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Somerville College, Oxford: Quiz


Question 1: Shirley Williams, Baroness Williams of Crosby, ________ politician and life peer
Liberal International British GroupEuropean Liberal Democrat and Reform PartyDemocrats 66Liberal Democrats

Question 2: ________, Nobel Prize winner for her discovery of the structure of Vitamin B12
Alexander R. Todd, Baron ToddDorothy HodgkinGeorge PorterLinus Pauling

Question 3: ________, author of the Lord Peter Wimsey books and translator of Dante's Divina Commedia.
Dorothy L. SayersAgatha ChristieJ. R. R. TolkienEngland

Question 4: Somerville College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in ________, and was one of the first women's colleges to be founded there.
United KingdomEnglandScotlandWales

Question 5: The latter insisted on a specifically ________ institution, which was unacceptable to most of the other members.
Ecumenical councilCatholicismEpiscopal Church (United States)Anglicanism

Question 6: ________, former prime minister of India
Jawaharlal NehruRajiv GandhiIndira GandhiC. Rajagopalachari

Question 7: ________ (1906-1978), archaeologist
Kathleen KenyonJerusalemLondonFrederic G. Kenyon

Question 8: Alyson Bailes, former British ambassador and Director of ________
Stockholm International Peace Research InstituteEgyptRussiaSri Lanka

Question 9: Dame Antonia Susan Duffy (________), novelist
A. S. ByattAnita BrooknerMichael OndaatjeKingsley Amis

Question 10: ________, journalist and children's welfare ambassador
BBC OneThat's Life!Strictly Come DancingEsther Rantzen


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