Beat the teacher quiz: could you pass a Scottish history exam?

Fraser McGarry is a supply teacher in Scotland

So you consider yourself a history whiz... but could you pass a Scottish Higher History exam? Try your hand at these questions, set by history teacher Fraser McGarry.

This quiz was inspired by courses aimed at secondary school pupils in Scotland (S3-S5), aged 14-16.

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