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

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Question 1 1. Which battle ended the War of the Roses?

Question 2 2. Which state is named after Elizabeth I?

Question 3 3. Mary Stuart's execution helped bring about the _____.

Question 4 4. Which English monarch separated from the Catholic Church in the 1530s?

Question 5 5. _____ is an example of a Shakespearean _____, typically categorized by a happy ending, in comparison to _____, which is known as a tragedy because of the deaths of most of the characters.

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Question 6 6. Under mercantilism, colonies

Question 7 7. How did the Elizabethan Settlement form the English church?

Question 8 8. What can one assume about the British people, given that they subscribed to the Divine Right of Kings?

Question 9 9. What was Elizabeth I's attitude toward religion?

Question 10 10. Mary, Queen of Scots gained the Scottish throne after _____.

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Question 11 11. The First Succession Act did which of the following things?

Question 12 12. During Europe's Commercial Revolution in the 16th century, bills of exchange _____.

Question 13 13. What was one of the ways that Elizabeth made a significant impact on the economy of England?

Question 14 14. King Henry VIII declared himself 'Earthly Head of the Church of England' in the Act of Supremacy. How did this change England?

Question 15 15. Which Stuart monarch was beheaded when the Puritans and Parliament won the English Civil War?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following are considered Shakespeare's history plays?

Question 17 17. What was the result of the battle at Gravelines?

Question 18 18. Why was Cromwell considered to present more of a threat to religious freedoms than Charles I?

Question 19 19. What was the purpose of the 1701 Act of Settlement?

Question 20 20. How did the Tudor Dynasty come to power in England?

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Question 21 21. Why was Parliament alarmed by Charles I's marriage to a French woman?

Question 22 22. All of the following are true of William of Orange EXCEPT _____.

Question 23 23. How was Cromwell able to aid the Protestant forces?

Question 24 24. Which of the following was NOT an effect of the English Bill of Rights of 1689?

Question 25 25. Why do some people in theater refer to Macbeth as 'the Scottish play'?

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Question 26 26. Which Stuart monarch was Catholic and overthrown in the Glorious Revolution in 1688?

Question 27 27. Which of the following profiles benefited from the Act of Toleration?

Question 28 28. What role did marriage play during the War of the Roses?

Question 29 29. Why did much of the English population oppose King James II?

Question 30 30. Henry VIII wanted to get his marriage to Catherine of Aragon annulled because

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

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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