GCSE History: British Depth Study

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Can you name the British Depth Study Facts??

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Some women gained the vote in local elections in Britain in which year?
Universal suffrage for women was introduced in which year?
Health and Unemployment Insurance came under which act in 1911?
New Zealand, Australia and one other country already had women's suffrage before Britain. What is this country?
Which group of women used violent methods to get the vote?By using demonstrations, smashed windows, arson, etc.
When imprisoned what did suffragettes claim happened when they tried to go on hunger strike?
The government paid for these reforms by raising?
The rich objected because they thought the poor would become?
Under the Poor Laws someone who needed help had to go to a ...?
What halted the campaign for women's suffrage?
In 1913, which act allowed those on hunger strike to be released and then arrested once they had recovered?
Which act gave people, over the age of 70, five shillings a week?
In 8th August 1914, which act introduced gave government more power in people's lives?
The welfare reforms helped the young, unemployed and who else?
Which party was in power between 1906-1911 that introduced welfare reforms?
Which party was feared to gain a majority if only wealthy and educated women got the vote?
The vote is also known as a what?
In 1909 which budget was introduced but was rejected by the House of Lords?
The Poor Laws were reviewed in 1905 by ... Commision?
What percentage of British ships were destroyed by German U-boats in 1917?
Who was Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1908?
On 16th December, where were 119 killed by German warship shelling?
Which war in 1899 found out 40% of recruits were unfit due to the effects of poverty?
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'Conchies' are short for what?These people objected to fighting in the war.
Charles Booth London and one other person helped show that the Poor Laws were inadequate and that poverty was not the fault of the poor, who was the other person?Hint: Taste the rainbow!
Who lead the suffragists, otherwise known as the NUWSS?
In which year was the School Meals Act introduced?Local authorities provided free school meals to the poor
Medical Inspection for children happened how many times a year?
How many Labour Exchanges were there in 1914?A place for the unemployed to find work
In which year did the suffragettes demand the 'right to serve'?For example becoming bus drivers, police and railway staff, etc.
In which year did Lloyd-George take over from Asquith as Prime Minister?Hint : 7th December
Who lead the suffragettes?Along with her daughter Christabel
Which politician introduced unemployment insurance in 1911?Hint: Car Ads!
When there were not enough places in a workhouse the government handed out...?
What year was compulsory rationing introduced?Hint : 25th February
Which monarch opposed women's suffrage?
Which group of women used peaceful methods to get the vote?
British summer time, watering down of beer (so less people got drunk) and censorship all came under which act?
In which year was the the Children's Charter introduced?
In 1915 which month was the munitions crisis?Munitions crisis - shortage of shells and bullets for the war effort
When was the Old Age Pensions Act introduced?
What year was conscription introduced?
The reform act of 1867 and 1884 gave the vote to which class of people?
Emily Davison threw herself under who's horse in the Derby?8th June 1913
What was the name of the act that gave women the vote in 1918?

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