A History of Britain

By Fiona Beddall

Britain is a small nation however it has a protracted historical past. observe how wars, revolutions and faith have replaced its heritage. examine the several international locations of the uk and the good women and men who've formed the British state.

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F) used to be happy with her identify – ‘Empress of India’. (g) killed the longer term emperor of Austria? (h) invaded Poland in 1939? (i) was once the top of British executive within the moment international warfare? (j) is the top of the Commonwealth this day? 2 have been those international locations governed by means of Britain? solution certain or no. Don’t examine the ebook! (a) the United States (b) Canada (c) Japan (d) India (e) Egypt (f) Spain (g) Prussia (h) Poland (i) Australia (j) South Africa (k) China (l) Pakistan actions AFTER interpreting THE e-book 1 decide on a number of of those phrases for every personality. queen  childless  dangerous  clever good-looking  Catholic  Protestant  well known French  strong  killed (a) Boudica (b) William the Conqueror (c) Henry VIII (d) Mary I (e) Elizabeth I (f) Charles I (g) Napoleon (h) Horatio Nelson (i) Queen Victoria 2 pick out one of many dates lower than from British background. you're a negative individual at the moment. what's your reasonable? What do you consume? the place do you reside? what's your task? Write up to you could. 55bc  1066  1215  1649  1776  1914  1945 released and allotted by way of Pearson Longman Factsheet written by way of Clare grey Factsheet sequence constructed through Louise James point three – Pre-Intermediate A heritage of england Photocopiable Student’s actions Penguin Readers solution Key solutions to ebook actions   four (a) 6–(b) 3–(c) 1–(d) 4–(e) 2–(f) five   five King Harold misplaced keep watch over of britain to William the Conqueror. This made a giant distinction to British historical past. Boudica fought the Romans. She didn’t make a tremendous distinction. England endured to be a part of the Roman Empire while she used to be defeated. Alfred the good defeated the Vikings. He didn’t make an important distinction simply because they got here again after Alfred’s dying. William the Conqueror defeated Harold and took regulate of britain. He made a giant distinction. Even the English language replaced much after the Norman conquest. Open solutions   6   7 (a) England, Scotland, Wales and Northern eire (b) London, Edinburgh, Cardiff and Belfast (a) W  (b) R  (c) R (d) W  (e) R  (f) W   eight 9–11 Open solutions (a) P  (b) P  (c) C (d) P  (e) C  (f) C 12 thirteen (a) Henry VIII desired to finish his marriage to her. He made England Protestant as the Pope didn’t comply with this. (b) Henry VIII was once in love together with her. He sought after an finish to his marriage with Katharine of Aragon so he may possibly marry her. He additionally sought after a son. (c) He requested the Pope to finish Henry’s marriage to Katharine. (d) He despatched ships and squaddies to England simply because he desired to make it a Catholic nation. 14 Open solutions 15 (a) certain (b) Parliament sixteen (a) John agreed to an inventory of ideas for sturdy executive. (b) Ordinary businessmen have been in the 1st parliament. (c) Charles i used to be killed as a result of his disagreements with Parliament. (d) Oliver Cromwell governed Britain as Lord Protector. (e) William and Mary have been requested by means of Parliament to rule Britain. (f) George I gave the keep watch over of Britain to Parliament. 17–18 Open solutions (a) W  (b) W  (c) R  (d) R 19 20 (a) US (b) Australia (c) Trafalgar (d) Napoleon (e) Churchill (f) Hong Kong © Pearson schooling restricted 2006 (a) enemies (b) enemies (c) associates (d) enemy (e) good friend (f) enemies (g) friends (h) pals 25–32 Open solutions solutions to Factsheet actions Communicative actions Open solutions actions prior to analyzing THE e-book 1 (a) 4.

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