Elizabethan England

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Elizabethan England

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  • 1. 
    Who was the queen at the time of Elizabethan England?
    • A. 

      Queen Elizabeth I

    • B. 

      Mary I

    • C. 

      Queen Elizabeth III

    • D. 

      Queen Elizabeth II

    • E. 

      Sir Francis Drake

  • 2. 
    Who was the Queen's father?
    • A. 

      King Edward VI

    • B. 

      Sir Francis Drake

    • C. 

      Henry VIII

  • 3. 
    How old was Elizabeth when she became queen?
    • A. 

      45

    • B. 

      15

    • C. 

      22

    • D. 

      25

    • E. 

      36

  • 4. 
    What did people do for entertainment in the Elizabethan England period?
    • A. 

      Dancing

    • B. 

      Lute, virginal, viola, recorder, bagpipe and the fiddle

    • C. 

      Drama

    • D. 

      Dice, chess, checkers and a variety of card games

    • E. 

      All of the Above

  • 5. 
    In Elizabethan England, houses are not only places to live; they are
    • A. 

      Also places to farm

    • B. 

      Also places to practice dancing

    • C. 

      Status symbols

    • D. 

      Places to garden

  • 6. 
    The type of houses during this period were
    • A. 

      Royal works

    • B. 

      Great houses

    • C. 

      Smaller country homes

    • D. 

      Farmhouses

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    As the royalty of the Elizabethan period grew,
    • A. 

      The houses decreased in size

    • B. 

      The house increased in size and magnitude

    • C. 

      The houses remained the same

  • 8. 
    Torture is the use of physical or mental pain, often to...
    • A. 

      Obtain information

    • B. 

      Punish a person

    • C. 

      Control the members of a group to which the tortured person belongs

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Torture has been used for at least (Fill in the blank)years and has been widespread
    • A. 

      2,000

    • B. 

      5600

    • C. 

      500

    • D. 

      20

    • E. 

      150

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      More

    • B. 

      Less

    • C. 

      Equal to

  • 11. 
    An outlaw was often...
    • A. 

      Taken to jail

    • B. 

      Hung

    • C. 

      Strapped to the saddle of a rider, which him to run at full speed the entire trip (with occasional cantering to catch his breath)

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Queen Elizabeth I

    • B. 

      Margaret Douglas

    • C. 

      Lady Arabella Stuart

    • D. 

      Bess of Hardwick, Countess of Shrewsbury

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    Daily life in Elizabethan England varied according to...
    • A. 

      Status

    • B. 

      Location

    • C. 

      Houses

    • D. 

      Both B+C

    • E. 

      Both A+B

  • 14. 
    Elizabethan Life Customs & Festivals were based on....
    • A. 

      Church calendar

    • B. 

      The sun

    • C. 

      Feasts, Fairs and Festivals

    • D. 

      Customs & Festivals.

    • E. 

      A+C+D