Other questions in this quiz

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

  • Infantry
  • Cavalry
  • Housecarls
  • Archers

3. What was effective to 50 feet against chain mail?

  • Norman bows and arrows
  • Throwing the fyrd's haymaking forks
  • The housecarl's battle axes
  • Infantry swords

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

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

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

  • Archers
  • Fyrd
  • Cavalry
  • Thegns


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