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___ I of England - King who invaded and then conquered Scotland in 1296, starting the Wars of Independence.Edward
94.4%
__ Gibson - Actor and Director who made the oscar winning film 'Braveheart' about these wars.Mel
91.1%
___ Isabella - Wife of Edward II forced to flee from England in 1322 due to being cut off by the Scottish Invasion.Queen
89.8%
___ the Bruce - Scottish leader who was crowned King in 1306 and signed the 1328 peace treaty that ended the first war.Robert
89.5%
William _____ - Scottish leader executed in 1305.Wallace
88.4%
__ of Man - Crown dependency captured by the Scottish from the English in 1313.Isle
87.2%
__ John XXII - Powerful clergyman to whom the Scottish nobles addressed the Declaration of Arbroath, which asked for his recognition of their independence.Pope
86.2%
____ of Berwick - 1357 agreement that ended the Second War of Independence.Treaty
82.6%
__ Balliol - King of Scotland between the years of 1292 and 1296 who only ruled as a puppet of the English King.John
78.5%
Battle of ________ - 1314 Landmark Scottish Victory.Bannockburn
72.6%
__ - Northern City which became the center of Royal administration during the years in which the King was campaigning in Scotland.York
72.3%
__ - What Thomas of Brotherton was to Edward III, who he helped place on the throne by overthrowing Edward II.Uncle
71.1%
Scottish _____ - Ultimate result of the Wars of Independence.Victory
69.4%
Clue Answer % Correct
English _____ - Key Weapon used by the English and Welsh during these wars.Longbow
64.7%
Battle of ____ Bridge - Scottish victory of 1297.Stirling
64.5%
___ Alliance - Term for the Relationship between Scotland and France when England aimed to conquer both realms.Auld
63.2%
____ of Scotland - Country that won its independence in these warsKingdom
62.9%
Alfonso _ of Castile - Spaniard whom James Douglas fought alongside attacking Andalusian Muslims so he could carry the heart of his King on Crusade.XI
61.3%
Battle of ____ - 1298 English Victory.Falkirk
57.1%
Battle of __ Byland - Scottish Victory during the Great Raid which saw Scottish troops defeat English troops deep into Yorkshire.Old
38%
_____ or Shetland Islands - Subarctic archipelago controlled by Magnús Jónsson, a signatory to the Declaration of Arbroath, which declared Scottish independence.Zetland
28.9%
_____ of Scotland - Title for the Regents who ruled the Scottish rebels during the time of English Rule.Guardian
26.6%
______ - Northeast Port City repeatedly sacked by the Scots during their raids into England.Hartlepool
18.8%
________ Castle - Building in Ulster where Edward Bruce declared himself King of Ireland in 1315.Carrickfergus
12.5%
Treaty of Edinburgh–_____ - 1328 agreement that ended the First War of Independence.Northampton
11.6%
The ______ - Term for the Exiled Scottish nobles whose 1332 English backed invasion of Scotland started the Second War.Disinherited
8.2%
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