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1

When did Edward come to the throne? How old was he?

1547, 9

2

Who was Edwards latin teacher and what was significant about him?

Richard Cox- Protestant

3

What did Henry leave him to tackle when coming to the throne?

Debt
Religious uncertainty
Stability

4

Who was Duke Somerset and what was he also named?

Edward Seymour, Lord Protector

5

What titles did Seymour give when Henry died and to whom?

John Dudley (Earl of Warwick)

Thomas Seymour (Lord Seymour)

(Catholic) Wriothesley (Earl of Southampton)

6

What were Edwards socio-economic problem?

Enclosure, Debasement, Seymours war spending.

7

What is enclosure?

The enclosing of a number of small landholdings to create one larger farm.

8

What is Debasement?

Amount of metal in gold and silver coins reduced and in some cases replaced with cheap copper.

9

Which two people were written out or arrested?

Gardner, Howard

10

When was Henrys Third Act of Succession passed?

1543

11

When was the first prayer book introduced?

1548

12

When did Somerset dissolve the chantries?

1547