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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 didn't want to deal with a petition to marry
  • Elizabeth blocked attempts at religious reform
  • Elizabeth needed to 'lose' a bill demanding MQS' execution

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. 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

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

  • 1584
  • 1586
  • 1585
  • 1587


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