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1. Which Historians pioneered the idea the Parliament was controlled by the Privy Council

  • John Guy and Patrick Collinson - Post Revisionists
  • John Foxe - Orthodox
  • Geoffrey Elton - Revisionists
  • Norman Jones - Revisionists
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2. Why did the Queen Prorogue Parliament in 1576?

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

3. Parliament did attempt to use the subsidy as a political tool - when

  • 1586 (Parliament offered to increase the subsidy if she agreed to discuss the succession)
  • 1586 (Parliament offered an increased subsidy if Elizabeth agreed to rule the Netherlands)
  • 1567 (Elizabeth remitted 1/3) and 1586
  • 1569 (Elizabeth remitted 1/3)

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

  • true
  • false

5. Who argued that Elizabeth never thought about not having Parliament?

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

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