History - Black Death - Set 1

HideShow resource information

1. Flagellants...

  • Were people who whipped themselves, asking for God's forgiveness, to make the plague go away.
  • Were people who carried flags around on pilgrimages, asking for God's forgiveness, to make the plague go away.
  • Were people who lead holy ceremonies, asking for God's forgiveness, to make the plague go away.
  • Did not exist at that time.
1 of 6

Other questions in this quiz

2. The swellings burst with foul-smelling black liquid. These swellings were actually called...

  • Septicemics
  • Bubonics
  • Buboes
  • Pneumoes

3. The Black Death was mainly...

  • Pneumonic plague and septicemic plague.
  • Bubonic plague, pneumonic plague and septicemic plague.
  • Bubonic plague and septicemic plague.
  • Black plague, rat plague and infectious plague.

4. How much of Europe's population were killed?

  • A quater
  • A third
  • A half
  • A fifth

5. How much of Britain's population was killed?

  • A half
  • A fifth
  • A third
  • A quater

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all History - Black Death - Set 1 resources »