Introduction To Edward Carson

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Introduction to Edward Carson


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  • 1. 
    Where was Edward Carson from?
    • A. 

      Dublin

    • B. 

      Belfast

    • C. 

      Derry

    • D. 

      Carlow

  • 2. 
    What sport was Carson good at?
    • A. 

      Rugby

    • B. 

      Cricket

    • C. 

      Hurling

    • D. 

      Football

  • 3. 
    Why did Carson become an Ulster Unionist?
    • A. 

      He wanted to divide Ireland.

    • B. 

      He wanted Ulster Unionism to stop Home Rule for all of Ireland.

    • C. 

      He didn't care about the rest of Ireland.

    • D. 

      He believed Home Rule was the best option

  • 4. 
    Why was there a religious reason to oppose Home Rule?
    • A. 

      There was a new Pope.

    • B. 

      The population of Ireland was nearly all Protestant.

    • C. 

      People had stopped going to mass.

    • D. 

      Home Rule is Rome Rule.

  • 5. 
    Where was the economic heartland of Ireland?
    • A. 

      County Kerry. It was known as the Kingdom.

    • B. 

      The North East of Ireland. The area around Belfast.

    • C. 

      Cork City was the most prosperous area.

    • D. 

      The good farming land in Co. Tipperary.

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