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Question 1: He defeated an English force which attacked him at Southwark, but he was unable to storm ________ and therefore sought to reach the capital by a more circuitous route.
St Paul's CathedralGreater LondonTower BridgeLondon Bridge

Question 2: This resulted in ________ control of England, which was firmly established during the next few years.
NormandyNormansByzantine EmpireCnut the Great

Question 3:
Where was Harold Godwinson born?
Wessex, England
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Question 4: The Domesday survey exemplifies the practical codification which enabled Norman assimilation of conquered territories through central control of a ________.

Question 5:
Which of the following titles did William the Conqueror have?
King of England and Duke of Normandy
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Question 6:
Which of the following was a combatant in the Battle of Hastings?
English Parliamentarian New Model Army
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Question 7: First, unlike ________, who had rewarded his followers with money rather than displacing native landholders, William's followers expected and received lands and titles in return for their service in the invasion.
Eiríkr HákonarsonSweyn ForkbeardCnut the GreatHarthacnut

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Question 9: In the 1150s, with the creation of the ________, the Plantagenet successors of the Norman kings controlled half of France and all of England, dwarfing the power of the Capetians.
Angevin EmpireEmpress MatildaHenry the Young KingEdward, the Black Prince

Question 10: He moved up the ________ valley to cross the river at Wallingford, Oxfordshire; while there, he received the submission of Stigand.
Thames EstuaryHenley-on-ThamesTidewayRiver Thames


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