Lady Jane Grey: Execution, History & Facts


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Which of these monikers has been applied to Lady Jane Grey?

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1. Why was Lady Jane Grey chosen to succeed Edward VI?

2. What was the Privy Council?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will show your knowledge of Lady Jane Grey and her time as Queen of England.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Why she was chosen to be queen
  • Monikers she was given
  • Privy Council
  • The English Reformation

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Lady Jane Grey
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify how Lady Jane Grey was remembered by Protestants in England
  • Lesson comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related European history lesson

Additional Learning

To understand more about the legend of Lady Jane Grey, review the accompanying lesson titled Lady Jane Grey: Execution, History & Facts. The lesson meets the following objectives:

  • Details her cousin King Edward VI's death
  • Explains why she was selected to succeed Edward VI
  • Covers her cousin Mary I's jealousy
  • Explores Lady Jane Grey's reign as Queen of England