SC Medieval life

Created by MarkRJohnston Teacher

Toilet

The 'garderobe' was a medieval term for a _____

Chapel

In a castle, the lord and lady prayed in a private _____

Portcullis

Castle gate, with spikes and grating: _____

Gatehouse

Castle building protecting a gate

Dungeon

Underground prison cell in castle

Great

Main room in a castle: the _____ hall

Solar

Private quarters of the lord and lady were called a _____ (starts with s)

Garrison

Defenders of a castle were called the _____

Daub

Peasant houses were typically made of a mixture of mud, manure and sticks called 'wattle and _____'

Thatched

The huts of the poor in medieval villages had _____ roofs

Fire

A serious danger in medieval towns, given their style of lighting

Wear

Legally, the poor could not _____ purple silk

Stockings

Medieval men wore _____, which today are generally worn only by women

Perfume

Arabia was a source of _____, valued in an era where people washed less than today

Spices

Various _____ were used to disguise the taste of rotten meat

Bread

Trenchers were slices of _____

Entertainer

Was a troubadour a weapon, an entertainer, or a type of food?

Tavern

Which was a term for a medieval drinking place: pub, tavern, hotel, speakeasy?

Hunt

The rich used horses and dogs to _______

Falconry

The sport of hawking was also known as _____

hopscotch

Hide-and-seek and _____ were favourite medieval children's games still popular today

Jousts

Sporting contests between knights were known as _____. They often featured in tournaments.

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