ALL SORTS 2

CASTLES & KNIGHTS

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1.   A gauntlet in a suit of armour was a type of  (c) glove

2.   What was a moat?  (c) a trench round a castle, filled with water.

3.   What did a knight do with his visor? (b) wear it on his head.

4.   What was a battlement?  (c) a protective wall with openings, around the top of a castle.

5.   A scabbard was used by a knight to carry his (b) sword.

6.   A rampart was  (b) a wall or bank built around a protected area.

7.   Mail was something a knight (a) wore to protect himself, sometimes called chain-mail

8.   If you study heraldry, you are interested in (c) coats of arms

9.   In a castle, what was a loophole? (c) a small gap or window in a wall.

10. What was a quiver? (a) a sheath for carrying arrows.

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