pictures when you move into a dome?
Question 15 of 20
Why are geodesic domes so resistant to earthquakes?
Question 16 of 20
Which polygon is the basis for geodesic domes?
Question 17 of 20
Which geometric shape is made of triangles and is most frequently used to design geodesic domes?
Question 18 of 20
The original private dome home, which belonged to Buckminster Fuller, is located where?
Question 19 of 20
What's one reason domes are nearly impervious to strong winds?
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