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How much do you know about the world famous University? 10 Questions.

 
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1

When was the University founded?

  • 1009
  • 1209
  • 1309

2

How many constituent colleges make up the university?

  • 31
  • 41
  • 51

3

Which is the oldest college?

  • Pembroke
  • Peterhouse
  • St John's

4

Which is the only college to be named after another college?

  • Trinity Hall
  • Hughes Hall
  • Clare Hall

5

Where might you find the Senior Wrangler?

  • In the Mathematics Department
  • In a rowing boat
  • In the University gymnasium

6

What is the name of the student-run amateur theatrical club?

  • Headlights
  • Footlights
  • Stagelights

7

Who or what is the Tripos?

  • A ceremonial pedestal used at graduation
  • The university chapel
  • The examination system

8

How long after your first term might you receive an MA?

  • Three years
  • Six years
  • Ten years

9

What model of car was raised onto the roof of Senate House in 1958?

  • Mark I Mini
  • Ford Model T
  • Austin 7

10

In which Cambridge pub are Francis Crick and James Watson said to have discovered the secret of DNA?

  • The Eagle
  • The Anchor
  • The Mitre

 

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