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Age of Reasoning Mini project
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A series of events that marked the emergence of modern science during the early modern period.
The split of the Catholic Church that introduced Protestantism
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of production and their operation for profit.
An economy in which decisions regarding investment, production, and distribution are based on supply and demand, and prices of goods and services are determined in a free price system.
The basic beliefs of this religion are that there is a God, Jesus is the son of God, and also believe in Heaven and Hell, and preach forgiveness.
Basics of Christianity
The basic beliefs of this religion are that there is a God, Allah, a prophet Muhammad, and a belief in 5 basic pillars
Basics of Islam
Enlightenment thinker know for Separation of Powers.
Enlightenment thinker associated with the ideas of a social contract and limited government.
A business or manufacturing activity carried on in a person's home.
Is a political ideology involving a combination of political democracy with social ownership of the means of production.
A political system by were the people rule often through elected representatives.
An intellectual and philosophical movement that dominated the world of ideas in Europe during the 18th century.
An international exchange of views, product, ideas, and other aspects of culture.
The economic theory that trade generates wealth.
Was a period in European history, from the 14th to the 17th century, regarded as the cultural bridge between the Middle Ages and modern history. It was a time of reviving the ideas of the Greeks and the Romans and challenging traditional ideas and believes.
A political and economic theory which advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole.
The most commonly spoken language or dialect in a country or region.
An intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the study of the humanities, which included grammar, rhetoric, poetry, moral philosophy, and history.
To gain or achieve something.
A technique of mural painting executed upon freshly laid lime plaster, in which Water is used as the vehicle for the dry-powder pigment to merge with the plaster, and with the setting of the plaster, the painting becomes an integral part of the wall.
A person, usually a soldier, that takes part in some sort of conflict that they were previously not involved with the main purpose of gaining money from doing so.
Of or characteristic of the middle class, typically with reference to its perceived materialistic values or conventional attitudes.
A citizen of a town or city, typically a member of the wealthy middle class.
A basic or essential part.
Having a distinctive quality or form.
A determining condition.
Having Commanding influence over, or exercise control over.
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives, and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch. (not democracy)
(typically of something regarded as good) become smaller, fewer, or less; decrease.
Artistic techniques used to give the effect of three-dimensional depth to two-dimensional surfaces.
a fact connected with or relevant to an event.
A depiction of someone or something in a work of art or literature.
Forming a necessary base or core.
Engaged in, expressing, or based on conjure rather than knowledge.
One of the largest branches of Protestantism that identifies with the teachings of Jesus Christ and was founded by Martin Luther, a 16th-century German reformer whose efforts to reform the theology and practice of the church launched the Protestant Reformation.
A famous philosopher, best known for his promotion of the scientific method.
a famous woman writer who wrote about how women could learn just as well as men, and helped popularize vernacular literature.
Christine de Pizan
He developed rules for deductive reasoning, developed a system for using letters as mathematical variables, and discovered how to plot points on a Cartesian plane.
A famous writer who is most known for his novel Candide. His true name is François-Marie Arouet but he is known by another name.
Was a statesman, author, publisher, scientist, inventor and diplomat. He also helped create the declaration of independence.
A famed italian poet, best known for his poem, La Divina Comedia (The divine comedy).
Identified with the Master of Flémalle, he was the first great master of Flemish and Early Netherlandish painting. His identity and the attribution of the paintings in the "Master of Flémalle" groupings have been a matter of controversy for decades.
A french philosopher, critic, and writer, who was best known for co-founding, and editing the Encyclopédie.
A German artist who made two trips to Italy and absorbed most of what the Italians could teach on the laws of perspective. Like the Italian artists of the High Renaissance, he tried to achieve a standard of ideal beauty that was based on careful examination of the human form.
It is said that the Renaissance period in art truly began with a painter whose nickname was Masaccio. His frescoes are the first masterpieces of the Early Renaissance. By mastering the laws of perspective, Masaccio was able to create the illusion of three dimensions rather than two, which led to a new realistic style. One of his most famous works is The Tribute Money which depicts the life of Saint Peter. The Tribute Money is one of the paintings Masaccio was commissioned to paint in the Brancacci Chapel in Florence.
Tommaso di Giovanni
It began in Italy in 1304 with authors such as Petrarch being born who searched out 'lost' ancient manuscripts.
The beginning of the Humanist movement
A term used to describe a period in European history marking the transition from the Middle Ages to modernity and covering the 15th and 16th centuries. It occurred after the Crisis of the Late Middle Ages and was associated with great social change.
A major movement within Western Christianity in 16th-century Europe that posed a religious and political challenge to the Catholic Church and in particular to papal authority, arising from what were perceived to be errors, abuses, and discrepancies by the Catholic Church.
A large pandemic that occurred at the beginning of the renaissance that killed off a large percentage of the European population. Ironically, it helped improve the economy.
The Bubonic Plague/Black Death
One of Masaccio's most famous frescoes, The Tribute Money was painted in 1425. It was painted in the Brancacci Chapel in Florence.
Masaccio painted The Tribute Money
On July 20th 1304 a person was born. He is commonly credited with the creation of humanism.
The birth of Francesco Petrarch
A painter was born on April 15, 1452. He is known as one of the greatest painters to ever live.
The birth of Leonardo da Vinci
In 1517, a list of bad things the church has done were posted on a door of a church by Martin Luther King.
The 95 theses get posted on a Church door
A man was born on November 10, 1483. He was one of the reasons for the reformation.
The birth of Martin Luther
In 1527 a large part of history ended with the fall of rome. The strains between Christian Faith and Classical humanism led to Mannerism in the latter part of the 16th century.
The end of the Renaissance
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