English Civil War Revision Quiz

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English Civil War Revision Quiz


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  • 1. 
    What year did Parliament try to impeach Buckingham?
    • A. 

      1626

    • B. 

      1625

    • C. 

      1627

  • 2. 
    What year was the Petition of Right?
    • A. 

      1627

    • B. 

      1628

    • C. 

      1629

  • 3. 
    What year did Charles I begin his personal rule and how long did it last?
    • A. 

      1629, 10 years

    • B. 

      1628, 11 years

    • C. 

      1629, 11 years

  • 4. 
    Laud's Prayer Book and the uprising of Lambeth palace occured in 1637
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which three pamphleteers were mutilated in 1637?
    • A. 

      Pym, Buton and Bastwick

    • B. 

      Prynne, Burton and Bastwick

    • C. 

      Prynne, Burt and Baston

  • 6. 
    In which year was Stafford executed?
    • A. 

      1640

    • B. 

      1641

    • C. 

      1642

  • 7. 
    The Triennial Act, the Grand Remonstrance and an Act Abolishing Ship Money were passed in what year?
    • A. 

      1640

    • B. 

      1641

    • C. 

      1642

  • 8. 
    In what year was there an uprising in Ireland?
    • A. 

      1640

    • B. 

      1641

    • C. 

      1642

  • 9. 
    In 1642 how many votes did the Grand Remonstrance pass by?
    • A. 

      159-148

    • B. 

      160-140

    • C. 

      158-149

  • 10. 
    In what year was the arrest of 5 members?
    • A. 

      1640

    • B. 

      1641

    • C. 

      1642

  • 11. 
    Which historian described the English Civil War as a 'war of religion'?
    • A. 

      John Morrill

    • B. 

      Barry Coward

    • C. 

      Mark Kishlansky

  • 12. 
    In what year were the 19 Propositions issued to the king?
    • A. 

      1641

    • B. 

      1642

    • C. 

      1643

  • 13. 
    In what year was the Case of the Army Truly Stated published?
    • A. 

      1646

    • B. 

      1647

    • C. 

      1648

  • 14. 
    In what year did Cromwell and Montague attempt to have each other dismissed from the army?
    • A. 

      1643

    • B. 

      1644

    • C. 

      1645

  • 15. 
    In what year was the New Model Army formed?
    • A. 

      1643

    • B. 

      1644

    • C. 

      1645

  • 16. 
    In what year was the Agreement of the People published?
    • A. 

      1647

    • B. 

      1648

    • C. 

      1649

  • 17. 
    In what year did Cromwell becomeLord Protector?
    • A. 

      1652

    • B. 

      1653

    • C. 

      1654

  • 18. 
    In what year was Charles I executed?
    • A. 

      1647

    • B. 

      1648

    • C. 

      1649

  • 19. 
    In what year was the Surrey Petition written?
    • A. 

      1646

    • B. 

      1647

    • C. 

      1648

  • 20. 
    How long did Charles I rule without Parliament?
    • A. 

      16 years

    • B. 

      14 years

    • C. 

      11 years

  • 21. 
    What year saw the Instrument of Government and the formation of the Barebones Parliament?
    • A. 

      1653

    • B. 

      1649

    • C. 

      1655

  • 22. 
    The major generals were to be funded by a tax of how much on ex-royalist estates?
    • A. 

      5%

    • B. 

      8%

    • C. 

      10%

  • 23. 
    Nayler was arrested for what and in what year?
    • A. 

      Blasphemy, 1655

    • B. 

      Treason, 1656

    • C. 

      Blasphemy, 1656

    • D. 

      Treason, 1655

  • 24. 
    In what year was the Committee of Safety established?
    • A. 

      1658

    • B. 

      1659

    • C. 

      1660

  • 25. 
    Who restored the long parliament in 1660?
    • A. 

      Charles II

    • B. 

      General Monck

    • C. 

      Richard Cromwell

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