The Plantagenets

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The Plantagenets

The PlantagenetsThe Hundred Years' WarThe Wars of the Roses


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The conflict between Henry II and the Church resulted in the death of Archbishop
  • 2. 
    Magna Carta Libertatum was signed in
    • A. 

      1199

    • B. 

      1204

    • C. 

      1215

    • D. 

      1272

  • 3. 
    Magna Carta was signed by King
    • A. 

      Richard the Lionheart

    • B. 

      John Lackland

    • C. 

      Henry II

    • D. 

      Edward II Longshanks

  • 4. 
    Because of his success in invading Scotland, King Edward I was also known as
  • 5. 
    Leading Scots towards the independence, Robert Bruce defeated Edward II in 1315 at the Battle of
    • A. 

      Bannockburn

    • B. 

      Stirling

    • C. 

      Falkirk

    • D. 

      Hastings

  • 6. 
    Edward III had a son, a glorious fighter and participant in the Hundred Years' War, known as Edward
  • 7. 
    The first major English victory was in 1346 at the Battle of
    • A. 

      Bordeaux

    • B. 

      Poitier

    • C. 

      Paris

    • D. 

      Crecy

  • 8. 
    In 1415, Henry V defeated three times bigger French troops at the Battle of
    • A. 

      Agincourt

    • B. 

      Paris

    • C. 

      Orleans

    • D. 

      Troyes

  • 9. 
    The French won and, after 1453, only Calais was left in the hands of the English.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
      The war for the throne between the houses of Lancaster and York was remembered as
    • A. 

      The War of the Oaks

    • B. 

      The War of the Lys

    • C. 

      The War of the Roses

    • D. 

      The War of the Lions

  • 11. 
    Richard of Gloucester was crowned as Richard II.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Henry Tudor (Henry VII) defeated Richard III in 1485, thus ending the War, at the Battle of
    • A. 

      York

    • B. 

      Bosworth

    • C. 

      London

    • D. 

      Bath