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Question 1: After the ________, King's College was renamed Columbia College in 1784, and in 1896 it was further renamed Columbia University.
United StatesSaratoga campaignNew York and New Jersey campaignAmerican Revolutionary War

Question 2: Senators Judd Gregg of New Hampshire and Frank Lautenberg of New Jersey, Governor of New York ________ and his Chief of Staff Charles J. O'Byrne, U.S.
Ed RendellHaley BarbourBill RichardsonDavid Paterson

Question 3: Courses in Extension Teaching eventually give rise to the Columbia Writing Program, the ________, and the School of Dentistry and Oral Surgery.
Columbia UniversityColumbia College, Columbia UniversityCornell UniversityColumbia Business School

Question 4: Here the first experiments on the fission of uranium were conducted by ________.
Enrico FermiChien-Shiung WuHans BetheJ. Robert Oppenheimer

Question 5: Recent seminar speakers include Mark Cuban, owner of the ________ and Chairman of HDNet, and Blake Ross, creator of Mozilla Firefox.
2008–09 Dallas Mavericks seasonBoston Celtics2009–10 Dallas Mavericks seasonDallas Mavericks

Question 6: Trappist monk, author, and humanist ________ is an alumnus both as an undergraduate and graduate student.
LondonThomas MertonEnglandUnited Kingdom

Question 7:
Who of the following has been president of Columbia University?

Question 8: Secretary of State, and ________, who was a Vice President of the United States.
Theodore RooseveltMartin Van BurenGeorge Clinton (vice president)Daniel D. Tompkins

Question 9: ________ band members Ezra Koenig, Rostam Batmanglij, Chris Tomson, and Chris Baio graduated from the College in 2006 and 2007.
Vampire Weekend (album)A-PunkVampire WeekendContra (album)

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