Henry VII and Government

Who helped revise Royal finances?
Empson and Dudley
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What date was the Batle of Bosworth changed to?
21st August 1485
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What was created to reduce the power of the nobles?
Acts against Livery and Retaining
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What did the Court of Star Chamber deal with?
cases of common law
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What did Acts of Attainder achieve?
removal of titles, lands and money
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How many members were in the Privy Council?
6
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In what year was the Council Learned in the Law established?
1495
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Who ran the Council Learned in the Law?
Reginald Bray
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What did the Council Learned in the Law deal with?
Finance and Bonds and Recognances
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What did the offer of Patronage acheive?
ensured loyalty
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Who headed the Council of Wales
Jasper Tudor
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Who did Parliament encourage Henry VII to marry?
Elizabeth of York
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What was the role of Sherrifs and JP's?
Helped to enforce local law
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How many JP's were there per county?
18
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Who was Henry's most influential advisor?
Margaret Beaufort
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Where was Patronage given?
Royal court
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How many Bishops who were lawyers were appointed during Henry VII's reign?
16
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How many members were on Henry's Council?
227
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When did the Great Council meet?
Only during times of War
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in 1504, how much money did parliament give Henry?
40,000
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