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1

Name three members of the Conservative faction in the last years of Henry's reign

The Duke of Norfolk, Stephen Gardner, Sir Thomas Wriothesley

2

Name four members of the Reformist faction in the last years of Henry's reign

Thomas Cranmer, Katherine Parr, Edward Seymour, Sir William Paget

3

How did Henry show his independence from the factions in 1540?

He executed three Lutherans and three Catholics on the same day

4

When was the Prebenderies Plot?

1543

5

When was the Earl of Surrey executed?

1547

6

Who was made Captain of Bolougne first?

The Earl of Surrey

7

Why was the Earl of Surrey demoted from captain?

He tried to attack a French fortress but failed

8

How did the Howards lose power?

Henry sentenced them for treason after the Earl of Surrey produced a coat of arms referencing Edward the Confessor

9

Why did the factions fight over the Dry Stamp?

Access to it enabled members of Henry's inner circle to determine what received Royal assent

10

Who was put in charge of Edward's Regents?

Edward Seymour (Edward's uncle)

11

When did Henry marry Catherine Howard?

1540

12

When did Jane Seymour die?

1537

13

Why did Cromwell choose Anne of Cleves for Henry to marry in 1540?

Allying with Germany gave them an support against France and Spain and Cleves had also split with the Pope

14

Why was Cromwell arrested?

He had failed to evict a number of hereticals from Calais

15

Who took over as bishop of Winchester after Wolsey fell and was a member of the conservative faction?

Stephen Gardiner

16

Why was Catherine Howard vulnerable in her new marriage?

She had had a number of liaisons unsuitable for a queen

17

Why was Catherine Howard meeting other men while married to Henry?

There was concern that Henry could not produce a son because of his weight

18

When was Catherine Howard executed?

1542

19

What year was Prince Edward born?

1536

20

Who did Henry marry after the death of Jane Seymour?

Anne of Cleves

21

Who was a member of the reformist faction?

Edward Seymour

22

Who was a member of the conservative faction?

Stephen Gardiner

23

What faction would have been most pleased with the Act of Six Articles?

Conservatives

24

Who was created the Earl of Essex and the Lord Great Chamberlain in 1540?

Thomas Cromwell

25

What was Cromwell accused of in 1540?

Treason, heresy and arranging a failed marriage

26

Who was Catherine Howard's uncle?

The Duke of Norfolk

27

What was signed between Francis I of France and Charles V HRE/King of Spain to cause much concern for Henry?

A ten year peace agreement