What was the Danelaw?

In this lesson, we will learn about how the Anglo-Saxons and Vikings co-existed, how King Alfred defeated the Vikings and how England was divided.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Where was the first Viking raid?

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Q2.Vikings believed they would go to Valhalla after their death.

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Q3.What weapons did Vikings mainly use? (select two)

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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.Where was the first Viking raid?

1/3

Q2.Vikings believed they would go to Valhalla after their death.

2/3

Q3.What weapons did Vikings mainly use? (select two)

Select two (2) boxes

3/3

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What was the Danelaw?

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Q1.When had the Vikings conquered all the kingdoms except Wessex?

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Q2.Who won the Battle of Edington?

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Q3.In the treaty who had to be baptised?

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Q4.Which parts of England was the Danelaw in?

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Q5.How many main areas did the Vikings live in?

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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.

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What was the Danelaw?

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

Q1.When had the Vikings conquered all the kingdoms except Wessex?

1/5

Q2.Who won the Battle of Edington?

2/5

Q3.In the treaty who had to be baptised?

3/5

Q4.Which parts of England was the Danelaw in?

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Q5.How many main areas did the Vikings live in?

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Lesson summary: What was the Danelaw?

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