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2. Which of the following economic causes of the rebellion is specific to Kett's rebellion?

  • Rents
  • Collapse of the textile industry
  • Unemployment
  • Inflation
  • Enclosure

3. Which of the following is NOT a reason why Kett's rebellion was a serious threat?

  • Rebels were well disciplined under Kett
  • It was the largest rising in 1549
  • The government was weakened by a new monarch and regime
  • Rebels besieged Norwich
  • There was no cross regional cooperation
  • Government forces were stretched and had to recruit mercenaries

4. How did Kett's Rebellion begin?

  • An attack on enclosure fences at a community feast
  • The murder of a local JP
  • Outrage at the introduction of the Edwardian Prayer book

5. Where did Kett set up camp and write his list of articles?

  • just outside London
  • Mousehold Heath
  • Norwich
  • the Kent coast


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