An Underground Garden in New York

Question 1 of 11

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1. What was Dan’s dream?

Select one of the following:

  • to build an underground house in New York City

  • to live in New York

  • to build the world's first underground park in New York City

Question 2 of 11

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What did Dan compare what he felt when he first saw the trolley terminal with?

Select one of the following:

  • He felt like he was on a football field filled with people

  • It felt like you are Indiana Jones on an archaeological dig

Question 3 of 11

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What did Dan believe while working at Google?

Select one of the following:

  • That technology could solve all social problems

  • That he knew more about local Kenyan politics than the politics of his own hometown

Question 4 of 11

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The site was located

Select one of the following:

  • at the very heart of the Lower East Side in one of the most crowded neighborhoods in the city

  • in a very quiet place at the outskirts of the city

Question 5 of 11

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Dan and his business partner’s plan was to

Select one of the following:

  • draw natural sunlight underground to make it possible for plants and trees to grow

  • create a shopping centre bellow the city level

Question 6 of 11

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The name of the project was:

Select one of the following:

  • High Line Underground

  • Lowline

Question 7 of 11

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It was clear from the beginning

Select one of the following:

  • people really wanted to know a lot more about how the technology would look and feel

  • people really wanted to know a lot more about High Line Underground

Question 8 of 11

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Dan decided to

Select one of the following:

  • Quit his job and focus entirely on the project

  • Act like a crazy person and quit his job because he was tired of working

Question 9 of 11

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Dan Barasch and James Ramsey made a full exhibit of their project

Select one of the following:

  • in a city park

  • in a warehouse

Question 10 of 11

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This project is really something that will

Select one or more of the following:

  • add one football field of green space underneath one of New York City’s most crowded neighborhood

  • add one football field underneath one of New York City’s most crowded neighborhood

  • will introduce a really community-driven focus in a rapidly gentrifying area

Question 11 of 11

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Lowline would be a

Select one or more of the following:

  • a four-season space and a respite for the city

  • an outdoor space or outdoor park

  • a most beautiful underground football field

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An Underground Garden in New York

Liliana Nederita
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A sucessful story of how a dream may come true. Listen to the inspiring Dan's story and answer the following questions.

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