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1 - Who was the first keeper of the Ashmolean Museum?
(A) Steven Wilson (B) Christopher Wren (C) Robert Plot
2 - What is the full address of the Ashmolean Museum?
3 - What is the Messiah Stradivarius?
(A) A cello (B) A violin (C) A harp (D) A hurdy-gurdy
4 - The museum has the death mask of Oliver Cromwell on display. When did Oliver Cromwell die?
(A) 1599 (B) 1658 (C) 1675 (D) 1701
5 - The last dodo ever seen in Europe belongs to the museum. What remains of it today?
(A) Head and claw (B) Feathers (C) Legs and claws (D) Nothing
6 - Name two Pre-Raphaelite artists with paintings in the museum's collection?
7 - Where were Posie rings popular from the 15th through to the 17th centuries?
(A) England and Germany (B) England and France (C) England and Poland
8 - What is often described as "the most important example of Victorian painted furniture ever made"?
(A) The Great Table (B) The Great Table (C) The Great Bookcase
9 - What does the museum have that was once used by the Gunpowder Plot conspiracist Guy Fawkes?
(A) A lantern
(B) A hat
(C) A watch
(D) A dictionary
10 - What is the name of the academy award winning animation studio based in Bristol?
(A) Se-ma-for (B) Aardman (C) Artland (D) Smallfilms