Explorer credited for being the first to circumnavigate the world.
Explorer who sailed for Spain looking for a passage to India but instead found the New World.
Navigational instrument developed during the Renaissance that came from the Chinese showing direction. They were used with an hourglass.
Navigational instrument developed during the Renaissance from the Arabians that used stars and planets to find the location.
Technology developed during the Renaissance allowing for faster speed and more control over direction of a ship's travel.
Technology developed during the Renaissance using latitude and longitude.
Intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the study of the humanities, including grammar, rhetoric, poetry, moral philosophy, and history.
This was used to make Renaissance art more realistic.
Printer who used movable type and the printing press.
Italian master painter, sculptor, architect, and engineer who painted the Mona Lisa and the Last Supper, and was born in 1452.
Religious movement of the 16th century that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churches.
sale of indulgences
One of the largest causes of the Reformation.
German monk who wrote a list of complaints against the Catholic Church and nailed them to a church's door.
Document that forced King John to give up some powers to Parliament in England.
Divine Right of Kings
Idea that kings receive their power from God and are responsible only to God.
English Civil War
Armed conflict between the Cavaliers, who supported Charles I, and the Roundheads, who supported Oliver Cromwell. Resulted in the formation of a commonwealth and the execution of Charles I.
The gathering of an army by Mary, the daughter of James II, and her Dutch husband William, which led to the fleeing of James II. Resulted in the Bill of Rights after William and Mary took power.