Quiz: How Well Do You Remember "Elizabeth?"

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"I may be a woman, Sir William, but if I choose I have the heart of a man! I am my father's daughter. I am not afraid of anything."

Movie quiz on the opulent 1998 film "Elizabeth." Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Joseph Fiennes. Movie quiz about the movie "Elizabeth".

 May 10, 2016
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Why was Protestant Princess Elizabeth born during such a dangerous time?
Her Catholic sister Mary was Queen and killing Protestants
England was very disorganizied after the death of King Henry VIII
England was at constant risk of attack by Spain or France
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What does the Earl of Sussex say when he gives her the dead queen's ring?
"All hail the great sovereign, Queen Elizabeth."
"May the sun rise anew upon England."
"A Queen is dead. Long live the Queen."
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Who is Elizabeth's confidante and not so very secret lover?
John Ballard
Thomas Elyot
Robert Dudley
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Who becomes Elizabeth's most ruthless and valuable advisor?
Francis Walsingham, a Protestant returned from exile
William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley, a father figure and experienced diplomat
Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk, Protestant and fierce protector
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Her advisors insist that she marry to make an heir. Who is not suggested?
Archduke Charles of Austria, a terrible stutterer
King Phillip of Spain, her dead sister's husband
Henry, Duc d'Anjou of France, a cross-dresser
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What is the first great example of her wit and skills at diplomacy?
She asks the French ambassador why her suitor has a garrison in Scotland
Mocking a Lord for being divorced and joking about being a woman
Teasing the nobles by saying she should marry both France and England
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What disaster shows Elizabeth is still weak and needs better advisors?
She is almost assassinated because she does not have enough guards
Her Act of Uniformity causes all of her enemies to show their colors
Children are sent to fight the French in Scotland and are slaughtered
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There were many plots to assassinate Elizabeth. Which was not one?
She received a poisoned dress that killed one of her ladies in waiting
Her food was poisoned and her "taster" died unpleasantly
They tried to kill her with arrows on a romantic night on the Thames
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What did Elizabeth do to anger the Vatican enough to arrange death plots?
She imprisoned Catholics that Walsingham informed her about
She forbade the use of crucifixes and re-wrote the Bible
The Act of Uniformity, creating one Church of England
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How does Walsingham first teach Elizabeth to strike enemies without fear?
Walsingham romances and kills Mary de Guise, who wants her throne
She tortures the priest carrying letters from the Vatican
Locking up the five priests who will vote against The Act of Uniformity
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How does Robert Dudley betray Elizabeth and become a traitor?
He is married and has allied with Catholics plotting against her
He is angry and allies himself with Norfolk, her worst enemy
The Vatican bribes him to murder her in her bed
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What does Elizabeth not learn after torturing the priest from Rome?
That one of her ladies is Mary, Queen of Scots in disguise
The names of all conspirators plotting against her
Norfolk will be king if he weds Mary, Queen of Scots
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Elizabeth executes all of her enemies except for Robert Dudley. Why?
To make his life miserable until his death
Because despite everything, she still loved him
To remind herself how close she came to death
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How does Elizabeth recreate her image and become a Divine Monarch?
She is always ruthless, and public torture is performed by the Church
She has used piracy to pillage and plunder and make England rich
She models herself on the Virgin Mary, becoming "The Virgin Queen"
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What is her final statement, solidifying her rule as "The Golden Age?"
"Observe, Lord Burghley, I am married... to England."
"I have rid England of her enemies."
"Kat... I have become a virgin."
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