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Why did Elizabeth believe it was a 'Godly deed' to act violently towards Ireland?

In this lesson, we will learn why the Elizabethans looked to colonise and control the island of Ireland and how this then provided the blueprint for the first English colonies in America.

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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.Was Roanoke a success or failure?

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Q2.What was a joint-stock company?

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Q3.Which of these did the English not trade with the Ottoman Empire for?

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Q4.What was the 'East India Company'?

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Q5.What did Sir John Hawkins fail to make a profit in?

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Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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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.Was Roanoke a success or failure?

1/5

Q2.What was a joint-stock company?

2/5

Q3.Which of these did the English not trade with the Ottoman Empire for?

3/5

Q4.What was the 'East India Company'?

4/5

Q5.What did Sir John Hawkins fail to make a profit in?

5/5

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Elizabeth I and Ireland

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What religion was most of the Irish population?

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Q2.Which king pronounced himself king of Ireland?

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Q3.In which area of Ireland was Hugh O'Neill a leader?

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Q4.Who were the 'Old English'?

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Q5.Which foreign nation also sent troops to Ireland?

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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.

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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Quiz:

Elizabeth I and Ireland

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What religion was most of the Irish population?

1/5

Q2.Which king pronounced himself king of Ireland?

2/5

Q3.In which area of Ireland was Hugh O'Neill a leader?

3/5

Q4.Who were the 'Old English'?

4/5

Q5.Which foreign nation also sent troops to Ireland?

5/5

Lesson summary: Why did Elizabeth believe it was a 'Godly deed' to act violently towards Ireland?

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