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Which king's wife teamed up with Mortimer?
Edward II
Who was king in England during the 100 years war?
Edward III
During whose reign did the influence of the House of Common's increase?
Edward III
Who was king during the Peasants Revolt?
Richard II
Who became king after Richard II?
Henry IV
Who killed his brother's sons?
Richard III
Who was leader ot the peasant revolt of 1381?
Wat Tyler
Who was known as the Kingmaker?
Earl of Warwick
Who was the winner of the Battle of Crecy?
The black prince
Which king married a commoner?
Edward IV
Who was the patron of Geoffrey Chaucer?
John of Gaunt
Which king was defeated at Bosworth Field?
Richard III
Which king defeated the French at Agincourt?
Henry V
Where did the longbow play a major role?
Crecy and Agincourt
Which group wanted to reform the Catholic Church?
Lollards
How long did the War of the Roses last?
30 Years
Who impersonated Edward, Earl of Warwick?
Lambert Simnel and Perkin Warbeck
Who was known as the Virgin Queen?
Elizabeth I
What was the cause of the Peasant Revolt of 1381?
Poll tax
Who was known as Bloody Mary?
Mary I
Who was imprisoned by Elizabeth for 19 years?
Mary Queen of Scots
Who was Henry VIII's only male heir?
Edward VI
Who was the Mother of Mary I?
Catherine of Aragon
Who was the mother of Elizabeth I?
Anne Boleyn
Who explored North America?
John Cabot
Who was the mother of Edward VI?
Jayne Seymour
Who was put to death with a cow's horn and a hot poker?
Edward II
Who was the archbishop that could not secure Henry VIII's divorce?
Thomas Wolsey
Who was the first Englishman to sail around the world?
Thomas Wolsey
Mary I married
Philip II
Which King put down a major Welsh rebellion led by Glyndwr?
Henry IV
Who founded the lollards?
Wycliffe
Henry VIII broke from the Catholic Church because
They wouldn't grant him a divorce, He wanted to confiscate Church lands
When did the Battle of Agincourt happen?
1415
How many french were killed in the battle of Agincourt?
7000
Who led the English in the battle of Agincourt?
Henry V
Who was the first Tudor king?
Henry VII
How did Henry VIII deal with people he didn't like?
Executioin
Exiled
Excommunicated
Who was king when the plauge happened?
Edward III
Julius Ceasar invaded Britan in
55 BC
Claudius invaded britan in
43 Ad
What group organized many revolts against the romans
Druids
Who was the Roman governor at the time of Boudicca's revolt?
Paulinas
What year did Roman troops withdraw from Britain?
410 AD
Who began invading Britain after Roman withdrawl?
Angles, Saxons, Jutes
Term for group of Saxon warriors loyal to the king
Comitatus
What germanic leaders were hired by the British and later conquered the Britons?
Hengist and Horsa
Saxon nobles?
Thanes
Saxon peasant free men?
Churls
First Christian king of Northumbria
Edwin
Main differencs between Roman catholic and celtic churches
Baptism
Easter
Pope
What king sponsored the Synod of Whitby
Oswy
Two kings that established mercia s the dominate power of england in?
Oswy
Oswald
Which king of wessex united all england for the first time since roman withdrawl?
Egbert
Viking ships were advance because of
Hulls
Keel
First Viking attack?
Lindesfarne
What year did the great army of danes arrive in england?
865
Leader of great army of danes
Guthrum
English king that defeated the Great Army
Alfred
Alfred became king when his brother ______ died
Ethelred
When Alfred conquered territories, he established
Burhs
Troops called to duty by Alfred?
Fyrd
When Guthrum was defeated he was forced to
become christian
Who conquered danelaw
Edward
Athelstan divided England into
Shires
Who started Danegeld?
Alfred
What was protection money paid to the vikings by the english
Danegeld
Who became king after Harold and Harthacnut?
Edward
Which viking defeated Ethelred to become king
Swein Forkbeard
When did william conquer england?
1066
Who did William defeat to become king
Godwinson
What type of government did william establish
Feudalism
What reforms were implemented by Henry I
Curia Regis
Ilinerant Justices
King's common law?
Curia regis
First plantagent king
Henry II
Henry II made what changes to trial
trial by jury
Henry II fought with the church over?
Putting clergy on trial
Beckett did what to Henry II?
Opposed
Henry II restored order in England by
Destroying illegal castles
Banishing foreign knights
What pope started crusades?
Urban II
Two possible locations for robin hood's activity
Sherwood
Barnesdale
Why were barons upset with King John?
Everything
Magna Carta gave freemen
Fair trials
King must obey law
Barons keep king in check
Henry III was considered
Weak king
Well educated
Who took control of England from Henry III
Simon de Monfort
Lead of first welsh revolt
LLewellyn
Who defeated english at bannock Burn and became king of scotland
William Wallace
Who built castles in wales to strengthen his hold
Robert Bruce
Who defeated the English at stirling brige
Robert Bruce
William wallace was a
noble
Who established the first Great Council
Simon de mofort
House of commons was comprised of
Kinghts and burgesses
House of lords?
Barons and bishops
Who regulated craft workers
guilds
Main funtion of parliment under Edward I
Taxation
Who challenged bruce clan to the scottish throne?
Balliol