Acts of the Constitutional Settlement in England


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Why was the 1689 Declaration or Bill of Rights enacted?

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

2. Which of the following profiles benefited from the Act of Toleration?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo helps you understand the historical events leading up to England's Constitutional Settlement. You'll be tested on several acts and events.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these practice assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • The goal of the 1689 Bill of Rights
  • The Mutiny Act
  • The Act of Toleration
  • The Act of Settlement

Skills Practiced

The interactive quiz and worksheet will test you on the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding England's Constitutional Settlement
  • Knowledge application - use what you know to answer questions about the historical climate of England in the late 1600s
  • Defining key concepts - know the major acts that made up the constitutional settlement of England

Additional Learning

To learn more about the events surrounding the constitutional settlement of England, watch the accompanying lesson on England's Constitutional Settlement. This lesson covers the following concepts:

  • Understand the three acts that made up the Constitutional Settlement
  • List the historical events that led up to the Constitutional Settlement
  • Know why Parliament developed the Constitutional Settlement
  • Assess the significance the settlement had on England's government at the time