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1.Which Prime Minster used the phrase ‘Education, Education, Education’ to put classrooms at the top of the political agenda whilst in office?
Tony Blair
2.What term is given to a first year university student or undergraduate?
Freshman
3.Name the 1983 comedy/drama film about a hairdresser who wants to better herself by studying literature?
Educating Rita
4.What two word Latin term meaning ‘nourishing mother’ is used to refer to a school which an individual has attended?
Alma Mater
5.In what year was corporal punishment banned from UK State run schools?
1986
6.Since 1962, how many different presenters have hosted University Challenge?
2
7.Which two teams contest the only annual school cricket match played at Lord’s Cricket Ground
Eton and Harrow
8.What was the last UK No 1 single of the 1970s, it included this line: “We Don’t Need No Education”?
Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2)
9.Who was education secretary under Edward Heath who stopped free milk for children over 7 years of age?
Margaret Thatcher
10.What does the examination grading term GCSE stand for?
General Certificate of Secondary Education