Waterloo and the Napoleonic Wars

In this lesson, we will start investigating British reactions to the French Revolution. In particular we will explore why Britain fought a long war against France and how Britain eventually defeated the French military genius: Napoleon Bonaparte.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.The colony of St Domingue was 'owned' by which country?

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Q2.Which of the following started the earliest?

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Q3.Which group did the British government support during St Domingue's revolution?

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Q4.Who was Toussaint L'Ouverture?

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Q5.Which of the following was a slogan used by the French Revolutionaries?

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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!

Q1.The colony of St Domingue was 'owned' by which country?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following started the earliest?

2/5

Q3.Which group did the British government support during St Domingue's revolution?

3/5

Q4.Who was Toussaint L'Ouverture?

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Q5.Which of the following was a slogan used by the French Revolutionaries?

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End of lesson quiz

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Q1.What was the name of the talented soldier who went on to become the ruler of France and France's Empire?

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Q2.Which of these events happened last?

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Q3.Which of the following key words means "a type of self-confidence shared by a group of people."

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Q4.How could it be argued that Napoleon took the French Revolution further?

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Q5.How could it be argued that Napoleon ended the French Revolution?

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End of lesson quiz

See if you can answer these questions based on what you have learnt today.

Q1.What was the name of the talented soldier who went on to become the ruler of France and France's Empire?

1/5

Q2.Which of these events happened last?

2/5

Q3.Which of the following key words means "a type of self-confidence shared by a group of people."

3/5

Q4.How could it be argued that Napoleon took the French Revolution further?

4/5

Q5.How could it be argued that Napoleon ended the French Revolution?

5/5

Lesson summary: Waterloo and the Napoleonic Wars

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