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Who, What, when and where????

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1

Match the Generals to the Campaigns

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Left

  • General Macarthur
  • Field Marshal Montgomery
  • General Eisenhower
  • General Sir Archibald Wavell

Right

  • The Pacific Campaign
  • The Africa Campaign
  • D Day Landings
  • The Burma Campaign

2

Where did the Germans surrender at the end of the 1st World War?

  • A Railway Carriage
  • A Warship
  • An Airfield In France

3

What was the name of the ship that transported the Atomic Bombs ready for dropping on Japan in 1945?

  • USS Missouri
  • USS Indianapolis
  • USS Lincoln

4

In which year was the battle of Agincourt?

  • 1403
  • 1411
  • 1415

5

In What order did these 2nd World War battles take place? (earliest to last)

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  • Italy
  • Battle of Britain
  • Pearl Harbour
  • Midway

6

Napoleon died on which island?

  • Saint Helena
  • Corsica
  • Elba

7

Who was the 1st Queen of England?

  • Elizabeth 1
  • Victoria
  • Mary

8

How many wives did Henry VIII have executed?

  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

9

In what year was the Jet Engine Invented?

  • 1932
  • 1937
  • 1940

10

In what year was the 1st ever balloon flight?

  • 1625
  • 1699
  • 1783

11

How did the Wright brothers decide who would take that historic 1st flight?

  • Drew Straws
  • Flipped a coin
  • Decided by age

12

What was the name of the 1st dog in space?

  • Laika
  • Mushka
  • Tiaka

13

What year was the 1st satellite launched?

  • 1955
  • 1956
  • 1957

14

What year did Napoleon die?

  • 1815
  • 1818
  • 1821

15

Who was Commander of the British Forces during the 1st World War?

  • Lord Kitchiner
  • Lord Haig
  • Lord Saxon-Smythe

16

How many Crusades to the holy land were there?

  • 3
  • 7
  • 9

17

Put these English Monarchs in order for the amount of years they reigned. (longest at top)

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  • Victoria
  • Elizabeth I
  • George III
  • Elizebath II

18

Who was the last NON Monarch to have a state funeral in England?

  • Winston Churchill
  • Lord Nelson
  • Lord Wellington

19

In What year did the Romans invade Britain?

  • 55 BC
  • 14 AD
  • 43AD

20

What Space Vehicle has travelled the fastest?

  • Saturn V
  • Challenger
  • Titan 1

21

What happened to William the Conquerer when he was crowned King of England in 1066?

  • The crown fell off his head and broke
  • The Church caught fire
  • A Riot outside stopped the coronation

22

What year was the Great fire of London?

  • 1583
  • 1666
  • 1712

23

In what year was Adolf Hitler born?

  • 1878
  • 1884
  • 1889

24

What was the Roman name for Ireland?

  • Eire
  • Corenus
  • Hibernia

25

Which English King was reputed to have ordered the deaths of the "Princes in the tower"?

  • Henry VI
  • Richard II
  • Richard III

26

Which Pharaoh reigned the longest?

  • Tutmoses III
  • Ramses II
  • Horomheb

27

What year did the Falklands war take place?

  • 1963
  • 1982
  • 1985

28

What were the 1st ever English police force known as?

  • The Peelers
  • The Runners
  • The Bobbies

29

Who won the Battle of the Nile?

  • Nelson
  • Napoleon
  • Wellington

30

What year was Caesar killed?

  • 33 BC
  • 39 BC
  • 44 BC

 

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