The Kingdom of Brycheiniog

In this lesson, we will learn about what happened to the Welsh kingdom of Brycheiniog and how Alfred and his successors destroyed it.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Who were Alfred's children?

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Q2.Who did Aethelflaed marry?

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Q3.Which was the last kingdom to remain in Viking hands?

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Q4.Who became king of Wessex after the death of Edward?

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Q5.At which battle did Aethelstan defeat the king of Scotland in 934?

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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!

Q1.Who were Alfred's children?

1/5

Q2.Who did Aethelflaed marry?

2/5

Q3.Which was the last kingdom to remain in Viking hands?

3/5

Q4.Who became king of Wessex after the death of Edward?

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Q5.At which battle did Aethelstan defeat the king of Scotland in 934?

5/5

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Quiz - The Kingdom of Brycheiniog

Complete this quiz to find out how much you have learnt about the Kingdom of Brycheiniog.

Q1.What was the name of the king of Brycheiniog who built the crannog?

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Q2.What was the crannog for?

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Q3.Which of the following has not been found on the crannog by archaeologists?

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Q4.Who was the greatest threat to Brycheiniog in the ninth century?

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Q5.Who destroyed the crannog?

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Quiz:

Quiz - The Kingdom of Brycheiniog

Complete this quiz to find out how much you have learnt about the Kingdom of Brycheiniog.

Q1.What was the name of the king of Brycheiniog who built the crannog?

1/5

Q2.What was the crannog for?

2/5

Q3.Which of the following has not been found on the crannog by archaeologists?

3/5

Q4.Who was the greatest threat to Brycheiniog in the ninth century?

4/5

Q5.Who destroyed the crannog?

5/5

Lesson summary: The Kingdom of Brycheiniog

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