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Could You Pass "The Knowledge"?

It takes at least two years for taxi drivers to pass the knowledge and get their licence. Do you have what it takes? Questions via the WizAnn taxi school.

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  1. 1. Where is the Royal London Hospital?

    Whitechapel High Street
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    Whitechapel High Street
    Bancroft Road
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    Bancroft Road
    Whitechapel Road
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    Whitechapel Road
    Mile End Road.
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    Mile End Road.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's Whitechapel Road!

    If you want to be a cabbie you really have to know where the hospitals are.

    It's Whitechapel Road!
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  2. 2. Where is St Pancras International station (Eurostar)?

    St Pancras Way
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    St Pancras Way
    Midland Road
    Midland Road
    Pentonville Road
    Pentonville Road
    York Way
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    York Way
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Midland Road!

    Remember, this is a navigation test for drivers – passengers can enter via Kings Cross on Euston Road, but taxis can't.

    It's on Midland Road!
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  3. 3. Where is the Ministry of Sound nightclub?

    Newington Butts
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    Newington Butts
    Gaunt Street
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    Gaunt Street
    Braganza Street
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    Braganza Street
    Southwark Street
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    Southwark Street
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Gaunt Street!

    It's a tiny backstreet – but that's no excuse not to know it.

    It's on Gaunt Street!
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  4. 4. Where is the Old Vic Theatre?

    Great Dover Street
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    Great Dover Street
    Waterloo Road
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    Waterloo Road
    The Cut
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    The Cut
    Marshalsea Road
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    Marshalsea Road
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on The Cut!

    Make sure you don't disappoint your theatre-loving customers.

    It's on The Cut!
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  5. 5. Where is Armoury House?

    Finsbury Square
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    Finsbury Square
    City Road
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    City Road
    Lackington Street
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    Lackington Street
    Ropemaker Street
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    Ropemaker Street
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on City Road!

    Yes, Armoury House is that big thing that looks like a Castle on the west side of City Road.

    It's on City Road!
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  6. 6. Where is Madame Tussauds?

    Bow Street
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    Bow Street
    Park Lane
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    Park Lane
    Baker Street
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    Baker Street
    Marylebone Road
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    Marylebone Road
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Marylebone Road!

    You can usually spot the crowds of people queuing up.

    It's on Marylebone Road!
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  7. 7. Where is the O2 Academy Brixton?

    Brixton Road
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    Brixton Road
    Stockwell Road
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    Stockwell Road
    Effra Road
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    Effra Road
    Brixton Hill
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    Brixton Hill
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Stockwell Road!

    It's very near Brixton Road, but not actually ON Brixton Road.

    It's on Stockwell Road!
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  8. 8. Where is Battersea Dogs and Cats Home?

    Battersea Bridge Road
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    Battersea Bridge Road
    Albert Bridge Road
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    Albert Bridge Road
    Kennington Lane
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    Kennington Lane
    Battersea Park Road
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    Battersea Park Road
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Battersea Park Road!

    It's just outside Battersea Park, which might help remember this.

    It's on Battersea Park Road!
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  9. 9. Where is Millwall Football Club's ground, The Den?

    Rotherhithe New Road
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    Rotherhithe New Road
    New Cross Road
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    New Cross Road
    Zampa Road
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    Zampa Road
    Evelyn Street
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    Evelyn Street
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The Lions' ground is on Zampa Road!

    The Championship side's ground could well be a taxi destination.

    The Lions' ground is on Zampa Road!
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  10. 10. Where is Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood?

    Cambridge Heath Road
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    Cambridge Heath Road
    Bethnal Green Road
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    Bethnal Green Road
    Old Bethnal Green Road
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    Old Bethnal Green Road
    Mare Street
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    Mare Street
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Cambridge Heath Road!

    It's after the junction where Mare Street becomes Cambridge Heath, so don't get caught out.

    It's on Cambridge Heath Road!
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  11. 11. Where is the Lyceum Theatre?

    Catherine Street
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    Catherine Street
    Exeter Street
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    Exeter Street
    The Strand
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    The Strand
    Wellington Street
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    Wellington Street
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Wellington Street!

    And yes, The Lion King is still on.

    It's on Wellington Street!
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  12. 12. Where is the Science Museum?

    Southwark Street
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    Southwark Street
    Shoe Lane
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    Shoe Lane
    College Road
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    College Road
    Exhibition Road
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    Exhibition Road
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Exhibition Road!

    Navigating London is a science too.

    It's on Exhibition Road!
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  13. 13. Where is Buckingham Palace?

    Duke of Wellington Place
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    Duke of Wellington Place
    Ebury Bridge Road
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    Ebury Bridge Road
    Buckingham Palace Road
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    Buckingham Palace Road
    Constitution Hill
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    Constitution Hill
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's on Constitution Hill!

    It is, confusingly, not on Buckingham Palace Road.

    It's on Constitution Hill!
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Could You Pass "The Knowledge"?

Wonderful! You're an ultimate master cabbie.

Either that or you Googled it. But either way, well done.

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Amazing! You could make it as a London cabbie any day.
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Well done! You know *quite a lot* about London.

You know you're way around a bit – but hey, that's why they invented satnavs, right?

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Good try! But you're not quite a cab master yet.

Better luck next time.

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Never mind! You didn't get a single one right.

That is in itself an achievement.

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