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1. Elizabeth is praised for her political skill in managing Parliament by which group of historians?

  • post revisionists
  • Orthodox and revisionists
  • Neale
  • revisionists + post revisionists
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2. Who argued that Elizabeth never thought about not having Parliament?

  • post revisionist
  • revisionist and post revisionist
  • orthodox
  • neale

3. When did Walsingham try to organise a conference with bishops after failing to get Whitgift's suspensions lifted through Parliament?

  • 1587
  • 1586
  • 1584
  • 1585

4. Elizabeth used speeches as a method of control, when was her famous golden speech and what did she say?

  • 1601: "there is no Prince who loves his subjects better"
  • 1587: "Queen and Parliament must work together for our nation"
  • 1601: "Queen and Parliament must work together for our nation"
  • 1586: "there is no Prince who loves his subjects better"

5. Why did the Queen Prorogue Parliament in 1576?

  • Elizabeth needed to 'lose' a bill demanding MQS' execution
  • Elizabeth was forced to accept a well worded petition on the succession
  • Elizabeth blocked attempts at religious reform
  • Elizabeth didn't want to deal with a petition to marry

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