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what are the two dates we are supposed to know?
battle of hastings fought in 1066 and magna carta in 1215
to the window ... to the wall to the wall
what are the two dates we are supposed to know?
battle of hastings fought in 1066 and magna carta signed by king john I in 1215
what do some historians believe that stonehenge was used for?
human sacrafices
who do some historians think king aurthur could have been?
ambrosius
what were the two classes in roman society?
patrician-upper class

plebian-lower class
how much is a legion?
10,000
what is a bath?
a social hub and spa for people to relax in
what were the 2 religons illegal in rome?
christianity and druidism
who was the first christian roman emporer?
constintine
this person (ledgend has it) travled to britan and brought the holy grail
joseph of airimathia
who is a martyr
a person who dies for thier faith
who was the first marter in britan? who was the second?
the first was st. alban and the second was his exicutioner
what is another word for viking?
dane
compare and contrast edward I to william rufus.
e.g edward kept controll of the barons while william bribed some barons and angered others. note that this is kinda basic knowledge we have to know up front on the test.
true or false? henry III almost got out of prison but was stopped by wat tyler.
false he did get out of prison because of his son edward I who later became a strong and powerful ruler.
who were edward II's "favorites"
piers gaveston and hugh despencer
who were edward II's "favorites"
piers gaveston and hugh despencer
scotish king captured by the english
david the bruce
ledgend has it that this person drove the snakes out of ireland.
st. patrick
who was richard duke of york's son
edward IV
which color(s) represent each house that fought in the war of the roses?
white- yorkist
red-lancastrians
what treaty did henry II force stephen to sign wich ultimately made henry king of england upon stephen's death?
treaty of wallingford
a person who fights for a living is call a(n)
mercinary
what did the english use to win at the battle of crecy?
longbow
what battle did henry tudor win?
bronzeworth
what is bronze worth?
what battle did henry tudor win?
bronzeworth feild
what is bronze worth?
sickness that killed over 1/3 of england's population?
black plauge
french peasent who helped charles VII become king of france?
joan of arc
joanahs ark
henry III major enemy
simon de montford
who was the insane king?
henry VI
what was charles VII official title?
dauphin
what was charles VII official title?
dauphin
which king signed the provisons of oxford?
henry III
which king conquered gascony?
henry III
True of false?
Henry negotiated a treaty with France that said he would be the next King following the death of their current insane King
True
which two countries did the black plague effect the most and cause to stop fighting during the hundred years war?
England and France
which two universities were founded during the reign of Henry III
Oxford and Cambridge
True or false?
Edward I planned on marrying his oldest son to the Queen of Scotland
true
Who created the Exchequer
Henry I
Who did Henry I want to suceed him to the throne
Matilda
Harold Hadrada based his claim to the throne on what?
he was related to Canute
Who approved William I as King
the church
Who was the Archbishop of Canterbury during the reign of Henry I
Anselm
What happened to Henry I son William?
He died in a shipwreck
Who was responsible for tearing down a lot of castles?
Henry II
Who was responsible for tearing down a lot of castles?
Henry II
Becket and Henry II argued about what?
Clergy's right to be tried in church courts
WHo was responsible for building the tower of London?
William I
True or False?
Norway is south of normandy
False
What lang. did most norman nobles speak usually(i.e. not on Church or Court)
French