Ch 4: Hundred Years War & War of the Roses

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Let us help you prepare for a test or complete your homework with this informative and helpful chapter on the War of the Roses and the Hundred Years' War. You can use these lessons and quizzes as a comprehensive study guide in order to get the best score possible on exam day.

Hundred Years War & War of the Roses - Chapter Summary

Two important events, the War of the Roses and the Hundred Years' War, are both covered in these engaging lessons. Our instructors explain the Hundred Years' War between England and France and provide details about what led up to the conflict, as well as some of its most important battles. You'll also study the history and family tree of King Richard III, considered one of the most ruthless kings to have ever lived. Once you review these lessons, you should be ready to complete the following:

  • Explain how Joan of Arc affected the Hundred Years' War
  • Describe how the concept of the divine right of kings relates to the War of the Roses
  • Outline some of the Tudor contributions in economics and the arts

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