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  1. vernacular
  2. Lutheran
  3. secular
  4. Renaissance
  5. William Shakespeare
  1. a The great period of rebirth in art, literature, and learning in the 14th-16th centuries, which marked the transition into the modern periods of European history
  2. b worldly; not pertaining to church matters or religion; temporal
  3. c a member of a Protestant church founded on the teachings of Martin Luther
  4. d the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from literary language)
  5. e Greatest of Renaissance authors in Elizabethan England, he reflected ideals of Greek and Roman culture, and humanism. His comedies, tragedies, histories and sonnets were all written in the English vernacular.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. German printer who was the first in Europe to print using movable type and the first to use a press (1400-1468)
  2. three dimensions on a flat surface
  3. during the Reformation, a Protestant group that believed in baptizing only those persons who were old enough to decide to be Christian and in separation of church and state.
  4. Also known as the Society of Jesus; founded by Ignatius Loyola (1491-1556) as a teaching and missionary order to resist the spread of Protestantism.
  5. declare invalid

5 True/False questions

  1. Calvinisman intellectual movement at the heart of the Renaissance that focused on education and the classics


  2. ProtestantChristians who belonged to non-catholic churches


  3. humanisma body of religious teachings based on the ideas of the reformer John Calvin


  4. Council of TrentThis was the meeting called by Pope Paul III that secured reconciliation with the Protestants


  5. indulgencethe remission by the pope of the temporal punishment in purgatory that is still due for sins even after absolution