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2. Which candidate was the Earl of Wessex?

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

3. Why was the Battle of Hastings fought?

  • The Saxons invaded Normandy first
  • Edward didn't leave a clear heir
  • Edgar Atheling started it
  • William wanted to kill Harald Hardraada

4. Which King died that started all this?

  • Edgar Atheling
  • Harald Hardraada
  • Edward the Confessor
  • William of Normandy

5. Who had sworn on the bones of a saint to help William become King?

  • William of Normandy
  • Harald Hardraada
  • Harold Godwinson
  • Edgar Atheling

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