Beat the teacher quiz: could you pass a history exam in the Republic of Ireland?

So you consider yourself a history whiz... but could you pass a history exam in the Republic of Ireland? Try your hand at these questions set by John Heffernan, a history and ICT teacher.

This quiz is inspired by the syllabus for third year students (aged 14/15) who would be sitting their Junior Certificate exam.

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