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When was the first Boer war?

1880-81

When was the discovery of gold in Transvaal?

1886

When was the Jameson Raid?

1895

When was the Bloemfontein conference?

May 1899

when was the start of the Second Boer War

October 1899

when was Black Week?

December 1899

Who was the Commander in chief in 1899?

General Buller

Who was the Commander in chief in 1900?

Lord Roberts

Who was the Commander in chief in 1900-2?

Lord Kitchener

when was the battle of Spion Kopp?

January 1900

When was the Relief of Kimberly?

February 1900

When was the Relief of Ladysmith?

February 1900

When was the Relief of Mafeking?

May 1900

when did Roberts return to Britain?

November 1900

When was the concentration camp scandal?

1901

When was the Treaty of Vereeniging

1902

When was the creation of the union of South Africa?

1910

What were British immigrants in South Africa called?

uitlanders

After president Kruger's decree how many years did a Uitlander have to have lived for in South Africa?

14

How large was the British army in 1899?

135,000

How many men did the Boer's have?

60,000

What was the total population of the Boer's?

300,000

what was a Boer military unit called?

commandos

How many parts did Buller divide the army in to?

3

How many men did lord Methuen have under his control?

20,000

How many casualties were sustained overall during Black Week?

3000

How many people did Lord Roberts control?

40,000

How many guns did Lord Roberts field force have?

108

How many casualties did Britain sustain in Spion Kopp?

1350

How many casualties did the Boer's sustain in Spion Kopp?

300

At the relief of Kimberly, how many Boer men surrendered?

4000

At the relief of Mafeking, what fraction of the total Boer force did Roberts tie down?

1/5

How many Boer's were there by September 1900?

20,000

How many British forces were there by September 1900?

250,000

What tactics did the Boer's use?

Guerilla

How many blockhouses did Kitchener create?

8000

What tactics did Kitchener use?

'Scorched Earth'

How many concentration camps were there?

40

How many children and women died in the camps?

20,000

How many black inmates died in the camps?

12,000

what newspaper did Emily Hobbhouse write for?

Manchester Guardian

When was Hobbhouse's description in the concentration camps?

June 1901

When was the Fawcett commission?

August - December 1901

By early 1902 what did the death rate for white inmates drop to?

2%

When did Kitchener informally meet Botha?

February 1901

By 1902 how many black people served in the British army?

30,000

How many British soldiers died from their wounds?

14,208

How many British soldiers in total died?

22,000

How much money were the Boer's given fro reconstruction purposes?

£3 million

How many British soldiers were wounded?

100,000

How many Boer soldiers died?

7000

How many Boer civilians died?

20,000

How much did the war cost the British Taxpayer?

£217 million

When was the Daily Mail created?

1896

When was the Khaki election?

1900

When did Balfour replace Sailsbury as P.M?

1902

When did Chamberlain launch his tarriff reform campaign?

1903

When was the Anglo-French entente?

1904

When did the Liberals win the general election?

1906

When was the territorial army created?

1907

When was the boy scout movement?

1908

What percentage of males had the vote in 1899?

60%

Hoe many people were in Birmingham in the anti-war rally?

7000

What did the khaki election lead to?

Unionist government

IN 1900, a tenth of the population owned what percentage of the Nations wealth?

92%

when was the Education Act?

1907

How many schools did the Education Act produce?

1000

When were Lloyd George's old age pensions introduced?

1908

When was the National insurance act introduced?

1911

When was the Eugenics Education society founded?

1907

1/6 of the population was supposed to reproduce what percentage of the next generation?

50%

How many members of the Eugenics Education society were there by 1914?

1000

By 1914 how many boys were involved in the scout movement?

150,000

How much was the peak of military expenditure in 1902?

£92.3 million

When was the Esher committee reported?

1904

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