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1

When was the reign of queen Victoria

1837-1901

2

Name a British empire propaganda magazine

Union Jack
Young England
Boys own paper

3

When was the potato famine

1845-46

4

How many Irish born people were there in Britain by 1861

600,000

5

How many people in Britain with Irish heritage in 2001

6,000,000

6

What percentage of the British army was Irish in 1800s

40%

7

When did king Edward 1 expel all Jews from England

1290

8

How many Jews in England in 1850

40,000

9

What were the Jews from Russia called that moved from 1870s-1880s

Progroms

10

When did progroms migrate to Britain

1870s-80s

11

From 1881-1914 how many Jews came to Britain

120,000

12

When was the transportation of British convicts to Australia

1700s and 1800s

13

Who set up the first penal colony in Australia

Captain Arthur Phillip

14

In may 1787 how many ships carried how many convicts from Portsmouth

11 ships
736 convicts

15

What was the identure system

Migrants agreed to work for 5 years in return for free transport abroad

16

How many people moved due to the identure system each decade from 1841-1910

150,000

17

How many Indians moved to Kenya and Uganda due to the identure system

30,000

18

How many people left Britain between 1815-1914

22,000,000

19

What was Britain’s population in 1807

10 million

20

What was Britain’s population in 1901

37 million

21

When did Ghandi live

2nd October 1869 - 30th January 1948

22

How long was the salt match

241 miles

23

Who was Kwame Nkrumah

Ghanaian president who fought for Ghana’s independence

24

When did Ghana gain independence

1957

25

Who was Jomo Kenyatta

Prime minister of Kenya 1963-64
President 1964-1978

26

How many people migrated for the Caribbean islands from 1948-70

500,000

27

How many Cypriots escaped the conflict between turkey and Greece in the 1970s

70,000

28

How many people moved from Hong Kong after it was given back to the chimes in 1997

400,000

29

How many passengers were there on the wind rush

492 and 1 stowaway

30

When did Claudia jones live (Trinidad journalist)

21st February 1915 - 24th December 1964

31

How long was the Falklands war

74 days

32

When did the falklands was begin

2nd April 1982

33

How many people died during the falklands war

649 Argentinians military
225 British military
3 Falkland islanders

34

When did Britain join the eu

1973

35

What does ECSC stand for

European coal and steel community

36

How many British people voted to join the EEC in the referendum

67%

37

How many members did the eu have in 2013

28

38

When was the brexit vote

23rd June 2016