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Name three leaders who supported the claim of Perkin Warbeck.

James IV of Scotland
the Holy Roman Emperor
Charles VIII of France

1

Which claimant ended his life working as a royal falconer?

Lambert Simnel

2

Which two Yorkists had disappeared in 1483 (making claims easier)?

The Princes in the Tower - Edward V and Richard, Duke of York

3

Which queen generated support for Lambert Simnel?

Margaret of Anjou (Henry VI's widow)

4

In which battle was Lambert Simnel captured?
What was the date of this battle?

East Stoke
16th June 1487

5

In which country were both claimants crowned King?

Ireland

6

What was the main reason for adults choosing Lambert Simnel as a claimant?

He was easy to control (historians also think that he may have had learning difficulties which made him even easier to control).

7

What did Perkin Warbeck do that led to his execution?

He tried to run away after Henry VII promised to spare his life.

8

Which royal lady generated support for Perkin Warbeck?

Margaret of York (Edward IV's sister)

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For how many years did Perkin Warbeck cause problems for Henry VII?

7