The Tudors
The American Revolution
The French Revolution
The Russian Revolution
100

Which of Henry’s wives spent time in the French Royal Court prior to marrying Henry?

Anne Boleyn

100

Which organisation protested against the Stamp Act 1765?

Sons of Liberty

100

What percentage of the French population belonged to the First Estate in the 18th century?

3%

100

What percentage of Russians were peasants in the 19th century?

82%

200

What profession was Henry VIII originally prepared for?

He intended to enter the Church

200

The Townshend Acts 1767 placed new duties on 5 goods. Give examples of two of these goods:

Lead, paint, glass, paper, tea

200

The Directory was composed of how many houses of parliament and how many representatives?

The Council of Ancients (250 members) and the Council of 500 (500 members), plus 5 Directors

200

Which term refers to: a theory or system of social organization in which all property is owned by the community and each person contributes and receives according to their ability and needs.

Communism

300

Who was Henry VIII’s favourite wife?

Jane Seymour

300

How many people died as a result of the Boston Massacre?

5

300

From which country did Marie-Antoinette come from?

Austria

300

Who was the last monarch of Russia?

Tsar Nicholas II

400

Finish this sentence: “Henry sent me a poem all about my green sleeves, I changed a couple words….”

… put it on a sick beat.

400

Which famous American led the Continental Army during the revolutionary war?

George Washington

400

Who was the author behind ‘L’Ami du Peuple’?

Jean Paul Marat

400

The Russian Communist Party was comprised of two main groups: The Bolsheviks and….?

Mensheviks

500

Katherine Howard’s uncle worked hard to bring her to Henry VIII’s attention. What was his title?

Duke of Norfolk

500

In which year did the British surrender to the colonists?

1781 (17 October)

500

The transformation of the Cathedral of Notre Dame into the Temple of Reason was part of which process?

De-christianisation

500

When did Nicholas II become tsar?

1894

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