The Spanish Armada: History, Facts & Timeline


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What was the Spanish Armada?

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1. What is privateering?

2. Who was Philip II and who was Elizabeth I?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of the Spanish Armada. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include how religion affected the creation of the Armada.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Practice of privateering
  • Outcome of the Spanish-Anglo War
  • Roles of Philip II and Elizabeth I

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the Spanish Armada
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the role of religion in the creation of the Armada
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about privateering

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called the Spanish Armad: History, Facts & Timeline. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand the background and religious strife that led to the conflict
  • Recognize the role privateering played in instigating the war
  • Know England's response to the Armada and the outcome of the Spanish-Anglo War