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POTENTIAL EXAM QUESTIONS
· How far did Henry VlIl continue Henry VIl's work in domestic
affairs during the period from 1509 to 1514?
· How far did Henry VIII continue his father's policies during
the period from 1509 to 1514?
· To what extent did Henry VIII achieve his aims in the period
from 1509 to 1514?
· How far did Henry VII achieve his aims during the period from
1509 to 1514?
· How successful was Henry VIII in achieving his aims as king in
the period from 1509 to 1529?
· How far was Henry's VIII successful in foreign affairs by 1529?…read more
· Vigorous & Chivalrous King - strong &
feared like his father whilst being a loved
· Imperial King conquer & rule many
countries inspired by his predecessors,
Edward III & James V.
· Uphold the Tudor dynasty produce a
male heir via marriage and pass down his
reign to children.…read more
· Henry VIII succession & marriage to CoA
· Empson & Dudley, Council Learned in the Law & Bonds & Recognisances EXECUTED &
· Setup of Oyer & Terminer
· Wolsey dubbed as Royal Almoner
· Wolsey becomes member of Council
· England joins Holy League against France
· Execution of Edmund De La Pole
· Battle of the Spurs, 2nd French Invasion
· Battle at Flodden, Scottish invasion prevented
· Wolsey now Archbishop of York & Bishop of Lincoln
· Peace Treaty Of Germaine with France…read more
CONTEXT/CONTRAST - HENRY VII'S LEGACY
Henry VII was...
· Extremely strict but a wary & sceptical king.
· Controlled the aristocracy/nobility due to fear of losing
· Highly unpopular regime due to heavy taxation to revive the
English economy after civil war, War of the Roses.
· Never committed to & avoided foreign affairs as it was costly.
· Priority to stabilise England domestically to pass on Tudor
throne to his heirs.
Henry VII's legacy to Henry VIII...
· Crown's finances were in good condition & plentiful.
· English localities were largely under control.
· A strong & authoritative Crown.…read more