The following quiz covers the material discussed in the the Grid section (pages 148–206) of the required book Thinking with Type by Ellen Lupton.

This quiz is extra credit up to 30 points.

My suggestion to you: print this page out and keep it with you as you are reading the book. Answer the questions as you go and this quiz won’t be a painful experience.

  1. In Switzerland after World War II...

  2. Polyglot books display text in several languages, demanding complex divisions of the surface.

  3. F.T. Marinetti...

  4. Constructivisim brought rationalism to Futurist and Dada typography.

  5. The paintings of Piet Mondrian influenced the typography of...

  6. Jan Tschichold wrote the book The New Typography.

  7. Who didn”t view the typographic grid as a catalyst to an honest and democratic society.

  8. The typographic grid is a proportional regulator for...

  9. Designers use of the confines of a repeated structure to generate variation and surprise is know as...

  10. Tables and graphs are not a variant of the typographic grid.