Ultimate History Questions Trivia Knowledge Test! Quiz

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Ultimate History Questions Trivia Knowledge Test! Quiz

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  • 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.