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- Desiderius Erasmus
- The Fronde
- a Dutch humanist and theologian who was the leading Renaissance scholar of northern Europe although his criticisms of the Church led to the Reformation, he opposed violence and condemned Martin Luther. He wrote The Praise of Folly
- b a french rebellion that was caused by Mazarin's attempt to increase royal revenue and expand state bureaucracy, caused Louis XIV to distrust the state and turn to absolutism
- c an intellectual movement that drove the Renaissance, an intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that focused on education and the classics
- d French political philosopher who advocated the separation of executive and legislative and judicial powers (1689-1755)
- e a finance minister under Louis XIV that applied mercantilism to France to help increase revenue
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- German monk who became one of the most famous critics of the Roman Catholic Chruch. In 1517, he wrote 95 theses, or statements of belief attacking the church practices.
- Swiss theologian whose sermons began the Reformation in Switzerland (1484-1531)
- Queen who succeeded Edward VI and attempted to return Catholicism to England by persecuting Protestants.
- son of James I who was King of England and Scotland and Ireland; was deposed and executed by Oliver Cromwell
- Charles V's assembly of German estates that declared Luther's teachings heretical.
5 True/False Questions
Italian City-states → time of transition from medieval to modern times characterized by intellectual and political expansion as well as the rebirth of culture
Galileo → Italian Renaissance painter; he painted frescoes, his most famous being The School of Athens.
Richelieu → architect of French absolutism who was prominent church official, served as chief minister to King Louis XIII from 1624- 1642, worked to undermine power of nobles and enhance that of the king, built large bureaucracy, attacked French Calvinists
Constitutionalism → government in which power is distributed and limited by a system of laws that must be obeyed by the rulers
Northern Renaissance → the movement in Art in Germany and Flanders that reflected greater religious tones; , Emphasized Critical Thinking, Developed Christian Humanism criticizing the church & society, Painting/ Woodcuts/Literature