Disraeli Leap in the Dark Worksheet


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Lesson Snapshot:

  • Why was the Reform Act of 1867 so much more radical than the original bill proposed by Disraeli in 1866 and rejected by the majority of his Party?
  • The initial proposal in 1866
  • The passage of the Bill through Parliament 1867
  • Radical amendments
  • Overall assessment of Disraeli
  • Arguments in favor of the assertion that it was a ‘leap in the dark’
  • Arguments against the assertion
  • Was the Act that radical?

Worksheet Task:

  • Aimed at Students studying across AS/A2 or equivalent
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  • Use as you wish in the classroom or home environment
  • Use with other British History Lessons & Resources
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