History Revision - Henry VII - Charles I

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  • 1. 

    The wars of the roses lasted for

    • A.

      5 years

    • B.

      10 years

    • C.

      20 years

    • D.

      25 years

    • E.

      32 years

    Correct Answer
    E. 32 years
    Explanation
    The Wars of the Roses were a series of civil wars fought in medieval England from 1455 to 1487 between the House of Lancaster and the House of York.

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  • 2. 

    The symbol of the Lancastrians was a

    • A.

      White Rose

    • B.

      Red Rose

    • C.

      White Carnation

    • D.

      Red Carnation

    Correct Answer
    B. Red Rose
    Explanation
    The symbol of the Lancastrians was a Red Rose. The Lancastrians were a political faction during the Wars of the Roses in England, who fought against the Yorkists. The Red Rose symbolized the House of Lancaster, while the White Rose symbolized the House of York. The rivalry between these two houses led to a long and bloody conflict for the English throne. The Red Rose became a significant emblem for the Lancastrians, representing their allegiance and identity during this tumultuous period in English history.

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  • 3. 

    Henry VII beat who at the Battle of .... to become King of England

    • A.

      RIchard III at Battle of Boxworth

    • B.

      RIchard IV at Battle of Bozworth

    • C.

      Richard III at Battle of Bosworth

    • D.

      Richard II at Battle of the Bulge

    Correct Answer
    C. Richard III at Battle of Bosworth
    Explanation
    Henry VII became King of England by defeating Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth. This battle took place on August 22, 1485, during the Wars of the Roses. Richard III was the last king of the Plantagenet dynasty, and his defeat marked the end of the Wars of the Roses and the beginning of the Tudor dynasty. Henry VII's victory at Bosworth solidified his claim to the throne and established the Tudor dynasty, which would rule England for the next 118 years.

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  • 4. 

    Describe why  Henry VII was in a good position after the end of the wars of the roses

  • 5. 

    Henry VII married ...

    • A.

      Mary of Lancaster

    • B.

      Elizabeth of York

    • C.

      Kylie of Sidney

    • D.

      His wife

    Correct Answer
    B. Elizabeth of York
    Explanation
    Henry VII married Elizabeth of York. Elizabeth of York was the daughter of Edward IV and the niece of Richard III. The marriage between Henry VII and Elizabeth of York was significant because it helped to unite the warring houses of Lancaster and York, ending the Wars of the Roses and establishing the Tudor dynasty. This marriage also helped to legitimize Henry VII's claim to the throne and solidify his hold on power.

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  • 6. 

    Give 7 examples of how Henry VII limited the powers of Nobles and Royal Finance

  • 7. 

    Describe Henry VII foreign policy in relation to Ireland 

  • 8. 

    Henry VII - Foreign Policy regarding Scotland.He married off his daughter ________ to King James IV of Scotland

    Correct Answer
    Maggie
    Margaret
    Margie
    Explanation
    Henry VII married off his daughter Margaret to King James IV of Scotland as part of his foreign policy regarding Scotland. This marriage alliance aimed to strengthen the relationship between England and Scotland, promoting peace and stability between the two countries. By marrying his daughter to the Scottish king, Henry VII hoped to secure a diplomatic alliance and potentially create a union between the two kingdoms in the future.

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  • 9. 

    Henry invaded France when he realised the French were busy fighting _________ and _____________

    Correct Answer
    Italy and Spain
    Italy Spain
    Spain Italy
    Spain and Italy
    Explanation
    Henry invaded France when he realized the French were busy fighting Italy and Spain. This suggests that Henry saw an opportunity to attack France while they were preoccupied with conflicts in Italy and Spain.

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  • 10. 

    The French King signed the 

    • A.

      Peace of Estaples 1492

    • B.

      Peace of EpaperClip 1494

    • C.

      French Accord 1492

    • D.

      Treaty of Versaille 1492

    Correct Answer
    A. Peace of Estaples 1492
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Peace of Estaples 1492. This treaty was signed by the French King in the year 1492. It is a significant event in history as it marked the end of the conflict between France and England, known as the Hundred Years' War. The treaty established a peace agreement and resolved various territorial disputes between the two countries. This event had a lasting impact on the relations between France and England and contributed to a period of relative stability in Europe.

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  • 11. 

    The Treaty of Medina del Campo 1498, gave ....

    • A.

      Agreed boundaries for fishing and trading rights in Spain and France

    • B.

      English and French merchants equal trading rights

    • C.

      English and Spanish merchants equal trading rights

    • D.

