Durham: Quiz


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Question 1: Owing to divine providence of the city’s founding, the Bishop of Durham has always enjoyed the title “Bishop by ________[11] opposed to all other bishops who are “Bishop by Divine Right”.
Philipp MelanchthonDivine ProvidenceBaptismJustification (theology)

Question 2: The eighteenth century also saw the rise of the ________ movement in the city.
Human rightsTrade unionUniversal suffrageSlavery

Question 3:
What region does Durham belong to?
North East England
North West England
New England
East of England

Question 4: The ________ flows north through the city, making an incised meander which encloses the centre on three sides to form Durham's peninsula.
Sunderland, Tyne and WearRiver WearBishop AucklandCounty Durham

Question 5: [17] Durham suffered greatly during the Civil War and ________.
CommonwealthUnited StatesUnited KingdomAustralia

Question 6: [1] After extensive remodelling and "much beautification"[1] by the ________ the walls were removed with the exception of the gatehouse which is still standing on The Bailey.
United KingdomGeorgian eraEnglandVictorian era

Question 7: [2] Secondly, after the first translation of his relics in 698 AD, his body was found to be ________.
IncorruptibilityCatholic ChurchJosaphat KuntsevychOrthodox Church

Question 8: The city remained loyal to King Charles I throughout the ________.
English ReformationOliver CromwellEnglish Civil WarEnglish people

Question 9:
Where does Durham come from?
England. GU32 2DG
Origin India, developed in England
, England

Question 10:
What postcode district does Durham belong to?
WV15, WV16

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