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

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