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2. What did Elizabeth call Essex's behaviour in Ireland?

  • evidence of power hunger
  • perilous and contemptible
  • dangerous

3. What did John Guy say about the 1549 rebellions?

  • the rebellions were a result of disappointment in the government
  • "the closest thing Tudor England saw to class warfare"
  • the government was not under immediate threat during the rebellions
  • the rebellions stemmed from grievance that had existed before Edward VI's reign

4. After 6 months in Ireland, what had Essex lost?

  • £300,000 and 12,000 men
  • £650,000 and the respect of Elizabeth
  • £550,000,000
  • £400,000 and his entire army

5. How many executions does MacCulloch estimate for the Kett Rebellion?

  • 63
  • 49
  • 90
  • 52

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