How was Elizabethan society structured and what challenges did it pose?

This lesson looks at the hierarchical structure of Elizabethan society and why this was important for maintaining order during her reign. This lesson will also explore the challenges that different groups in society posed to Elizabeth.

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Question 5

Q1.In which year did Elizabeth become Queen?

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Q2.Who was the father of Elizabeth I?

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Q3.Who was the mother of Elizabeth I?

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Q4.Who also had a strong claim to the English throne when Elizabeth became Queen?

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Q5.Female monarchs in the 16th Century (Tudor period) were usually regarded as which of the following options?

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.In which year did Elizabeth become Queen?

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Q2.Who was the father of Elizabeth I?

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Q3.Who was the mother of Elizabeth I?

3/5

Q4.Who also had a strong claim to the English throne when Elizabeth became Queen?

4/5

Q5.Female monarchs in the 16th Century (Tudor period) were usually regarded as which of the following options?

5/5

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Quiz:

Elizabethan Society

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What term can be used to describe the structure of Elizabethan society?

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Q2.Which group in society grew in importance during Elizabethan's reign?

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Q3.Which group made up nearly 50% of the population?

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Q4.Which group of people sometimes owned a small portion of land?

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Q5.Which group of people had the power to raise an army?

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Quiz:

Elizabethan Society

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What term can be used to describe the structure of Elizabethan society?

1/5

Q2.Which group in society grew in importance during Elizabethan's reign?

2/5

Q3.Which group made up nearly 50% of the population?

3/5

Q4.Which group of people sometimes owned a small portion of land?

4/5

Q5.Which group of people had the power to raise an army?

5/5

Lesson summary: How was Elizabethan society structured and what challenges did it pose?

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