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News Of The Century Quiz

If you have trouble narrowing British historic events to their decades, how about to their Centuries? Easier? Maybe, maybe not! 10 Questions.

 
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In which century did King Harold get an eyeful of the Norman Conquest?

  • 9th
  • 10th
  • 11th
  • 12th

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In which century did the Spanish Armada suffer defeat?

  • 13th
  • 14th
  • 15th
  • 16th

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Boudica sacked Colchester, London and St.Albans before committing suicide after defeat at Mancetta in which century?

  • 1st
  • 2nd
  • 3rd
  • 4th

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Which century saw the “Great Potato Famine” of Ireland?

  • 17th
  • 19th
  • 18th
  • 20th

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In which century did King Alfred and Guthrum sign a treaty segregating areas of the North and East from England by Danelaw?

  • 8th
  • 7th
  • 10th
  • 9th

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In which century did the Romans eventually leave Britain?

  • 4th
  • 5th
  • 6th
  • 7th

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In which century did King Richard I participate in the Crusades?

  • 10th
  • 11th
  • 12th
  • 13th

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The “Venerable Bede” finally completed his “History of the English People” in which century?

  • 8th
  • 6th
  • 9th
  • 7th

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In which century did King John and his Barons sign the “Magna Carta”?

  • 12th
  • 13th
  • 14th
  • 15th

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Finally, and most importantly, when did the England football team last win the “World Cup”?

  • 17th
  • 18th
  • 19th
  • 20th

 

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