Do you know the difference? Try these exercises to see:

Look at each of the images below, which are primary resources, and which are secondary resources?

A piece of the original Magna Carta signed by King John in 1215

The Mona Lisa – Painted by Leonardo da Vinci in 1506

A book about the Tudors written in 1999

A mug made in 2013

A cartoon of Napoleon made in 1975

Roman Coins made by the Romans in AD45

A Poster of a Van Gogh Painting made in 1975