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British Monarchy

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How many of Henry VIII's wives were called Catherine?

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  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

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Which King was killed and lost his crown to Henry VII at the battle of Bosworth Field?

  • Henry VI
  • James I
  • Richard III
  • Edward VI

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Queen Victoria came to the throne in 1837 but who did she succeed?

  • George IV
  • William IV
  • James II
  • Charles I

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After the union of the English & Scottish crowns James VI Scotland, also became King of England. What was he then also known as?

  • James I of England
  • James II of England
  • James V of England
  • James XI of England

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Who was King during the First World War?

  • George V
  • Edward VII
  • George VI
  • Edward VIII

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Which King was killed by an arrow through the lung sustained while hunting in the New Forest in 1100?

  • Edward the Confessor
  • William II
  • William the Conqueror
  • Richard II

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What was the Queen Mother's maiden name?

  • Elizabeth of Kent
  • Elizabeth Simpson
  • Elizabeth Strathmore
  • Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon

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When was Queen Anne on the throne?

  • 1600-1612
  • 1715-1738
  • 1702-1707
  • 1665-1700

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Which King was defeated by Robert the Bruce at the battle of Bannockburn?

  • Edward II
  • Richard I
  • Henry V
  • Edward IV

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Which Georgian King was famously mad?

  • George I
  • George II
  • George III
  • George IV

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Nell Gwyn was famously the long-term mistress of which King?

  • James II
  • Charles I
  • Charles II
  • Henry VIII

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Which King fought back the Danes from the South West of England pushing them back towards York?

  • Ethelred the Unready
  • William II
  • Edward I
  • Alfred the Great

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Which monarch did navigator and privateer Sir Francis Drake serve under?

  • James II
  • Anne
  • Elizabeth I
  • Henry VIII

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Who was the first Norman King of England?

  • Harold II
  • William I
  • Edward the Confessor
  • Richard I

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Which Stuart monarch did Guy Fawkes fail to blow up in the gunpowder plot of 1605?

  • James I
  • James II
  • Charles I
  • Charles II

 

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