Pilgrimage of Grace: events, causes and significance

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1. Which is NOT an example of why the PoG was a significant threat?

  • PoG had gentry support
  • geographical scale of unrest
  • the rebellion never intended to overthrow monarchy
  • entry fines were resolved in favour of the rebels
  • rebels outnumbered royal forces
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2. Was this a Protestant or Catholic rebellion?

  • Catholic
  • Protestant

3. Which is NOT an example of why the PoG wasn't a significant threat?

  • Reformation continued
  • unrest didn't subside
  • Henry made promises as a tactic to disperse rebels
  • lack of unity among rebels
  • dissolution continued
  • rebels were naive and willing to negotiate with King

4. Which of the following is NOT an economic cause of the Pilgrimage?

  • Entry fines
  • Poor economic situation in the North
  • Statute of Uses
  • Exclusion of North from Government
  • Taxes on baptism, burial and marriage

5. What was the main religious cause of the Pilgrimage of Grace?

  • Neglect of monks and clergy
  • Dissolution of the Monasteries
  • Abolition of Holy days


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