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  1. Henry III
  2. Elizabeth I
  3. Babington Plot
  4. Rembrandt
  5. Sir Francis Drake
  1. a son of Henry II of France and the last Valois to be king of France (1551-1589)
  2. b Queen Elizabeth I was plotted to be assinated by her cousin Mary Queen of Scots and has her beheaded for it
  3. c Dutch painter, who painted portraits of wealthy middle-class merchants and used sharp contrasts of light and shadow to draw attention to his focus
  4. d English explorer and admiral who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe and who helped to defeat the Spanish Armada (1540-1596)
  5. e Tudor Queen of England. Succeeded Mary I in 1558 and ruled until 1603. In addition to leading the defeat of the Spanish Armada and developing England into a world power, she strengthened Protestantism. Daughter of Henry VIII.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Religious movement of the Late Middle Ages that appeared at the same time with Christian Humanism. Recommended a more individual attitude towards belief and religion and was especially prominent in Dutch cities during the 14th and 15th centuries. Regarded sometimes as a contribution to Lutheranism and Calvinism. Major influence upon Erasmus, who was brought up in this tradition.
  2. English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)
  3. Mass slaying of Huguenots (Calvinists) in Paris, on Saint Bartholomew's Day, 1572.
  4. Do not support birth control
  5. Spanish writer best remembered for 'Don Quixote' which satirizes chivalry and influenced the development of the novel form (1547-1616)

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  1. Cloisterswrote the Book of Common Prayer


  2. German Peasant RevoltDominican Friar who was famous for selling indulgences


  3. Nuclear Familya family consisting of parents and their children and grandparents of a marital partner


  4. Wet NursingThe hiring of a servant, often with little or no contract, to nurse the child of the hiring, and more wealthy family at the expense of her own newly born child. This became a very wide-spread and flourishing business all over Europe in the 18th century. The nurses needed the money that many upper class women would gladly provide for the freedom from such a tiring and unsightly chore as nursing. [p. 667]


  5. Duke of Albahated man by the Netherlands; chosen by Philip II to suppress the revolt in the Netherlands