QUEEN GOVERNMENT AND RELIGION 1558-69 P1

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What was the Privy Council?
leading courtiers and advisors who meet to discuss current issues
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State one function/role of the Elizabethan Parliament
grant and pass laws
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State one function/role of the Elizabethan monarch
grant laws and titles
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Who were the Lord Lieutenant?
members of the nobility who enforced policies in each county
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Who were the Justices of the Peace?
landowners apart of the local government who kept law and order
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What was patronage?How was it used?
power of appointment it was used to grant titles and land
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What position did Sir William Cecil hold?
the secretary of state
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Why was Elizabeth's legitimacy in doubt?
as she was born when Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII had an illegal marrige
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State one reason in favour of Elizabeth marrying
her husband could be a military leader in war
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State one reason for her not to marry
her husband would be seen as a figure of authority
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State 2 key facts about Elizabeth/her personality
she wanted to have power/her cousin was Mary Queen of Scots
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State 2 facts about the state of England upon Eluzabeth's accession to the throne
divided by religion/in debt
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Why did France pose a threat to England?
it was a catholic country with an army
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grant and pass laws

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State one function/role of the Elizabethan monarch

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Who were the Lord Lieutenant?

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Who were the Justices of the Peace?

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