Ultimate History Questions Trivia Knowledge Test! Quiz

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Ultimate History Questions Trivia Knowledge Test! Quiz

Welcome to the Ultimate History Questions Trivia Knowledge Test! Everything on earth has and histories even the tiny rock on the street. What do you know about the history of some countries, the struggles they went through, and their achievements? Do take up this quiz and get to find out for sure as you learn some new things.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Renaisssance was a burst of:
    • A. 

      Art

    • B. 

      Theatre

    • C. 

      Literature

    • D. 

      Thought

  • 2. 
    "Renaissance" means 
  • 3. 
    What is humanism?
    • A. 

      Indiviualism

    • B. 

      Critisism

    • C. 

      Skepticism

    • D. 

      Socialism

  • 4. 
    What is secular?
    • A. 

      Church > Government

    • B. 

      Spiritual > Worldly

    • C. 

      Worldly > Spiritual

    • D. 

      Government > Church

  • 5. 
    What is the Patron of the Arts?
    • A. 

      Seller of the arts

    • B. 

      Destroyer of the arts

    • C. 

      Opposer of the arts

    • D. 

      Creator/supporter of the arts

  • 6. 
    The renaissance man believed that their role was to manage the family and be very skilled in 1 area.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The renaissance woman was the inspiration for the arts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Painted the Sistine Chapel and sculpted the Marble statue.
  • 9. 
    Bronze statue of David
  • 10. 
    Mona Lisa, The Last Supper, fascinated with the human body(last name)
  • 11. 
    Madonna and Child
  • 12. 
    Written in the native tongue.
  • 13. 
    Wrote the Prince, preserve authority, it is better for a leader to be feared rather than loved. 
  • 14. 
    Made woodcuts and engravings. Focused on religion and myth. (last name)
  • 15. 
    Painted large groups of people, focused on everyday life, color, and detail. 
  • 16. 
    The praise of folly
  • 17. 
    Utopia- Ideal society
  • 18. 
    Who improved the printing press with movable type?
  • 19. 
    The reformation was caused by the Church focusing on personal pleasures, having corrupt leaders, and selling indulgences.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Who created the 95 theses?
  • 21. 
    What did Martin Luther do to make a statement?
    • A. 

      Read the 95 theses in front of the whole town

    • B. 

      Had secret meetings discusing the 95 theses

    • C. 

      Nailed the 95 theses to the church door

    • D. 

      Handed the 95 theses out to people

  • 22. 
    The edict of worms banned the writings of 
  • 23. 
    The popes react to Martin Luther
    • A. 

      Threatened Excommunication

    • B. 

      Killed him

    • C. 

      Agreed with him

    • D. 

      Made the edict of worms

  • 24. 
    What new religion was made from the acts of Martin Luther?
  • 25. 
    The peace of Augsburg stated that the rulers would decide religion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    What is an annul?
    • A. 

      Handing over power to another ruler

    • B. 

      Saying that the marriage never occured

    • C. 

      Ridding of a religion

    • D. 

      Borrowing money from a country

  • 27. 
    Henry VIII first wife, ____, had a lot of miscarriages, but ended up having a daughter, ____ (put a space between answers)
  • 28. 
    When Henry asked the pope for an annul, the pope said no. So Henry switched from Catholic to ________. Then he passes the ____ of __________, which states the king is in charge of the church of England. 
  • 29. 
    Writes about Henry badly because he dislikes what Henry is doing and Henry sends him to the Tower of London. 
  • 30. 
    Second, Henry marries _________. She has ____________. Henry accuses her of fake treason and sent her to the Tower of London. She tries to prove herself innocent so Henry has her beheaded.
  • 31. 
    Finally he has a son, Edward. By ________________
  • 32. 
    All 3 of Henry's children take turns ruling.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    Edward takes the throne at the age of ___, but dies 6 years later.
  • 34. 
    A cruel ruler. Catholic. executed protestants and was kicked off the throne.
    • A. 

      Mary

    • B. 

      Elizabeth I

    • C. 

      Edward

    • D. 

      Anne

  • 35. 
    "Man is sinful by nature" believed in a Theocracy (strict ruling) Calvinism
  • 36. 
    John Knox spread Calvinism to _____
  • 37. 
    French protestants
  • 38. 
    Jesuits wanted:
    • A. 

      Schools

    • B. 

      Conversion of missionaries

    • C. 

      Stop the spread of protestantism

  • 39. 
    The council meets to discuss catholic church reforms.