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Question 1: A Convocation (________ 'calling together', translating the Greek ecclesia) is a group of people formally assembled for a special purpose.
Old LatinVulgar LatinLatinRoman Empire

Question 2: At the ________, convocation events are held at a specific venue named Convocation Hall.
University of Toronto ScarboroughMcGill UniversityHarvard UniversityUniversity of Toronto

Question 3: In many universities throughout the world (including countries such as India and Sri Lanka) convocation is the university ________ ceremony to award degrees to students and honorary graduands.
CollegeAcademic dressAcademic degreeGraduation

Question 4: At other universities such as the University of Oklahoma and ________, graduation ceremonies consist of both a commencement and a convocation with the commencement being the larger, university-wide ceremony and the individual colleges presenting degrees at a convocation.
Cornell UniversityHarvard UniversityRutgers UniversityUniversity of Utah

Question 5: These two bodies of the ________ were prorogued by Royal Writ in 1717, because of conflict between Whig Bishops and the clergy in the Bangorian controversy.
Church of EnglandArchbishop of YorkBishop of LincolnArchbishop of Canterbury

Question 6: In the ________; convocation, between its establishment in 1858 and its abolition in 2003, consisted of the university's graduates who were involved in the university's governance.
University of LondonLondon Metropolitan UniversityImperial College LondonCity University London

Question 7: At ________, the Convocation appoints the Chancellor of the University; most recently renowned American author Bill Bryson on 4 April 2005.
Teesside UniversityNewcastle UniversityDurham UniversityUniversity College London

Question 8: It is the name of the assemblies of the two Provinces of the ________, the Convocations of Canterbury and York, and various other assemblies of other churches.
Archbishop of YorkArchbishop of CanterburyBishop of LincolnChurch of England

Question 9: University of Chicago, Cornell University, Teachers College, Columbia University, University of Illinois, and most universities in ________ and India), graduation events are called "convocations," as opposed to commencements in other universities.
United KingdomCanadaUnited StatesBarbados


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