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AP European History: English History (1450-1700) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Mary Stuart's execution helped bring about the _____.

Question 2 2. During Europe's Commercial Revolution in the 16th century, joint-stock companies were _____.

Question 3 3. What was the purpose of the 1701 Act of Settlement?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT an element of the 1689 Declaration or Bill of Rights?

Question 5 5. Catherine Parr's greatest contribution to Western history was

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Question 6 6. All of the following are true of William of Orange EXCEPT _____.

Question 7 7. Why was Cromwell considered to present more of a threat to religious freedoms than Charles I?

Question 8 8. Which is true of King Charles I's reign?

Question 9 9. Which of these events helped lead to the dissolution of the Virginia Company's charter?

Question 10 10. During Europe's Commercial Revolution in the 16th century, bills of exchange _____.

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Question 11 11. In what style are most of Shakespeare's lines written?

Question 12 12. Which act guaranteed Protestant succession to the English throne?

Question 13 13. Which battle ended the War of the Roses?

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 15 15. Which statement correctly summarizes the War of the Roses?

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Question 16 16. Which Stuart monarch was beheaded when the Puritans and Parliament won the English Civil War?

Question 17 17. What are the probable reasons that the Commercial Revolution began?

Question 18 18. How did the 1559 Act of Uniformity impact the status of Catholics in England?

Question 19 19. Who was the last Stuart monarch?

Question 20 20. Why was the 1689 Declaration or Bill of Rights enacted?

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Question 21 21. What was Elizabeth I's attitude toward religion?

Question 22 22. How was Cromwell able to secure his political position?

Question 23 23. Based on the fact that Parliament passed the Acts of Annates in 1532, what can one conclude about how the British felt about the Catholic church?

Question 24 24. Why did much of the English population oppose King James II?

Question 25 25. Why was the Duke of Medina Sidonia a problematic choice for commander of the Armada?

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Question 26 26. Which answer places Henry VIII's wives in the correct chronological order?

Question 27 27. How was the Investiture Conflict of 1103 related to the Ecclesiastical Appointments Act of 1534?

Question 28 28. In what form did Shakespeare write many of his poems?

Question 29 29. Sir Walter Raleigh and Shakespeare may have had drinks together under this monarch's rule

Question 30 30. During the Eleven Years' Tyranny, King Charles I:

AP European History: English History (1450-1700) Chapter Exam Instructions

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