How Much Do You Really Know About The British Empire?

Everyone's heard of the British Empire, but do you actually know anything about it?

Created By Lp1987
On Jul 1, 2016
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The British Empire began with maritime explorations in which century?

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After which war did most of Britain's territories become independent?

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Which of these was once part of the empire?

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The loss of which colonies meant that the 'first British Empire' came to an end?

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The Empire is now gone, but remnants of it still exist. Which of these is NOT a British Dependent Territory?

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What was Ghandi'€™s tactic to prevent bloodshed following the British withdrawal from the Indian subcontinent?

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What was the South Sea Bubble, which rocked the Empire in the early 18th century?

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Which island became Britain's first slave colony in the Caribbean?

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Which country's colonies were given to Britain by the Treaty of Versailles in 1919.

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Complete this sentence: "The ___ never ___ on the British Empire".

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What is the name of the first colony in North America?

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This island was England's first overseas colony.

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Which year was slavery outlawed in all British colonies?

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