The capture of Jerusalem

In this lesson you will learn about the siege and capture of the holy city of Jerusalem in 1099.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Who led the People's Crusade which ended up being defeated by the Seljuk Turks?

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Q2.What religious group was attacked in parts of Germany by misguided Crusaders?

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Q3.What did Emperor Alexios I demand from the noble leaders that went through Constantinople?

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Q4.How were the Crusaders able to break the siege of Antioch and get inside the city?

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Q5.What was apparently discovered in Antioch which gave the Crusaders renewed belief that God was on their side?

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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.Who led the People's Crusade which ended up being defeated by the Seljuk Turks?

1/5

Q2.What religious group was attacked in parts of Germany by misguided Crusaders?

2/5

Q3.What did Emperor Alexios I demand from the noble leaders that went through Constantinople?

3/5

Q4.How were the Crusaders able to break the siege of Antioch and get inside the city?

4/5

Q5.What was apparently discovered in Antioch which gave the Crusaders renewed belief that God was on their side?

5/5

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The Capture of Jerusalem

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Q1.What was discovered that helped the Crusaders to attack Jerusalem?

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Q2.How many siege towers were built, allowing the Crusaders to attack the walls of the city?

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Q3.According to Raymond of Aguilers, what did a vision instruct the Crusaders to do if they wanted to succeed?

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Q4.Approximately how many people were massacred once the Crusaders got inside Jerusalem?

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Q5.Which statement about the above interpretation is true?

The Taking of Jerusalem by the Crusaders by Emile Signol

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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:

The Capture of Jerusalem

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What was discovered that helped the Crusaders to attack Jerusalem?

1/5

Q2.How many siege towers were built, allowing the Crusaders to attack the walls of the city?

2/5

Q3.According to Raymond of Aguilers, what did a vision instruct the Crusaders to do if they wanted to succeed?

3/5

Q4.Approximately how many people were massacred once the Crusaders got inside Jerusalem?

4/5

Q5.Which statement about the above interpretation is true?

The Taking of Jerusalem by the Crusaders by Emile Signol

5/5

Lesson summary: The capture of Jerusalem

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