But... English accent.
That was the same at my school, from what I heard. And there was a professor named Moriarty who I wanted to take a class from just because I could call my teacher Professor Moriarty. xD
The weirdest thing was, the question was to name a certain law. I had never heard of the law before in my life, it was something like monotone convergence theorem or something so I just took a stab in the dark and got it 100% right hahaha.