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The English Bill of Rights Worksheet


1. What was the purpose of The English Bill of Rights?

2. What two monarchs accepted the limits placed on their power?

3. What philosophy was done away with in England when William and Mary accepted the Bill of Rights?

4. List three things listed in the English Bill of Rights done by James II.

5. What reasons are stated in the English Bill of Rights for giving William of Orange Power?

6. List three things that the monarch cannot do under the English Bill of Rights.

7. What rights are given to Protestants in the English Bill of Rights

8. What does the English Bill of Rights say about how often parliament should meet?.

9. According to the English Bill of Rights, can an English monarch be a Catholic or marry a Catholic?

10. What other two laws were passed in 1689 and 1694?