Elizabeth the Great Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 4.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In Chapter 2 of <i>Elizabeth the Great</i>, who appoints himself Duke of Somerset and Protector and advisor to young King Edward after King Henry VIII's death?
(a) Edward Seymour, brother of the young king's dead mother.
(b) Robert Dudley, the Earl of Leicester.
(c) Thomas Seymour, brother of the young king's dead mother.
(d) Sir Christopher Hatton.

2. Where does the author say she gets her information about the queen from?
(a) Various sources already published.
(b) Spanish and French documents about Elizabeth I.
(c) Secret diaries of Lord Burleigh.
(d) Secret diaries of Queen Elizabeth.

3. Who does Elizabeth choose as her Master of the Horse when she first becomes queen?
(a) Lord Robert Dudley.
(b) Sir Francis Drake.
(c) Sir Thomas Wyatt.
(d) Sir Christopher Hatton.

4. To whom is Queen Mary Tudor engaged soon after her ascension to the throne?
(a) Prince Philip of Spain.
(b) The Duke of Norfolk.
(c) Sir Philip Sidney.
(d) Edward Courtenay.

5. According to the introduction, on what does the book focus?
(a) Queen Elizabeth I.
(b) The Protestant Reformation.
(c) Life in England during Elizabeth's reign.
(d) The Spanish Armada.

Short Answer Questions

1. What happens to bring Princess Elizabeth to the English throne in place of Mary, her sister?

2. What does the author say the aim of the book is in the introduction?

3. What happens to Princess Elizabeth's mother when the princess is just a toddler?

4. Who is Princess Elizabeth's mother?

5. To whom does Elizabeth give a lock of graying red hair in 1572 when she is 39 years-old?

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