1. Home
  2. /
  3. Free Questions
  4. /
  5. UK History Questions and...
are you ready for some free trivia?

Let’s see if you can answer

UK History Questions and Answers

UK HISTORY QUIZ

Results

#1. Before decimalisation, how many pennies were in a pound?

#2. How is Queen Elizabeth II related to Queen Victoria?

#3. How many children did Queen Victoria have?

#4. How many King Stephens have ruled England?

#5. How many of Henry VIIIs children succeeded him to the throne?

#6. In 1982 the nuclear-powered submarine HMS Conqueror sunk the Argentine ship? [B——-]

#7. During the Battle of Taranto British carrier-based planes destroyed the fleet of which country?

#8. 800 ex-servicemen were formed into a new force of special constables and sent to Ireland in 1920 to quell the troubles. What was their nickname? [The —– and T—]

#9. Aboard which ship did Captain Scott sail to the Antarctic in 1901? [The D——–]

#10. According to Arthurian legend, which wizard counselled and assisted Arthur?

#11. Against which country did England fight the 100 years war?

#12. Against which of England?s monarchs was The Babington Plot organised?

#13. At which London underground station was the fire of November 18th, 1987 which resulted in 31 deaths? [—– —–]

#14. At which Scottish Castle is there a giant cannon on display called Mons Meg?

#15. Balmoral Castle was built for which monarch? [Queen ——–]

#16. Boadicea is the ancient warrior-queen of which British tribe? [I—-]

#17. Born at Greenwich in 1491, who was the second son of Henry VII?

#18. By what name was the English nobleman and rebel Sir Henry Percy known? [—-pur]

#19. During the Great Plague, what was painted on the front doors of plague-ridden houses? [a — c—-]

#20. During which battle did the Charge of the Light Brigade take place? [B——–]

#21. Edward II was the first monarch to have previously held which title? [—— of —–]

#22. Elanor of Aquitaine was the wife of which English King? [—– –]

#23. Founded in 1832, what is England’s third oldest university? [——]

#24. In 1653 who assumed the title Lord Protector of England Scotland and Ireland?

#25. King James II has overthrown in the [G——-] Revolution of 1688.

finish
Twitter
Telegram
WhatsApp

Latest Trivia Packs

More free questions!

The Redstone might be found in Minecraft

but it is definitely not a dolphin!

To learn more about our  amazing world and our secret ways of enhancing your Quiz Mastery – why not sign up for our newsletter below or get in touch to let us know what you’re looking for.

You got it!

That’s right. We do all of the above with care and precision. We love trivia (can you tell?) and we want to give you that passion for trivial knowledge too so you can share all the craziness that this wonderful universe has to offer in your own little crazy way, in your own little crazy place!

Need to know more?

sign up for our newsletter

Get to know our secrets on running a better trivia night! Sign up below.