Flashcards in Chapter 15 The English Nation Deck (20):
Who was the first great king of England?
When was the Magna Carta Signed?
Who was the most hated king of English history?
Defeated in the Hundred Years' War, England lost all of its French holdings except
What battle ended the Wars of the Roses?
Battle of Bosworth Field
Who was the "Maid of Orleans" who led the French to some victories over the English?
Joan of Arc
What battle brought William to the throne of England in 1066?
battle of Hastings
Who was the first archbishop of Canterbury?
The Magna Carta and the Model Parliament were important precedents in _______ representative government.
The _____ were early inhabitants of the British Isles.
Protestant archbishop of Canterbury
broke England's ties with the Roman church
Catholic queen of England
Catherine of Aragon
mother of Elizabeth I
Why did Henry VIII want to divorce Catherine?
Henry wanted a male heir
What name did Queen Mary acquire for her persecution of Protestants?
Who was the leader of the Scottish Reformation?
What did Philip II send against England to subdue it for Catholicism?
the "Invincible Armada"
What English monarch led England to victory over the Spanish navy?