WHAT IS THE MOST EFFECTIVE METHOD OF
      ATTACKING STONE CASTLES?

1. A Scaling Ladder

2. A Scaling tower

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Attacking A Castle Activity

  1. 1. WHAT IS THE MOST EFFECTIVE METHOD OF ATTACKING STONE CASTLES? 1. A Scaling Ladder 2. A Scaling tower 3. A Scaling tower with a battering ram attached 4. A Longbow 5. A Catapult For each of the above medieval weapons or siege machines you should answer these questions. How do you use it to attack castles? Name at least 2 disadvantages of using this method What score would you give it out of 10? Additional Questions: 1. One of the above weapons has been named the most “Decisive method of the medieval age”. This means that it helped make attacking castles easier for the whole of the army. Can you guess which one it is? 2. Now choose the weapon you would have picked to attack a stone castle. Explain why you gave it the highest score and illustrate it into your books labelling it as “My Winning Attack Method” By Miss Redmond www.SchoolHistory.co.uk

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