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Women of Strength and Conviction.

Here are just ten ladies who in their own right achieved so much in their time. 10 Questions.

 
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Boudicca when she and her army attacked Colchester it sent shock waves through the Roman Empire, what year was the destruction of Colchester?

  • Between AD 60-61
  • Between AD 63-64
  • Between AD 66-67
  • Between AD 70-71

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Joan of Arc turned the Hundred Years War in favour of France, she was later captured and burned at the stake, what year was she canonized by Pope Benedict XV?

  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

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Elizabeth I lived through danger all her life the Babington Plot being one of the most dangerous, what year was The Babington Plot?

  • 1576
  • 1586
  • 1588
  • 1589

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Florence Nightingale did so much good in the Crimean War for British soldiers, what English Village is the great lady laid to rest?

  • Bishops Waltham Hampshire
  • Lyndhurst Hampshire
  • East Wellow Hampshire
  • Botley Hampshire

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Mary Secole was also involved in the Crimean War nursing the wounded, the soldiers loved her and called her "Mama" Secole, what country was Mary born in?

  • Cuba
  • Bermuda
  • Jamaica
  • Barbados

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Emmeline Pankhurst through her hard work gained the right for women in Britain to vote along with other equality issues, what British city was Emmeline born in?

  • Glasgow
  • London
  • Liverpool
  • Manchester

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Edith Cavell during WWI helped over 200 soldiers escape the Germans, she was shot by firing squad in 1915 in what country?

  • France
  • Holland
  • Belgium
  • Russia

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Vera Atkins and certain military personnel after WWII went looking in mainland Europe for the Nazis who murdered her female agents in S.O.E., what was Vera's actual birth surname?

  • Levy
  • Klein
  • Feldman
  • Rosenberg

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Golda Meir in the Yom Kippur war was totally against the odds, but she and Israel overcame the would be invaders, what year was the Yom Kippur War?

  • 1967
  • 1969
  • 1971
  • 1973

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Margaret Thatcher, her defining moment was winning the Falklands War in 1982 and humiliating Argentina, to relax what was Mrs.T's favourite tipple?

  • Vodka and Tonic
  • Straight Whisky
  • Whisky and Coke
  • Gin and Tonic

 

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