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Question 1: The couple's daughter ________ became a well-known composer; another daughter, Mary Lutyens, became a writer known for her books about Krishnamurti.
Elisabeth LutyensClaude DebussyElizabeth MaconchyThe Proms

Question 2: [9][10] (The architect of the present ________, which was built over land adjacent to the crypt and consecrated in 1967, was Sir Frederick Gibberd.)
Philharmonic Hall, LiverpoolLiverpool Metropolitan CathedralLiverpool CathedralSt. George's Hall, Liverpool

Question 3: The building was designed as the official residence of the Viceroy of India and is now the official residence of the ________.
Administrative divisions of IndiaPresident of IndiaLok SabhaIndex of India-related articles

Question 4: Many local war memorials (such as the one at All Saints, ________) are Lutyens designs — based on the Cenotaph.
NorthamptonLeicesterSouth NorthamptonshireNorthamptonshire

Question 5: He began his own practice in 1888, his first commission being a private house at Crooksbury, Farnham, ________.
EnglandEast SussexSurreyHertfordshire

Question 6: The Lutyens' marriage quickly deteriorated, with Lady Emily turning her interest to theosophy, Eastern religions and a fascination – emotional and philosophical – with the guru ________.
Maitreya (Theosophy)Jiddu KrishnamurtiU. G. KrishnamurtiAnnie Besant

Question 7: Lutyens planned a vast building of brick and granite, topped with towers and a 510-foot dome, with commissioned sculpture work by ________ and W. C. H. King.
Imperial War MuseumCharles Sargeant JaggerLondonManchester

Question 8: 1927), a former escort of ________.
Princess Margaret, Countess of SnowdonAnne, Princess RoyalMary, Princess Royal and Countess of HarewoodElizabeth II of the United Kingdom

Question 9: He designed many English ________.
Stowe HouseEnglish country houseBlenheim PalaceBuckinghamshire

Question 10: He was born in ________ and grew up in Thursley, Surrey.


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