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Knights Templar

What do you know about medieval knights who fought in the crusades?
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Last updated: October 7, 2021
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1. When were the Knight Templars established?
1400s
1200s
1100s
1300s
2. Where were the Knight Templars headquarters?
Paris
Rome
Jerusalem
Marseilles
3. What was the original purpose of the Knights Templar?
Mercenaries
Protection of trade routes and pilgrims
Protection of the Pope
Private army of the King of France
4. Who created a military order the Knights Templar?
Guillaume de Chartres
Gerard de Ridefort
Hugues de Payens
Bernard of Clairvaux
5. How many relatives and acquaintances founded the Knights Templar order?
25
15
12
9
6. Which temple is referred to in the full name of the Knights Templar?
Solomon's Temple
Herod's Temple
Temple Church
Zerubbabel's Temple
7. Which symbol was typically used as a seal by Knights Templar grand masters?
Maltese cross
Square and compasses
The two riders
Jerusalem cross
8. What event marked the destruction of the last remaining Crusader refuge in the Holy Land?
Siege of Jerusalem
Siege of Antioch
Battle of Pelagonia
Fall of Acre
9. Who ordered the arrest and suppression of the Knights Templar in 1307?
Edward I of England
Albert I of Germany
Philip IV of France
Alfonso IV of Aragon
10. After the fall of Jerusalem in the late 13th century to which island did the Knights Templar withdraw?
Crete
Rhodes
Cyprus
Malta
11. How were the Knights Templar dressed?
Black mantles with white cross
White mantles with black cross
Black mantles with red cross
White mantles with red cross
12. Who was the 23rd and last grand master of the Knights Templar?
Guillaume de Beaujeu
Thomas Bérard
Thibaud Gaudin
Jacques de Molay
13. What are the Knights Templar allowed to do?
To get drunk
To gamble
To swear
To eat meals together
14. By the early 1500s the Templars had joined the Knights Hospitallers. What was their name after 1530?
Teutonic Knights
Order of Saint Lazarus
Knights of Sicily
Knights of Malta
15. Which Grand Master of the Knights Templar was beheaded by Saladin in 1189 at the Siege of Acre?
Godfrey de Saint-Omer
Gérard de Ridefort
Guillaume de Nogaret
Landry de Lauzon
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