How bad were Elizabeth's financial problems?

This lesson examines the finances of the Crown and the financial problems that Elizabeth faced.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What was the name given to Elizabeth's closest group of advisors?

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Q2.Which of Elizabeth's Privy Councillors did Elizabeth allegedly have a romantic relationship with?

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Q3.Which Privy Councillor was Elizabeth's chief spymaster?

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Q4.Which strategy did Elizabeth use to control members of her Privy Council?

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Q5.Elizabeth had to rely on governance in the local areas of the country to maintain control. What was each small area of England known as?

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Q6.Which member of local government was responsible for keeping social justice in each county?

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Q7.Which member of local government was responsible for controlling the local militia?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What was the name given to Elizabeth's closest group of advisors?

1/7

Q2.Which of Elizabeth's Privy Councillors did Elizabeth allegedly have a romantic relationship with?

2/7

Q3.Which Privy Councillor was Elizabeth's chief spymaster?

3/7

Q4.Which strategy did Elizabeth use to control members of her Privy Council?

4/7

Q5.Elizabeth had to rely on governance in the local areas of the country to maintain control. What was each small area of England known as?

5/7

Q6.Which member of local government was responsible for keeping social justice in each county?

6/7

Q7.Which member of local government was responsible for controlling the local militia?

7/7

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Quiz:

Elizabeth's financial problems

Complete these 5 questions to check your understanding of today's lesson.

Q1.What was the name of the financial support Elizabeth received from Parliament?

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Q2.Which was the main source of income for the monarch?

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Q3.Apart from granting subsidies, what was the other main function of Parliament during Elizabeth's reign?

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Q4.Why was money an issue for Elizabeth in 1558?

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Q5.How much debt was Elizabeth left with at the beginning of her reign?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Elizabeth's financial problems

Complete these 5 questions to check your understanding of today's lesson.

Q1.What was the name of the financial support Elizabeth received from Parliament?

1/5

Q2.Which was the main source of income for the monarch?

2/5

Q3.Apart from granting subsidies, what was the other main function of Parliament during Elizabeth's reign?

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Q4.Why was money an issue for Elizabeth in 1558?

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Q5.How much debt was Elizabeth left with at the beginning of her reign?

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Lesson summary: How bad were Elizabeth's financial problems?

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