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What is the name of the Queen of Scots
Who combined Scotland's flag with England's flag (commissioned the Union Jack)
Who did Shakespeare marry?
It is ___________ who establishes balance between Protestants and Catholics
Who appoints several Scotsmen in high positions when he becomes King
During the Medieval England, the clergy spoke
During the Medieval England, the Catholic Church was very
Edward VI: Son of ___________
Pope Gregory sent St _____________ to settle in Canterbury
Mary was known for burning ____________
Under James, England and Scotland went through an _____ Crisis, which Shakespeare used for his plays
During the Medieval England, the aristocrats spoke
Mary's religion
Under who's rule did the Gunpower Plot occur
The last time England was invaded was at the Battle of _______
When was the Renaissance Period?
When Mary becomes queen, she makes the practicing religion in England ___________
James I / VI, while returning from his honeymoon with his Scandinavian bride, blamed ______ for his boat almost sinking
How long was Mary imprisoned for?
England's original language was ______
When the King/Queen owns land and the commoners rent it out, it is called
The first written poem is:
The Romans in England spoke _______
Mary: Mother was from __________
HintAnswer
How old is Elizabeth I when she becomes Queen
England was invaded by the __________ in 1066
The Romans ruled England for over _____ years
Mary is known as __________
Under who's monarchy did a civil car erupt?
The rise of the Renaissance was under the ....
Elizabeth: Daughter of ____________
After the Romans left, England was invaded by the _________ tribes
Who fails to maintain balance between England and Scotland
What religion were the people of the Gunpower Plot
Henry VIII wants to divorce __________
Who was the father of Mary, Elizabeth, and Edward
The Normans spoke ___________
After Mary died, _________ became queen
After Henry VIII died, _______ became king
Who had the Queen of Scots imprisoned and killed
When the ______Empire collapsed, they left, leaving England vulnerable
When Mary dies, Elizabeth changes the English religion to
During the Medieval England, the ______ plague was common
The name of one Germanic tribe is: A____
During the Medieval England, the common folk spoke
The combination of Celtic and Anglo-Saxon/Germanic is called '___________ English'
Henry VIII forms the ________ Church to oppose the Pope
The original name for England was
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Under which king/queen did England become a commonwealth under the rule of Parliament
During the Medieval England, the printing press was invented by
The name of another Germanic tribe is: S____
The height of the Renaissance period was under
Elizabeth's religion
The Anglo-Saxons drove out the Celts to:
The first empire to invade England was the _________
After Edward died, _______ became queen
St _____________'s monks copied the Bible by hand during the Dark Ages
The Normans were lead by ______________
During the Medieval England, there was the 100 Years War with _________
After Elizabeth died _________ became king
The decline of the Renaissance period is under the _______
Which country was always ahead of England in Fashion/Discoveries/ Architecture
The printing press was invented in
It was _______ The Great who brought England together
Mary: Daughter of ________
During the Dark Ages, England is _____________(religion)
Who was the most famous member of the Gunpower Plot
When James I/VI becomes King, he appoints Shakespeare as a
England was originally inhabited by the _____
The hybrid of Norman French, Latin, and Anglo-Saxon/Germanic was called '_____ English'

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