Gunpowder Plot – Quickquiz 1. A group of Catholics plotted to blow up the king. 2. The group rented a cellar underneath the Tower of London. 3. Francis Tresham sent Lord Monteagle a warning not to go to parliament. 4. Guy Fawkes' real name was Guido Fawkes. 5. Guy Fawkes was discovered with the gunpowder. 6. The Catholics believed that the conspirators had been framed. 7. Robert Cecil was a Catholic. 8. Francis Tresham was executed. 9. The signature on Guy Fawkes' confession may have been forged. 10. The event is still commemorated today.