1. What does the author say the aim of the book is in the introduction?
(a) To record the history of the Tudor dynasty.
(b) To collect interesting personal information about Elizabeth I.
(c) To show how similar Elizabeth I was to her father Henry VIII.
(d) To earn the author a doctoral degree.
2. According to the introduction, on what does the book focus?
(a) Queen Elizabeth I.
(b) Life in England during Elizabeth's reign.
(c) The Protestant Reformation.
(d) The Spanish Armada.
3. Which of the following statements does not describe the effect the book's focus has on the book's shape?
(a) The book is arranged in chronological order.
(b) The shape of the book is very irregular.
(c) Some important events get a very brief mention.
(d) Some minor events are relayed in great detail.
4. Where does the author say she gets her information about the queen from?
(a) Secret diaries of Queen Elizabeth.
(b) Spanish and French documents about Elizabeth I.
(c) Various sources already published.
(d) Secret diaries of Lord Burleigh.
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