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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the author suggest may have caused Katherine Howard to be distracted from her marriage?
2. What happened to Anne Boleyn one week after Henry's marriage to Catherine was declared invalid?
3. Some time after marrying Henry, with whom did Katherine begin a flirtation?
4. Which of the following was NOT a charge Anne Boleyn faced?
5. What did Henry claim about the appearance of Anna of Cleves' nude body?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did the Act of Restraint of Appeals allow for?
2. In Chapter 13, what is said to have caused unrest in one area of Henry's kingdom?
3. Whom did Katherine Howard have affairs with while living at her grandmother's home?
4. After Queen Jane's death, what was the goal of Henry's advisors as they searched for his next wife?
5. How did Henry deal with Catherine of Aragon every time she attempted to fight for her marriage? During this time, what did Henry prevent Catherine from doing?
6. With concern for the appearance of his future wife, what did Henry send an artist to do?
7. How did Queen Jane die?
8. As their marriage continued, what did Anne do which made Henry increasingly displeased with her.?
9. After Catherine of Aragon was banished, what did Henry begin attempting to get other kings and leaders in Europe used to?
10. Who testified against Anne Boleyn in her trial? Who provided some of the most damning testimony?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the demise of Henry's and Katherine Howard's marriage. How did it come about and what were the charges laid upon Katherine? Who else was charged during this time? How did Henry react to the news of Katherine's crimes and her eventual demise? How did the circumstances surrounding her death compare to those surrounding Anne Boleyn's death?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Anna of Cleves, Henry's fourth wife. How did Henry feel about Anna of Cleves? Why did Henry marry Anne of Cleves? What was their relationship like during their marriage? How did their marriage end and how did Henry treat Anna afterward?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the historical figures (besides Henry VIII and his wives) which Fraser discusses in the book. Who were they? How did they influence the lives of Henry and his wives?
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