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REVISION POINTS
1. Sovereignty
2. Strengthened Parliament
3. Bureaucratic Reforms
4. Revolution or not?
5. Fall of Cromwell…read more

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POTENTIAL EXAM
QUESTIONS
· Assess the claim that Thomas Cromwell had carried
out a `revolution' in Tudor govern-ment by 1540?
· Assess how far Thomas Cromwell achieved any two
of his aims in government in the 1530s. (Do not
include religious aims in your answer)
· Assess the claim that the reform of the Privy
Council was the most important of Thomas
Cromwell's achievements in government and
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1532
KEY DATES
· The Payment of the Annates (submission of clergy)
1533
· Act in Restraint of Appeals
· Divorce from Catherine of Aragon
· Marriage to Anne Boleyn
1534
· Treason Act
1535
· Act of Supremacy
1536
· Act of Union & Liberties
· Dissolution of the Monasteries begin
1539
· Ending the Dissolution of the Monasteries with £1.2 million revenue.
1540
· Marriage to Anne of Cleves
· Execution…read more

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AIMS
·Grant Henry divorce through legislation,
break with Rome achieve Sovereignty
·Ensure Absolutism of King Henry- increase his
power is absolute in England as a vigorous king.
·Increase power of Parliament­ ensure that it
is the servant of the King.
·Modernised government (Bureaucratic) ­
reform it to a professional standard, effective
administration.…read more

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PERSONALITY/RISE TO
POWER
Trained by Wolsey & gained positions by recognising giving Henry
what he wishes will elevate him.
Skilful, able, hardworking & ambitious.
HELD MANY INFLUENTIAL POSITIONS:
-Chief Minister
-Royal Councillor
-Principle Secretary
-Chancellor of the Exchequer
-Master of the Rolls
-Lord Privy Seal
-Vicegerent.
Wolsey died failing to grant Henry divorce from Catherine of Aragon,
with legislation & reformations ensured this.…read more

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