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Elizabeth I's Early Life Quiz

Elizabeth I's Early Life Quiz

Check that you have understood the facts about Elizabeth's early life by filling in the missing spaces using the words below:

six - 1547 - illegitimate - 1533 - Jane Seymour - Protestantism - Thomas Seymour - 1558 - 2 and half - imprisoned - Anne Boleyn

Elizabeth was born in ______ . Her parents were Henry VIII and ______. Her mother was beheaded when she was ______ years old and she was declared ______. Henry's new queen ______ was kind to her but she died when Elizabeth was ______ years old. After Henry VIII's death in ______ he was taken in by Henry's sixth and surviving wife, Katherine Parr but had to leave because Katherine's husband ______ was paying her too much attention.

Elizabeth's brother Edward had changed the religion of England to ______ . After he died , Elizabeth's sister Mary became queen. Mary was a Catholic and saw Elizabeth, a Protestant, as a threat. Elizabeth was ______.

When Mary died in ______ Elizabeth became queen of England.

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