Tuesday, November 27, 2012

The Anglo-Irish Treaty 1921 Part Six (5.20 minutes)

1) What was the next step for the Treaty after the cabinet discussions?

2) What did Collins plan to do if the Treaty was rejected?

3) When was the Treaty ratified?

4) What was the result of the vote?

The Anglo-Irish Treaty 1921 Part Five (7.50 minutes)

1) What bluff did the British pull?

2) What was the difference in the reaction of the Irish in London and those in Ireland?

3) Describe the reactions of Dev, Brugha and Stack.

4) What did Dev say Griffith had promised to do?

5) What reason did Collins give for signing the Treaty?

6) Name the man who decided the outcome of the cabinet.

The Anglo-Irish Treaty Part Four
(10 minutes)

1) What was Dev's reaction on hearing the Treaty was signed?

2) Describe his reaction when he read the Treaty? And what did he do then?

3) What did Lloyd George do straight after the Treaty was signed?

The Anglo-Irish Treaty 1921 Part Three
(10 minutes)
1) Describe how Collins was feeling.

2) Who signed after Collins?

3) How did Collins justify his decision to sign?

4) Why was Barton's signature essential?

5) What did Barton and the others not even remember or consider in their instructions as Plenipotentiaries?

6) What eventually motivated the remaining Plenipotentiaries to sign?

7) What was Dev's initial reaction?

8) How did the people in Dublin react with the announcement that the Treaty was signed?

The Anglo-Irish Treaty Part 2 (9.50 minutes)

1) Which  Plenipotentiary agreed to the Boundary Commission?

2) What was written in the two letters held by Lloyd George?

3) How did Duffy describe what would happen?

4) What motivated Griffith to sign the Treaty?

There are six parts to viewing this documentary on The Treaty.It focuses on the three days before the signing, on 6th December 1921, and a quick overview of what happened after.This covers stage 3 enquiry; What were the circumstances that led to the signing of the Treaty?
The Anglo-Irish Treaty 1921 Part One (10 minutes)
 Answer the following questions:

1)Name the Plenipotentiaries.

2)What and when did the Truce end?

3)Name the British Prime Minister at this time.

4)What reasons did Dev give for not going?

5)Who or what did the Plenipotentiaries represent?

6)What could they hope for?

7)What was the big problem in the way of full unity?

8)What was Lloyd George's stance on Northern Ireland?