History quiz – Vodka, invasions and tally sticks

Question 1 of 7

What role did ‘tally sticks’ play in the history of the Palace of Westminster?

They recorded the gambling debts of members of the Lords until 1901

They were used as wainscoting in the office of the chancellor of the exchequer

They caused the fire which destroyed it in 1834

They were used to record voting numbers in the Commons until 1951

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