Kleine- World History Chapter 13 Quiz

11 Questions

Settings
Please wait...
World History Quizzes & Trivia

In case you are a History student out there who are almost doing their exams and need practice take this quiz. It is specifically designed to help you find out what you retained from past studies.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What major theme of the Northern Renaissance did German artist Albrecht Duerer display in his engravings?
    • A. 

      Religious upheaval

    • B. 

      Peasant life

    • C. 

      Women's rights

    • D. 

      Social art

  • 2. 
    What resulted from the Peace of Augsburg in 1555?
    • A. 

      Martin Luther was forced to recant his 95 Theses.

    • B. 

      The Catholic Church stopped selling indulgences.

    • C. 

      Martin Luther was excommunicated from the Church.

    • D. 

      Each German prince could decide the religion in his land.

  • 3. 
    Humanist scholars differed from medieval thinkers in that Humanists:
    • A. 

      Used Latin as the language for scholarship.

    • B. 

      Tended to focus on more spiritual subjects.

    • C. 

      Rejected the learning of Greece and Rome.

    • D. 

      Tended to focus on more worldly subjects.

  • 4. 
    In the 1600s Robert Boyle's work transformed the field of:
    • A. 

      Astronomy

    • B. 

      Medicine

    • C. 

      Chemistry

    • D. 

      Philosophy

  • 5. 
    The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa were works of the great artist:
    • A. 

      Michelangelo

    • B. 

      Botticelli

    • C. 

      Raphael

    • D. 

      Da Vinci

  • 6. 
    Which of the following describes the ideal woman according to Italian writer Castiglione?
    • A. 

      Her inner goodness transcends her outer beauty.

    • B. 

      Her outer beauty is a reflection of her inner goodness.

    • C. 

      She should have knowledge of literature and history.

    • D. 

      She should be athletic but not muscular.

  • 7. 
    The inventor who perfected the microscope and was the first to see cells and microorganisms was:
    • A. 

      Anton van Leeuwenhoek

    • B. 

      Ambroise Pare

    • C. 

      Andreas Vesalius

    • D. 

      Robert Boyle

  • 8. 
    What triggered the events that led to the development of the Church of England?
    • A. 

      The pope would not end corruption.

    • B. 

      Henry VIII wanted a divorce.

    • C. 

      Henry VIII converted to Lutheranism.

    • D. 

      The pope rejected the Act of Supremacy.

  • 9. 
    In the scientific method, a hypothesis is a:
    • A. 

      Conclusion that shouldn't be questioned.

    • B. 

      Possible explanation that should be tested.

    • C. 

      Truth that leads to deeper understanding.

    • D. 

      Truth known at the beginning of inquiry.

  • 10. 
    How did Martin Luther react when he found out peasants were rebelling against the nobles for social change in his name?
    • A. 

      He denounced the peasants and the rebellion was crushed.

    • B. 

      He supported the peasants and overthrew the nobles.

    • C. 

      He made a public statement that he would not take sides.

    • D. 

      He offered to negotiate a compromise between both sides.