Eleanor of Aquitaine

Eleanor of Aquitaine

A quick recap of Eleanor of Aquitaine. How well did you listen and how much do you know?

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Who was Eleanor's father?

Who was Eleanor's father?
William X Duke of Aquitaine
William XI Duke of Aquitaine
William X King of Aquitiaine
William XI King of Aqutiaine

How old was Eleanor when she married Louis?

How old was Eleanor when she married Louis?
12
13
15
18

In what year did she become Queen?

In what year did she become Queen?
1127
1129
1137
1139

Why did Louis and Eleanor divorce?

Why did Louis and Eleanor divorce?
They never liked eachother
Their marriage was already on the rocks, it was only a matter of time
She cheated on him
She couldn't conceive a son

What did Louis give Eleanor once they divorced?

What did Louis give Eleanor once they divorced?
Her land in Aquitaine
Half of everything he owned
Money
Nothing

How long was it until she remarried?

How long was it until she remarried?
One month
Two months
One year
Two years

How children did Eleanor and Henry?

How children did Eleanor and Henry?
3
5
8
10

Why was she imprisoned?

Why was she imprisoned?
She tried to kill him
She was plotting against her husband with their sons
Henry didn't like her
She had been accused of adultery

Who released her and why?

Who released her and why?
Richard because his dad died
Richard because he felt sorry for her
John, because he wanted her to live with him
She was never released

Why did she become a nun?

Why did she become a nun?
She knew she was dying and had to leave
She was forced to leave
She thought she could get the church to support her becoming Queen
She didn't want to be royal anymore