Quiz - Pre-History

What was the wall that surrounded a hill fort called?

Palisade
Barricade
Allotment
Battlement

Why were defensive works built around settlements?

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

Who were masters of crafting metal?

The Beaker people
The Celts
Stone masons
Druids

When did people start to move into Britain?

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

Who were the religious leaders of the Celts?

Druids
Warriors
Nobility
Preists

What is a Henge?

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

Where were the Celts thought to originate from?

Italy
North African Coast
Ireland
European Alps

Approximately when did the Celts arrive in Britain?

500BC
During the Bronze Age
750BC
After the Romans

What was the main effect of the introduction of coins?

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

What metal started to become important around 750 BC?

Iron
Silver
Copper
Tin
Gold
Bronze