Northern Rebellion 1569

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1. Why was the rebellion a threat to Elizabeth?

  • Leicester was slow to move troops
  • The rebellion was limited geographically
  • The rebellion was unorganized with no foreign support
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2. Which of these were not a motivation of the leaders or rebels?

  • Courtly conspiracy
  • Local and specific factors such as a decrease in power
  • Religion
  • Opposition to the Spanish Marriage
  • Feudal Loyalties

3. Who had carried the Five Wounds Banner into Durham Catherdal, showing opposition to religious change?

  • Norfolk
  • Richard Norton
  • Neville

4. What was the result for Mary Queen of Scots?

  • Executed
  • Moved to a safer location
  • Ignored

5. Who did Elizabeth rely upon to raise a force?

  • Leicester
  • Cecil
  • Hatton


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