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1

Population of England before 1066

1.5million

2

How many towns before 1066 had more than 3000 people?

7

3

England’s name before 1066

Angleland

4

West and the south of England were...

Angles and Saxons

5

North and East of England were....

Viking’s

6

Who looked after different areas of the land?

Earls

7

What religion was England since 7th century?

Roman Catholic

8

Why was England wealth before 1066?

Had its own minting system

9

Who was the king?

Edward

10

What was the main job

Farming

11

What was different about these churches

Priests could marry and monks could do manual labour