Monday, July 23, 2007

Today's Military History Trivia

Answers in Commenst section

Question #1

Shakespeare's play Richard III dramatizes the dynastic intrigues of the English monarchy during what war?


Seven Years' War
Hundred Years War
Norman Conquest
War of the Roses
Glorious Revolution

Question #2

From what Shakespeare play does the line, "Cry havoc, and let slip the dogs of war" come from?


Julius Caesar
Hamlet
Richard III
Macbeth
King Lear

Question #3

The play Henry V culminates with the English victory over the French at what battle of the Hundred Years' War?

Crécy
Poitiers
Orleans
Sluys
Agincourt

5 Comments:

At 8:29 AM, Blogger Joe Gringo said...

#1. War of the Roses

#2. Julius Caesar

#3. Agincourt

 
At 2:45 PM, Blogger Jungle Mom said...

I like these. I am not very good at them but they are fun! LOL!

 
At 7:59 AM, Blogger Obob said...

yup, love "the cry havoc" quote. The Bard is and always will be relevant

 
At 1:58 PM, Blogger The Merry Widow said...

He was an excellent psychologist before Freud was a twinkle!

tmw

 
At 2:18 PM, Blogger Joe Gringo said...

thanks all!

 

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