Foreign Policy Quiz

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1. What happened in the summer of 1529?

  • Henry used Wolsey's position as papal legate to accuse him of praemunire
  • Wolsey died
  • Henry accused Wolsey of treason and he was sent to his palace for 3 days until he had 'understood what he did wrong'
  • The pope made Wolsey papal legate for life
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2. When did Henry first declare war on France?

  • 1512
  • 1515
  • 1523
  • 1525

3. What was the Scriptural Arguments about?

  • The argument between the pope and Wolsey on who would become the King's chief minister
  • The reasoning Wolsey had with the Pope on whether or not divorce was a papal policy
  • The validity of Henry and Catherine marriage which relied on her word that her marriage to Prince Arthur was not cosummated.
  • The argument between Charles V and Henrry viii on who would invade France first.

4. When was the League of Cognac?

  • 1528-1531
  • 1526-1530
  • 1509-1511
  • 1513-1529

5. What were the two greatest failures of Wolsey?

  • Inability to obtain a divorce for the King and the collapse of the anti-Habsburg strategy in Europe.
  • Wolsey in fact had no failures, he succeeded in everything he did.
  • Inability to obtain a divorce for the King and Inability to become Pope.
  • Failure of the Boleyn Faction and failure of the Purge of the Privy Chamber


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