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Weapons and Punishment . By Austin R. Who protected the King?. The knights did. The kings made the knights swear loyalty to them in exchange for land, money, and rank, but some leaders of a group swore and made the rest of the pack do it to. There were also archers.

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Weapons and punishment

Weapons and Punishment

By Austin R.


Who protected the king

Who protected the King?

  • The knights did. The kings made the knights swear loyalty to them in exchange for land, money, and rank, but some leaders of a group swore and made the rest of the pack do it to.

  • There were also archers


What types of armor do knights wear

What types of armor do knights wear?

  • Knights wear a vambrance, a helmet, breastplate, gauntlets ,cuisse, greaves, and a sword could also be used as defense.


What are knights weapons

What are knights weapons?

  • Knights had lances, swords, battle axes, war hammers, daggers, flail, buckler, and a shield


The people of the renaissance were grotesque

The people of the renaissance were grotesque

  • Forms of torture were thumbscrews (they are little nails that they would jab into criminals).

  • Pillory (which was a stoning but instead of stones it was rotten vegetables).

  • Being burned at the stakes


Other punishment

Other Punishment

  • Branding and other ways of being burned

  • Quartering by the wheel (it was when someone was tied to the spokes of a wheel when it turned the criminal would be beat ,whipped etc. )

  • being hanged

  • Ripping out teeth

  • Beating

  • Blinding

  • Boiling


What were other weapons

What were other weapons?

  • There was also the crossbow

  • a match look gun was invented in the late 1400s


Common soldiers

Common Soldiers

  • In the late 1400 the common man was trained for battle

  • With the invention of the gun instead of paying knights they used peasants instead


Knights v s peasants the surprise ending

Knights V.S Peasants the surprise ending

  • With the invention of guns peasants were trained

  • The guns could blast through the knights armor

  • In the end peasants win with the gun


Crossbows and the pope

Crossbows and the Pope

  • With the invention of crossbows they became popular

  • The Pope thought they were unsporting and banned them

  • But that did not stop the crossbows popularity


The end

The End

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