He expanded the Royal Navy considerably. (15/17)

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Fearing military threats and an invasion from overseas, Henry expanded and improved the Royal Navy considerably, and it is estimated to have grown roughly ten times under his reign and leadership. When his father, Henry VII died, there were five royal warships. By the time of Henry VIII’s death, this number expanded to more than fifty. Furthermore, he ordered the construction of a great many dockyards, storehouses and technical improvements for his warships.

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He fought many wars. (14/17)

He became immobile in later life. (16/17)