5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Printing Press
- Avignon Exile
- Henry II
- Henry VII
- a king of France from 1547 to 1559, lost war to the Hapsburgs
- b The first Tudor king that worked to establish a strong monarchical government and ended the private wars of nobles in England.
- c invented by Johann Gutenberg in 1454; first book was Gutenberg Bible; changed private and public lives of Europeans; used for war declarations, battle accounts, treaties, propaganda; laid basis for formation of distinct political parties; enhanced literacy, people sought books on all subjects
- d Babylonian captivity, 1309 Pope Clement IV moved the Papacy from Rome to France, the popes are subservient to the king and run into money problems, causes the Great Schism
- e favoritism shown to relatives or close friends by those in power (as by giving them jobs), control by a particular family
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- (1304-1374) Father of the Renaissance. He believed the first two centuries of the Roman Empire to represent the peak in the development of human civilization.
- (1313-1375) Wrote the Decameron which tells about ambitious merchants, portrays a sensual, and worldly society.
- This young french ruler appointed Cardinal Armand Richelieu as his cheif minister to beat back the power of the Huguenots and strengthen the absolute power of the monarch.
- This was an artist who led the way for Renaissance masters from his David sculpture and his painting of the Sistine Chapel ceiling
- (1401-1428) A painter who used the inspiration of the ancients to put a new emphasis on nature
5 True/False Questions
Charles V → Holy Roman emperor (1519-1558) and king of Spain as Charles I (1516-1556). He summoned the Diet of Worms (1521) and the Council of Trent (1545-1563).
Incelebacy → Selling of forgiveness by the Catholic Church. It was common practice when the church needed to raise money.
Pluralism → a renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied classical texts and focused on human potential and achievements
Giotto → Florentine painter who gave up the stiff Byzantine style and developed a more naturalistic style
Brunelleschi → King of France; a Renaissance monarch; patron of the arts; imposed new controls on the Catholic church; ally of the Ottoman sultan against the Holy Roman emperor.