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  1. What are the major obstacles of Elizabeth I
  2. What is the legacy of Elizabeth I?
  3. Henry VII
  4. Good Peter the Great
  5. bad Catherine " "
  1. a Westernized only half of russia, creating a gap... one half is different than the other
  2. b 1. Opposition from the Catholic Monarchs
    2. Mary (Queen of Scots, cousin) is also a legit CATHOLIC heir
    3. Phillip II, Catholic, of Spain, send Armada to attack England
  3. c Learned about western civilization:
    --better army-->war w/ sweden-->territorial gain/sea
    Westernization=Russia prospers--> Peter THE GREAT :)
  4. d Demonstrated his power as an Absolute Monarch by changing England's religious ways in order to divorce his wife so he could have sons to follow him to throne
    -The Pope declares him "Defender of the Faith"
    -He wrote "In defense of the 7 sacraments"
  5. e "Elizabethan Age"- peace, prosperity
    Englands greatest ruler- settled religious disputes
    Allowed private religious tolerance
    Exploration: Granted Sir Walter Raleigh the right to establish colony in North America

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Henry wants the Pope to allow him to divorce from Catherine (who is unable to birth a son, only a girl [henry needs an heir]). At this time, the pope is in no position to grant him this wish for he is being held hostage by Catherine's nephew, Charles V (HRE). Henry 'separates' from Catherine since the pope can't reply (and won't allow it).
  2. His third wife is Jane Seymour, who dies after giving birth to a SON! (Edward) She was his favorite wife and was later buried with her (even after having other wives, too) lol
  3. -Chose Jean-Babtise Colbert as expert in finance which resulted in economic improvements, a large army, and exploration
  4. She is Catholic, so she burns 300 protestant leaders at the stake, getting the nickname "Bloody Mary". Mary married Phillip II, and dies childless, and then Phillip II goes back to Spain.
  5. Wife number 6, named Katherine Parr, was the most important of Henry's wives. She was married 2 times before and she was educated and wise. The reason why she is most important of Henry's wives is because just before Henry's death, she persuades him to make Mary and Elizabeth legit heirs.

5 True/False Questions

  1. How does Henry marrying his dead brother's wife, Catherine of Aragon (wife number 1), show Absolute power?Wife 4, named Anne (of Cleves) was arranged by Thomas Cromwell. Henry demonstrates absolute power by annulling the marriage, adopting her as a sister, and executing Cromwell, all because of her lack of beauty.


  2. How does Henry demonstrate Absolute power with Wife 4?Henry breaks from the Catholic Church, declaring himself the head of the church in England. He makes everyone swear Act of Supremacy (accepting Henry's leading role as head of Church).


  3. Bad Frederick the Great-The 7 yEars war didn't change the territorial situation


  4. When Henry was with Wife number 2, Anne Boleyn, how did he demonstrate his power?When Anne gives birth to a girl (Mary) and miscarries two boys, Henry beheads Anne (instead of a divorce) because she allegedly had 4 affairs and Incest with her brother. That makes the daughter of Anne illegitimate.


  5. In what ways does marrying Catherine of Aragon (wife1) benefit Henry and/or England?Her parents are Isabella and Ferdinand of Spain which gives Henry connections.


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