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The First Crusade

Questions on the first Crusade to the holy land. 10 Questions.

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Which Pope ordered the first crusade?

  • Gregory first
  • Urban second
  • Innocent third
  • Adrian fourth

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Pope Urban made his influencial speech on the 27th November 1095 to preach for the crusade in which French town ?

  • Lyon
  • Reims
  • Clermont
  • Toulouse

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What was the name of the Hermit who helped lead the" peoples crusade" to the holy land ?

  • John
  • Henry
  • Matthew
  • Peter

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Who was the Emperor in Constantinople who allowed the crusaders to move through his land on the way to Jerusalem ?

  • Alexius
  • Constantius third
  • Isaac
  • Theodore


Adela who was daughter to William the conqueror was married to which of these crusaders ?

  • Godfrey of Lorraine
  • Stephen of Blois
  • Hugh of Vermandois
  • Raymond of Toulouse


Peter Bartholomew is said to have found a holy relic in a church in Antioch . What was it that he claimed to have found?

  • Bones of Saint Andrew
  • Holy Lance
  • Holy Grail
  • Part of the true cross


Peter Bartholomew died trying to prove he was no fake and that the relic he found was genuine he attempted a trial to prove this. How did he die ?

  • Drowned
  • Burned
  • Poisened
  • A fall

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The first Christian ruler after the capture of Jerusalem chose not to be king but "protector of the holy sepulchre" who was he?

  • Baldwin
  • Godfrey
  • Fulk
  • Amalric


At the city of Maarrat al- Nu'man the crusaders were forced to do what to survive?

  • Forced to become muslims or die
  • Become Cannibals
  • Steal livestock
  • Drink from poisoned wells


The crusaders finally captured Jerusalem in which year ?

  • 1098
  • 1099
  • 1100
  • 1101