      Agreement of marriage of Arthur and Catherine of Aragon

    Correct Answer(s)
    C. English and Spanish merchants equal trading rights
    D. Agreement of marriage of Arthur and Catherine of Aragon
    Explanation
    The Treaty of Medina del Campo in 1498 established equal trading rights for English and Spanish merchants. Additionally, it also included an agreement for the marriage of Arthur, the Prince of Wales, and Catherine of Aragon, who was the daughter of the Spanish monarchs.

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  • 12. 

    Henry VII still had threats to his rule from ....

    • A.

      Irish

    • B.

      Lancastrians

    • C.

      Yorkists

    • D.

      French

    • E.

      Spanish

    Correct Answer
    C. Yorkists
    Explanation
    During Henry VII's reign, the Yorkists posed a significant threat to his rule. The Yorkists were supporters of the House of York, who had previously challenged the Lancastrians for the English throne during the Wars of the Roses. Despite Henry VII's victory over Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth, some Yorkists remained loyal to the Yorkist cause and continued to plot against him. These ongoing threats from the Yorkists required Henry VII to remain vigilant and take measures to secure his position as king.

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  • 13. 

    The princes in the tower were ....

    • A.

      Sons of Edward III

    • B.

      Adopted by Richard III

    • C.

      Sons of Henry VII

    • D.

      The sons of Edward IV

    • E.

      Never seen again

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Adopted by Richard III
    D. The sons of Edward IV
    E. Never seen again
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "adopted by Richard III, the sons of Edward IV, never seen again." This suggests that the princes in the tower were the sons of Edward IV, who were taken in by Richard III and were never seen again. This implies that their fate remains unknown and they may have met a tragic end.

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  • 14. 

    The Reformation Martin Luther wrote a list of complaints about the Church called

    • A.

      The Diet

    • B.

      The Ninety- Five Theses

    • C.

      Luther's List

    • D.

      The Lutherian Bible

    Correct Answer
    B. The Ninety- Five Theses
    Explanation
    Martin Luther wrote a list of complaints about the Church called "The Ninety-Five Theses". In this document, Luther criticized the Catholic Church's practices, particularly the sale of indulgences. He argued that salvation should be based on faith alone, not on the purchase of indulgences or other external actions. This document became widely circulated and sparked the Reformation, a movement that led to the establishment of Protestantism as a separate branch of Christianity.

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  • 15. 

    Name 8 features of the church that Luther wanted.

  • 16. 

    Henry VIII became king at ...

    • A.

      9

    • B.

      11

    • C.

      13

    • D.

      17

    • E.

      21

    Correct Answer
    D. 17
    Explanation
    Henry VIII became king at the age of 17. This is significant because it marked the beginning of his reign and his assumption of full power and authority as the King of England. At this age, Henry VIII was young and inexperienced, but he quickly asserted his dominance and implemented significant changes in the country, including his break with the Catholic Church and the establishment of the Church of England. His reign is also known for his six marriages and the dissolution of the monasteries, making him one of the most influential and controversial monarchs in English history.

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  • 17. 

    He executed his father's two top ministers

    • A.

      Sampson and Moe

    • B.

      Brimson and Tiddly

    • C.

      Timson and Bodley

    • D.

      Simpson and Dudley

    • E.

      Empson and Dadley

    Correct Answer
    E. Empson and Dadley
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Empson and Dadley. This answer suggests that the person executed his father's two top ministers, Empson and Dadley.

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  • 18. 

    Put the order of his wives in the correct order...

    • A.

      Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Anne of Cleves, Jane Seymour,Katherine Parr,Catherine Howard,

    • B.

      Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Katherine Parr,Catherine Howard,

    • C.

      Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, Katherine Parr

    • D.

      Catherine Howard, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves,Catherine of Aragon, Katherine Parr

    Correct Answer
    C. Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, Katherine Parr
    Explanation
    The order of Henry VIII's wives is correctly listed as Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, and Katherine Parr.

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  • 19. 

    Why was Henry's expedition to France not a success ?

  • 20. 

    What was the main reason to disolver the monasteries ?

    • A.

      Space - the monks had too much land and the rest of the country was overcroded

    • B.

      Religion - He hated the catholics cos he wanted a divorce

    • C.

      Money. He could sell the land and houses

    • D.

      War, the monks would make great soldiers like in Bulletproof monk

    Correct Answer
    C. Money. He could sell the land and houses
    Explanation
    The main reason for the dissolution of the monasteries was money. The king wanted to sell the land and houses owned by the monasteries in order to increase his wealth.

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