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Battle of Hastings: Quiz


Question 1: The northern earls, Edwin and Morcar, Esegar the sheriff of London, and ________, who had been elected king in the wake of Harold's death, all came out and submitted to the Norman duke before he reached London.
Edmund IronsideHarold GodwinsonCnut the GreatEdgar the Ætheling

Question 2:
Who was a commander in the Battle of Hastings?
Pierre Langlais
Harold Godwinson u2020
Sir Colin Campbell
Nicolas Joseph Daine

Question 3:
What was Battle of Hastings a part of?
the Wars of Scottish Independence
the Norman Conquest
the First Indochina War
the Byzantine-Bulgarian Wars

Question 4:
Where did Battle of Hastings take place?
Ammunition Hill, North-East Jerusalem
Halidon Hill, near Berwick-upon-Tweed
Senlac Hill, Battle near Hastings, East Sussex, England
A steep wooded hill in Catirai

Question 5:
Which of the following was a combatant in the Battle of Hastings?
English Parliamentarian New Model Army
English America
, English

Question 6: Their armour consisted of a conical helmet, a chain mail hauberk, and a kite-shaped ________.
Roman legionPersonal armorScutum (shield)Shield

Question 7: [1] The battle took place at Senlac Hill, approximately 6 miles northwest of Hastings, close to the present-day town of ________.
CrowboroughLewesBattle, East SussexBexhill-on-Sea

Question 8:
When was the Battle of Hastings?

Question 9: Then, after he realised his hopes of submission at that point were in vain, he began his advance on ________.

Question 10: Behind him was the great forest of Anderida (________), and in front the ground fell away in a long glacis-like slope, which rose again at the bottom as the opposing slope of Telham Hill.
HastingsNorth DownsSouth DownsWeald

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