Charter of the Forest and the Provisions of Oxford: Definition & Significance


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Which document from English history was a supplement to the Magna Carta and addressed royal forests?

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1. Which document from English history created councils to advise the king?

2. When were the Provisions of Oxford issued in England?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help gauge your understanding of the Charter of the Forest and the Provisions of Oxford. Topics you'll need to know include the document that supplemented the Magna Carta and the essential characteristics of the Provisions of Oxford.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • When the Provisions of Oxford were issued
  • Punishment abolished under the Charter of the Forest
  • England's king when the Provisions of Oxford were issued

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related Western civilization lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can review information regarding the Magna Carta and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify the document that created a council to advise the king

Additional Learning

To learn more about the first steps toward freedom in England, review the corresponding lesson titled Charter of the Forest and the Provisions of Oxford: Definition & Significance. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Describe the idea behind a monarch
  • Identify the purpose of the Constitutions of Clarendon
  • Know the dates of the High Middle Ages
  • Recognize the catalyst for the Magna Carta
  • Define the Baron's War