Eleanor of Aquitaine Quiz

Eleanor of Aquitaine

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Eleanor of Aquitaine, also called Eleanor of Guyenne, queen consort of both Louis VII of France (1137–52) and Henry II of England (1152–1204) and mother of Richard I (the Lion-Heart) and John of England. She was perhaps the most powerful woman in 12th-century Europe. – Encyclopaedia Britannica

Eleanor of Aquitaine Quiz Questions

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1. Who was Eleanor of Aquitaine’s father?
a) William X
b) Louis I
c) Charles Martel
d) Pippin II

2. Who was Eleanor of Aquitaine’s mother?
a) Agnes of Poitou
b) Aenor de Chatellerault
c) Gisela of Swabia
d) Adelaide of Etienne

3. When did Eleanor of Aquitaine marry Louis VII?
a) 31 January 1144
b) 25 May 1142
c) 22 July 1137
d) 8 October 1135

4. During which crusade did Eleanor of Aquitaine accompany Louis VII to Jerusalem?
a) Eighth
b) Fifth
c) Third
d) Second

5. When was Eleanor of Aquitaine’s marriage to Louis VII annulled?
a) March 1152
b) June 1150
c) September 1164
d) December 1168

6. When did Eleanor of Aquitaine marry Henry II?
a) 24 February 1168
b) 18 May 1152
c) 23 August 1150
d) 30 November 1164

7. When did Henry the Young King revolt against Henry II?
a) 1182
b) 1189
c) 1173
d) 1184

8. Which daughter of Eleanor of Aquitaine became queen of Sicily?
a) Alix
b) Marie
c) Matilda
d) Joan

9. When did Eleanor of Aquitaine die?
a) 2 January 1209
b) 1 April 1204
c) 7 July 1203
d) 4 November 1205

10. Where did Eleanor of Aquitaine die?
a) Bordeaux
b) Landes
c) Poitiers
d) Fontevrault

Eleanor of Aquitaine Quiz Questions with Answers

1. Who was Eleanor of Aquitaine’s father?
a) William X

2. Who was Eleanor of Aquitaine’s mother?
b) Aenor de Chatellerault

3. When did Eleanor of Aquitaine marry Louis VII?
c) 22 July 1137

4. During which crusade did Eleanor of Aquitaine accompany Louis VII to Jerusalem?
d) Second

5. When was Eleanor of Aquitaine’s marriage to Louis VII annulled?
a) March 1152

6. When did Eleanor of Aquitaine marry Henry II?
b) 18 May 1152

7. When did Henry the Young King revolt against Henry II?
c) 1173

8. Which daughter of Eleanor of Aquitaine became queen of Sicily?
d) Joan

9. When did Eleanor of Aquitaine die?
b) 1 April 1204

10. Where did Eleanor of Aquitaine die?
d) Fontevrault

Originally posted 2015-07-15 17:13:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Updated: May 20, 2016 — 8:17 pm

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