Source 1(a)

An extract from a warrant, a document giving a royal command.

Forasmuch as our Great Seal of England by much use and wearing waxing unserviceable, we have resolved that a new Great Seal shalbe made…

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  1. Can you find these words in this part of the document?
  • Great Seale of England
  • much use
  • wearing
  • new
  • made
  1. Now read the transcript.
  2. Why does a second Great Seal need to be made?
  3. Can you put this sentence from the document into your own words?