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Question 1: The 1916 Rising by Norman Teeling a ten-painting suite highlighting historical moments of the Easter Rising acquired by ________ for permanent display at the GPO
P&TLuxembourgDeutsche PostHellenic PostAn Post

Question 2: The assault by the British forces extensively damaged the building and it was not repaired until the ________ government took up the task some years later.
Northern IrelandAnglo-Irish TreatyIrelandIrish Free State

Question 3: The foundation-stone of the building, which is built after a design of Francis Johnston, was laid by the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, ________, on 12 August 1814.
PolandNapoleonic WarsCharles Whitworth, 1st Earl WhitworthRussia

Question 4: The elevation has three stories, of which the lower or basement is rusticated, and in this respect it resembles the India House of ________, where a rusticated basement is introduced, although the portico occupies the entire height of the structure.

Question 5: The General Post Office (GPO) (Irish: Ard-Oifig an Phoist) in Dublin is the headquarters of the Irish postal service, ________, and Dublin's principal post office.
Hellenic PostP&TLuxembourgAn PostDeutsche Post

Question 6: A plaque commemorating the ________ at the GPO, with the Irish text in Gaelic script, and the English text in Latin script
Liam MellowsConstance MarkiewiczEaster RisingPatrick Pearse


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