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Question 1: Scotland Yard, the headquarters of the ________, was originally located in Great Scotland Yard off the north-eastern end of the street, but relocated to New Scotland Yard on the Victoria Embankment in 1890.
British Transport PoliceDevon and Cornwall ConstabularyGreater Manchester PoliceMetropolitan Police Service

Question 2: The ________, the principal war memorial of Britain, is in the centre of the road, and is the site of the annual memorial ceremonies on Remembrance Sunday.
ChhatriLondonUnited KingdomCenotaph

Question 3: Whitehall in 1669, showing the ________ and Holbein Gateway
Brympton d'EvercyBanqueting House, WhitehallHampton Court PalacePalladian architecture

Question 4: Royalists still commemorate the ________ annually on the anniversary of the execution.
AssassinationParricideRegicideAvunculicide

Question 5: The ________, built in 1622 by Inigo Jones, is the only surviving portion of the former palace.
Brympton d'EvercyPalladian architectureBanqueting House, WhitehallHampton Court Palace

Question 6: A London cab zooms between two monuments on Whitehall, between Horse Guards and ________
Wikipedia London Portal showcase picture for April 2008.
John MajorWilliam Ewart Gladstone10 Downing StreetWinston Churchill

Question 7: ________ was built at its northern extremity in the early 19th century.
EnglandNational Gallery (London)Trafalgar SquareLondon

Question 8: ________ leads off the south-west end of Whitehall, just above Parliament Street.
EnglandUnited KingdomDowning Street10 Downing Street

Question 9: Whitehall is a road in Westminster in London, ________.
EnglandScotlandWalesUnited Kingdom

Question 10: The name is taken from the vast ________ that used to occupy the area but which was largely destroyed by fire in 1698.
Palace of WhitehallPalace of WestminsterLondonTower of London







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