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When is Bonfire Night held?
November 5th
the 17th Century

Who is the main character of this story?
Thomas Wintour
Robert Catesby
Guy Fawkes

Who was Robert Catesby?
A Catholic soldier.
The leader of a Catholic group.
A Spanish Catholic.

How many barrels of gunpowder were placed under the House of Parliament?

What did the 13 plotters in this story plan to do?
Blow up the House of Parliament.
Make a Catholic the King of England.
Both of these.

When was the dastardly deed planned for?
November 5th 1605.
The opening day of Parliament.
The closing day of Parliament.

Which of these do you think has the same meaning as 'anonymous letter'?
unsigned letter
warning letter
threatening letter

Who sent the anonymous letter?
Thomas Wintour
Robert Catesby
not known

How did Guy Fawkes die?
He was burned.
He was hanged.
He broke his neck.

Why is Guy Fawkes Night (Bonfire Night) celebrated in England?
Fireworks were used at an event for the first time.
The Gunpowder Plot failed and King James was not killed.
Fawkes was the last man to enter Parliament with honest intentions.