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York Minster: Quiz


Question 1:
What county did/does York Minster play for?
North Yorkshire

Question 2:
Where is York Minster?

Question 3:
Where does York Minster come from?
South Africa
United Kingdom

Question 4:
What is the full name of York Minster?
Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin, St Peter and St Cedd
Cathedral Church of St Mary
Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of St Peter
Cathedral Church of St Nicholas

Question 5: The church was damaged in 1069, but the first ________ archbishop, arriving in 1070, organised repairs.
EnglandNormansNormandyCnut the Great

Question 6: The choir and crypt were remodelled in 1154, and a new ________ was built, all in the Norman style.
AltarPalermoCatholic ChurchChapel

Question 7: The 76-foot (23 m) tall Great East Window, created by John Thornton in the early fifteenth century, is the largest example of ________ stained glass in the world.
Early Middle AgesHigh Middle AgesMiddle AgesLate Middle Ages

Question 8: Ronald Edward Perrin 1957 - 1966 (later Organist of ________)
Ripon CathedralExeter CathedralYork MinsterSouthwell Minster

Question 9: From 1730 to 1736 the whole floor of the Minster was relaid in patterned ________, and from 1802 there was a major restoration.
CalciumSedimentary rockMarbleCalcite

Question 10: The first church on the site was a wooden structure built hurriedly in 627 to provide a place to baptise Edwin, King of ________.
NorthumbriaEric BloodaxeScandinavian YorkAmlaíb Cuarán


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