The English Civil War

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Civil War Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When did Charles 1st marry Henrietta Maria?
    • A. 

      1645

    • B. 

      1626

    • C. 

      1628

    • D. 

      1625

    • E. 

      1642

  • 2. 
    Who became ArchBishop Of Canterbury and in what year?
    • A. 

      1634, William Place

    • B. 

      1633, John Williams

    • C. 

      1633, William Laud

    • D. 

      1644, William Trale

    • E. 

      1633, Duke Williams

  • 3. 
    What was the Grand Remonstrance? And in what year was it issued?
  • 4. 
    What were the 19 prepositions?
    • A. 

      A selection of things the king had done wrong

    • B. 

      A list of things that the Queen should do

    • C. 

      A list of things the King could do better

    • D. 

      A list of who ran government

    • E. 

      A list of important dates through history

  • 5. 
    When did the Civil War actually start?
    • A. 

      1629

    • B. 

      1642

    • C. 

      1625

    • D. 

      1629

    • E. 

      1633

  • 6. 
    Charles was killed in what year?
    • A. 

      1763

    • B. 

      1650

    • C. 

      1640

    • D. 

      1648

    • E. 

      1649

  • 7. 
    Oliver Cromwell ruled in what year and called himself what?
    • A. 

      Lord Ruler, 1652

    • B. 

      Lord Protector, 1653

    • C. 

      Lord Cromwell, 1650

    • D. 

      Cromwell the Great,

    • E. 

      Lord Saviour, 1653

  • 8. 
    In England which  2 of these things happened?
    • A. 

      Christmas was not allowed.

    • B. 

      England was sealed off from outsiders

    • C. 

      England was Republic

    • D. 

      England was a Fun Place

    • E. 

      Anyone said to be revolting against Cromwell was Hung, Drawn and Quartered

  • 9. 
    What 2 things happened in Ireland?
    • A. 

      In 1647 Cromwell gave money to all the poor Irish people.

    • B. 

      In 1649 Cromwell marched killing Irish who rebelled against England

    • C. 

      1/2 the Irish were Killed

    • D. 

      1/5 of the Irish land was owned by England

    • E. 

      Deep hatred for Charles from the Irish in 1649

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