Quiz - Pre-History

Where were the Celts thought to originate from?

European Alps
Italy
Ireland
North African Coast

Approximately when did the Celts arrive in Britain?

750BC
After the Romans
500BC
During the Bronze Age

Why were defensive works built around settlements?

Because competition for resources increased
To make an impression
To keep the locals in check

When did people start to move into Britain?

When they were hungrey
After the last Ice Age
During the Summer months
After the Solstice

What metal started to become important around 750 BC?

Tin
Gold
Iron
Silver
Bronze
Copper

What is a Henge?

A circular patch surrounded by a ditch and embankment
A Cerimonial procession
A special type of leader
A type of animal

What was the main effect of the introduction of coins?

Trade increased dramatically
The King became more important
More wars were started to steal the money
Metal was more important

What was the wall that surrounded a hill fort called?

Barricade
Allotment
Battlement
Palisade

Who were masters of crafting metal?

The Beaker people
Stone masons
Druids
The Celts

Who were the religious leaders of the Celts?

Druids
Nobility
Preists
Warriors