Elizabethan cruel sports

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What type of sport was popular during Elizabethan times?
Cruel Sports
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Name two types of cruel Sports?
Cockerel Fighting and Bull-Baiting
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What city were Cruel Sports held in?
London
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What did the animals do to entertain the crowd?
Fight each other
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How do we know these Cruel Sports were popular?
The purpose built buildings were full of people watching the sport
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What was Cockerel Fighting?
Two birds fighting each other on a table.
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What was Bull Baiting?
Bull chained to a post fighting dogs.
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Were did the Cruel Sports take place?
Purpose built buildings
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What else could the audience do while watching the sport?
Bet on the outcome
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Card 2

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Name two types of cruel Sports?

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Cockerel Fighting and Bull-Baiting

Card 3

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What city were Cruel Sports held in?

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Card 4

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What did the animals do to entertain the crowd?

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Card 5

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How do we know these Cruel Sports were popular?

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