5 Written questions
3 Matching questions
- The Globe
- a ...
- b a long work of fiction
- c Theater that William Shakespeare owned and wrote plays for.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a verse form consisting of 14 lines with a fixed rhyme scheme
- Built by Shakespeare and investors. Could hold several thousand people. Poor stood on ground (1 penny) and wealthy sat in balconies- as much as 3 pennies, or on the stage. Theater- open air, no lighting, trapdoors/rigging. Only male actors. The theater closed at specific intervals due to plague and actually burned and was rebuilt but the Puritans closed it down later. The New Globe is very similar to original.
- literary work by Boccaccio which was composed of 100 vulgar tales told by three men and seven women in a country retreat from the plague that ravaged Florence in 1348; both a stringing social commentary (sexual/economic misconduct) and a sympathetic look at human behavior
5 True/False questions
Divine Justice → ...
Johannes Gutenberg (movable type) → ...
Harrowing of hell (Dante) → the period from 1000 to 1300 in which the church had a key role shaping the new world
Folk epic → a verse form consisting of 14 lines with a fixed rhyme scheme
Feudalism → a philosophy in which interests and values of human beings are of primary importance