5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Charles VIII
- Martin Luther
- a Florentine painter who gave up the stiff Byzantine style and developed a more naturalistic style
- b French king, invited by Sforza to invade Florence, fought over Italy with Ferdinand of Aragon in the first of many French Italian wars. In 1494, he controlled Florence, the Papal States, and Naples.
- c a 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.
- d Wrote The Courtier which was about education and manners and had a great influence. It said that an upper class, educated man should know many academic subjects and should be trained in music, dance, and art.
- e releases or exemptions from obligations
5 Multiple choice questions
- Italian painter whose many paintings exemplify the ideals of the High Renaissance (1483-1520), produced "works of harmony, beauty and serenity"
- a document drawn up in 1555 to defend the catholicity of Lutheran doctrine and to justify innovations in Lutheran practice
- Florentine architect who was the first great architect of the Italian Renaissance (1377-1446)
- This was an artist who led the way for Renaissance masters from his David sculpture and his painting of the Sistine Chapel ceiling
- Document written by Martin Luther and posted on a church door in Germany that listed 95 things that Luther saw wrong with the church
5 True/False questions
Henry II → king of France from 1547 to 1559, lost war to the Hapsburgs
Diet of Worms → (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.
Titian → Greatest Renaissance painter in Venice, used vivid color and movement, which was the opposite of the subtle colors and static figures in Florentine paintings.
Louis XII → (1461-1483) French king, nicknamed the"Spider King," manipulated the Estates-General to gain a permanent taille, took over part of Burgandy when Charles the Bold died
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).