Events of the First Civil War 1642-6

A quiz on the First English Civil War, which took place from 1642 to 1646. Test your knowledge!

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1. What was the outcome of the Battle of Edgehill?

  • A treaty was made between both sides
  • A clear parliamentary victory
  • It was a draw / Inconclusive
  • A decisive victory for Charles' army
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2. The Royalist army was crushed by the New Model Army at the Battle of Naseby. When did it take place?

  • June 1645
  • July 1645
  • June 1644
  • February 1666

3. Charles's northern army was destroyed on 2 July 1644. Which battle was this?

  • Battle of Seacroft Moor
  • Marston Moor
  • Battle of Naseby
  • Second Battle of Newbury

4. In which month did the First Civil War start?

  • October
  • July
  • August
  • September

5. In which year did the Cavaliers sign a ceasefire with the Irish?

  • 1644
  • 1643
  • 1642
  • 1645

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