The Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

In this lesson, you will learn about the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms and where they came from.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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Q1.What happened to the quality of life in Britain when the Romans left?

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Q2.Where is Beowulf set?

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Q3.Whose laws are the earliest to have survived that tell us a lot about Anglo-Saxon life?

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Q4.What is the name of the group of important Anglo-Saxons who advised King Ine?

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Q5.What was the wergeld?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What happened to the quality of life in Britain when the Romans left?

1/5

Q2.Where is Beowulf set?

2/5

Q3.Whose laws are the earliest to have survived that tell us a lot about Anglo-Saxon life?

3/5

Q4.What is the name of the group of important Anglo-Saxons who advised King Ine?

4/5

Q5.What was the wergeld?

5/5

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Quiz - The Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

Complete this quiz to see how much you have learnt about the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of the following was not an Anglo-Saxon kingdom?

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Q2.Which part of Europe was Kent connected to that made it more advanced than other Anglo-Saxon kingdoms?

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Q3.What is Sutton Hoo a good example of?

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Q4.Penda was the king of which powerful Anglo-Saxon kingdom?

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Q5.Northumbria was made up of which two smaller kingdoms?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Quiz - The Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

Complete this quiz to see how much you have learnt about the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of the following was not an Anglo-Saxon kingdom?

1/5

Q2.Which part of Europe was Kent connected to that made it more advanced than other Anglo-Saxon kingdoms?

2/5

Q3.What is Sutton Hoo a good example of?

3/5

Q4.Penda was the king of which powerful Anglo-Saxon kingdom?

4/5

Q5.Northumbria was made up of which two smaller kingdoms?

5/5

Lesson summary: The Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms

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