elizabethan_period_history

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  1. elizabethan period?
    • golden age
    • 1485-1603
  2. henry 7th?
    • first monarch in elizabethan period
    • from tudor family
    • eldest son is arthur
  3. catherine of argon?
    • parents: king ferdinand and isabella
    • married to henry 7th first, than marries henry 8th after he dies
  4. catherines kids?
    1 girl - mary
  5. Henry 8th?
    • creates his own church of england and marries anne boleyn
    • child is elizabeth
  6. How many wives did henry 8th have?
    • 6
    • catherine
    • anne boleyn
    • jane seymour
    • anne of cleaves
    • catherine howard
    • catherine parr
  7. Anne boleyn?
    killed by henry because she didnt have a boy
  8. jane seymour?
    • 3rd wife
    • gives him the boy he always wanted, but dies 2 months later
  9. anne of cleaves?
    wants nothing to do with her cause her face was scarred very badly
  10. catherine howard?
    • 5th wife
    • she was very young, and had affairs with others so she got executed
  11. catherine parr?
    • 6th wife
    • outlives henry
  12. edward 6th?
    • 1547-1553
    • got throne at 9, died at 15 years old from tuberculosis
    • names lady jane grey as his successor
  13. Lady jane grey?
    • ed 6th successor
    • 16 yrs old when she gets throne
    • is queen for 9 days, but then marys forces come in and execute her
  14. mary?
    • married to phillip of spain
    • bloody mary
    • is catholic and wants everyone to be catholic
    • burns 300 people at the stake
    • dies from tuberculosis
  15. elizabeth?
    • 1558-1603
    • virgin queen
    • strong personality
    • died in 1603 and had no successor
  16. 1588?
    defeats the spanish armada
  17. Who was elizabeth threatned by?what did she do?
    • mary queen of scots
    • she chopped off mary's head
  18. Elizabeth's successor?
    • James 6th of scotland
    • (son of mary queen of scots)
  19. tower of london?
    built by william the conqueror in 1067
  20. elizabeth's 2 main men?
    • francis drake
    • sir walter riley
  21. state named after elizabeth?
    virginia
  22. golden hind?
    sir francis drake's ship
  23. tower of london?
    houses the lord mayor
  24. london is governed by?
    • council of alderman
    • lord mayor
  25. where are the crown jewels kept?
    tower of london
  26. crown jewels?
    • priceless
    • not insured, and cant be replaced
  27. London bridge?
    little community that used to be bustling
  28. London?
    • 200,000 people lived there
    • led to another plague because it was unsanitary
  29. 1591-1592
    theatres and large places were closed to large crowds to prevent spread of plague
  30. Lymee?
    if you ate citrus things, you wouldnt get scurvy
  31. way of presenting a play?
    acting troops would act on a wagon
  32. example of pastoral convention?
    • passionate shepard to his love
    • nymphs reply
  33. drama plays?
    shakespeare
  34. sonnet?
    14 lines
  35. sir thomas wyatt?
    went to italy and brought back 14 line poem
  36. petrachan?
    • broken up into an octet and a sestet
    • rhyme scheme: ABBA ABBA CDE CDE
  37. elizabethan/shakespeare sonnet?
    • 3 quatraines and a couplet
    • rhyme scheme: ABAB CDCD EFEF GG
  38. allington castle?
    sir thomas wyattt's castle
  39. mary rose?
    henry 8th's ship
  40. christopher marlow?
    murdered for being a govt spy at age 29
  41. Sir walter raleigh?
    • pirate
    • queen elizabeth's favorite
    • names virginia after her
    • brought tobacco to europe
  42. edmund spenser?
    wrote Amaretti
  43. amaretti?
    a series of love poems for spensers wife

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