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2. Which soldiers had chain mail armour and a battle axe?

  • Saxon housecarls
  • Saxon fyrd
  • Norman cavalry
  • Norman footsoldiers

3. Which soldiers did Harold send home to get the harvest in?

  • Archers
  • Fyrd
  • Cavalry
  • Thegns

4. Which part of William's army had been promised land when he won?

  • Infantry
  • Archers
  • Cavalry
  • Housecarls

5. Which candidate was the Earl of Wessex?

  • Harold Godwinson
  • Harald Hardraada
  • Duke William
  • Edgar Atheling

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