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English Landmarks: Big Ben

Big Ben is located in Central London and it is one of the most iconic landmarks in England's capital. How much do you know about this famous landmark?


 

Quiz ID:#32984
Fun:*** (2.89)
Difficulty:*** (2.19)
Category:History
Created By:charlottes-odd

 



#1   What is the official name of the clock tower?







#2   What part of the clock tower is named Big Ben?







#3   When was the Palace of Westminster burned down?







#4   How many designs were submitted for the re-build?







#5   Whose design was picked for the re-build of the Palace of Westminster?







#6   Who designed the clock tower?







#7   In what year did construction begin on the clock tower?







#8   In what year did the original bell crack?







#9   In what style was the Palace of Westminster and the clock tower built?







#10   During World War II, were the clock faces darkened, or did the bells cease to chime?




 

 



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