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Question 1: Gerald was made castellan of Pembroke Castle by Arnulf of Montgomery in the first ________ invasion of Pembrokeshire.
EnglandCnut the GreatNormandyNormans

Question 2: The de Carews fell on hard times in the post-________ period and mortgaged the castle.
Plague (disease)Black Death migrationBlack DeathPandemic

Question 3: The site must have been recognised as strategically useful from the earliest times, and recent excavations in the outer ward have discovered multiple defensive walls of an ________ fort.
La Tène cultureIron AgeAncient Near EastIron Age China

Question 4: In the 16th century the northern ________ was converted into a Tudor range with ornate windows and long room.
City gateCastleDefensive wallFortification

Question 5: The castle stands on a ________ bluff overlooking the Carew inlet — a part of the tidal estuary that makes up Milford Haven.
LimestoneCarbonate rockKarst topographySedimentary rock

Question 6: Perrot subsequently fell out of favour and died imprisoned in the ________ in 1592.
Palace of WestminsterTower of LondonTower GreenWestminster Abbey

Question 7: An inner doorway is decorated with three coats of arms: those of Henry VII, his son Arthur and Arthur's wife ________.
Joanna of CastileHenry VIII of EnglandAnne BoleynCatherine of Aragon

Question 8: The outer ward has earthworks that were built by Royalist defenders during the ________ in the 1640s.
English peopleEnglish ReformationEnglish Civil WarEngland

Question 9: Carew Castle is a castle in the civil parish of Carew in the Welsh county of ________.
PembrokeshireAfon NyferGrassholmLamphey


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