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France in the Middle Ages

What do you know about the French medieval history?
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Last updated: May 7, 2022
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1. What was the name of the first major dynasty of the Franks?
Clovinian
Merovingian
Capetian
Carolingian
2. Charlemagne is considered the founding father of France and what other European monarchy?
Spain
Belgium
Germany
England
3. Who was the first king of the Franks to unite all of the Frankish tribes under one ruler?
Carloman
Charlemagne
Hugh Capet
Clovis I
4. What Frankish king was crowned the first Holy Roman Emperor by the pope?
Charlemagne
Merovech
Louis I
Clovis
5. Who was the first king of Carolingian dynasty?
Desiderius
Pepin III
Dagobert I
Louis the Pious
6. In which city Charlemagne established the capital of Frankish empire?
Strasbourg
Tournai
Bremen
Aachen
7. Which French Duke conquered England in the Battle of Hastings in 1066 and became the King of England?
William of Normandy
Alfred the Great
Charlemagne
Clovis
8. Which King of England claimed to be King of France and that caused the Hundred Years' War?
King Charles IV
King John II
King Edward III
King Philip VI
9. How long did the Hundred Years' War last?
116 years
99 years
100 years
86 years
10. Who did France fight in the Battle of Agincourt in 1413?
Germany
Denmark
Spain
England
11. What city was Joan of Arc defending when she was captured?
Nice
Compiegne
Orleans
Rouen
12. What did the English find Joan of Arc guilty of?
Spying
High treason
Dressing like a man
Murder
13. In what famous battle did Joan of Arc lead the French to victory?
Battle of Waterloo
Siege of Orleans
Battle of Agincourt
Battle of Ashdown
14. How was Joan of Arc killed in 1431 at age of 19?
Drown and quartered
Burned alive at the stake
Hung
Starved to death
15. What was the concluding battle of the Hundred Years' War?
Battle of Poitiers
Battle of Crécy
Battle of Castillon
The Siege of Orleans
16. Which House succeeded the House of Capet to the French throne, and were the royal house of France from 1328 to 1589?
House of Bourbon
House of Bonaparte
House of Orleans
House of Valois
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