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Tudor History SUPER quiz

Test your knowledge of the Tudor dynasty of England! 30 Questions.

 
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1

How did the Tudor dynasty begin?

  • Henry VII was born to King Henry VI, making him the heir
  • Henry Tudor became King Henry VII at the Battle of Bosworth Field
  • Henry VIII married into the royal family of England

2

Before Henry VII became king, what English civil war was taking place?

  • The Wars of the Roses
  • The English Civil War
  • The Battle of Britain

3

Who did Henry VII marry?

  • Elizabeth I
  • Elizabeth Woodville
  • Elizabeth of York

4

Who was Henry VII's eldest son, and the heir to the throne?

  • Henry
  • Arthur
  • Edward

5

Henry VII's son Arthur married which princess?

  • Caroline of Denmark
  • Katharine of Aragon
  • Maria of France

6

When Henry VII died, who took his place?

  • Arthur I
  • Henry VIII
  • Edward VI

7

How many wives did Henry VIII famously have?

  • 2
  • 5
  • 6

8

Match these wives of Henry with their "motto"?

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Left

  • "The most happy"
  • "Bound to obey and serve"
  • "God sent me well to keep"
  • "No other will but his"

Right

  • Kathryn Howard
  • Jane Seymour
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Anne of Cleves

9

Henry's first wife, Katharine of Aragon, gave birth to which of Henry's children?

  • Mary
  • Elizabeth
  • Edward

10

Why did Henry seperate from the Catholic church?

  • He was tired of sitting through Mass
  • He wanted to be able to divorce his wife
  • He wanted to declare war on the Pope

11

Henry's second wife was?

  • Anne Boleyn
  • Jane Seymour
  • Kathryn Howard

12

Who was Anne Boleyn's child?

  • Mary
  • Elizabeth
  • Edward

13

How did Anne Boleyn die?

  • Childbirth
  • Illness
  • Execution

14

Henry VIII then married?

  • Jane Seymour
  • Anne of Cleves
  • Kathryn Howard

15

Match the wife to the nickname?

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Left

  • "Plain Jane"
  • "The Flanders Mare"
  • "Nan Bullen" or "The Concubine"
  • "The Rose Without a Thorn"

Right

  • Anne of Cleves
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Kathryn Howard
  • Jane Seymour

16

Jane Seymour, the third wife, had which of Henry's children?

  • Mary
  • Elizabeth
  • Edward

17

Place the next three wives in order. (Jane Seymour is included as well.)?

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  • Katherine Parr
  • Kathryn Howard
  • Anne of Cleves
  • Jane Seymour

18

When Henry VIII died, he left his three children and his niece as heirs to the throne. In what order would they succeed to the throne?

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  • Jane Grey
  • Edward
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

19

Who was Edward VI's "Lord Protector"?

  • Thomas Seymour
  • Edward Seymour
  • Thomas Cranmer

20

Who became queen after Edward?

  • Mary I
  • Lady Jane Grey
  • Elizabeth I

21

Why was Jane Grey executed?

  • She cheated on her husband
  • She was accused of taking part in a Protestant uprising
  • She tried to kill Edward

22

What was Mary I's nickname?

  • Her Majesty
  • Bloody Mary
  • The Virgin Mary

23

Who did Mary marry?

  • Guilford Dudley
  • Henry II of France
  • Phillip II of Spain

24

What did Elizabeth apparently say when she found out that she was queen?

  • "Yay!"
  • "This is the Lord's doing, and it is marvelous in our eyes!"
  • "I have the body of a weak, feeble woman, but I have the heart and stomach of a king!"

25

Elizabeth I is known as what?

  • The Virgin Queen
  • Bloody Mary
  • Lizzie

26

Elizabeth I ruled for how many years?

  • 25
  • 45
  • 59

27

Time for a recap: match the parent with the child?

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Left

  • Henry VII
  • Henry VIII
  • Katherine of Aragon
  • Anne Boleyn

Right

  • Edward VI
  • Mary I
  • Elizabeth I
  • Henry VIII

28

Altogether, the Tudor dynasty ruled for how many years?

  • 205
  • 50
  • 118

29

What was the symbol of the House of Tudor?

  • "The Tudor Rose"
  • A unicorn with a green and white striped horn
  • "The Tudor Tree"

30

How many monarchs ruled in the House of Tudor?

  • 5
  • 6
  • 7

 

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