The British Empire through time

1

During the reign of Henry II, England was part of...

2

Which of the following was NOT part of the Angevin Empire?

3

When did Normans invade Ireland?

4

By 1500, how much of Ireland remained in the hands of the English king?

5

During which war did English kings conquer large areas of France?

6

Who discovered new lands in Canada in 1497?

7

Where did English settlers set up plantations in the 1620s?

8

In the 1700s, against which country did Britain fight a number of wars?

9

The loss of which colonies meant that the 'first British Empire' came to an end?

10

Which country's colonies were given to Britain by the Treaty of Versailles in 1919.