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2. 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

3. traditionally what is the main function of Parliament?

  • advising the queen
  • raising taxes and passing subsidies
  • Approving new laws

4. Neale argued that Parliament used the subsidy as a bargaining tool - showing Parliaments growing power

  • true
  • false

5. What is often seen as Parliaments greatest success?

  • an increase in political skill
  • getting Elizabeth to sign Norfolk death warrant in 1572
  • getting her to discuss the succession
  • getting Elizabeth to sign Norfolk and MQS' death warrants in 1572

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