European History MCQ Trivia: Ultimate Quiz!

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European History MCQ Trivia: Ultimate Quiz!

Just how much do you understand about European history? Would you like to see how much you know? This quiz can be beneficial for you. For this quiz, you will need to recognize what an indulgence is, what does recant mean, what is a theocracy, what did John Calvin believe in, from Luther’s point of view, what is salvation, who is the priest that dealt with Martin Luther, and who was king of England. See how much you know about European history by taking this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is an indulgence?
    • A. 

      Pardon for sins committed during a lifetime

    • B. 

      10% of income given to the Church

    • C. 

      A prayer

    • D. 

      A religion that gives Priests the right to rule

  • 2. 
    Recant means to?
  • 3. 
    A theocracy is ____ and was the government in _____
    • A. 

      Government run by church leaders; Wittenburg

    • B. 

      Government run by pope; England

    • C. 

      Government run by elected people; Germany

    • D. 

      Government run by church leaders; Geneva

  • 4. 
    John Calvin believed in _____ which is the idea God had determined who gets salvation.
  • 5. 
    Marin Luther was outraged at _____ & _____ which led him to write the 95 Thesis.
    • A. 

      Indulgences; tithes

    • B. 

      Indulgences; papal power

    • C. 

      Tithes; services fees

    • D. 

      Papal power; services fees

  • 6. 
    _______ is the only way to Salvation in Luther's point of view.
  • 7. 
    Martin Luther nailed his 95 thesis to the door of a Church in Wittenburg.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What the priest dealt with Martin Luther?
    • A. 

      John Eck

    • B. 

      Johann Tetzel

    • C. 

      Thomas More

    • D. 

      John Calvin

  • 9. 
    __________ was the king of England. 
  • 10. 
    ______ advocated civil disobedience. 
    • A. 

      Anabaptists

    • B. 

      Lutheranists

    • C. 

      Calvinists

    • D. 

      Zwinglists

  • 11. 
    Who initiated the Act of Supremacy?
    • A. 

      Henry VIII

    • B. 

      Leo X

    • C. 

      Thomas Cranmer

    • D. 

      John Knox

  • 12. 
    Lutheranism gained wide spread support because eople saw it as answer to corruption in the Catholic Church.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    These are the radical reformers hated by Catholics and protestants.
    • A. 

      Lutheranists

    • B. 

      Calvinists

    • C. 

      Anabaptists

    • D. 

      Zwinglists

  • 14. 
    Who edited the original Greek Scriptures into Latin in 1516?
    • A. 

      Erasmus

    • B. 

      Tetzel

    • C. 

      Eck

    • D. 

      More

  • 15. 
    Which was Anne of 100 years?
    • A. 

      Anne of Rome

    • B. 

      Anne Cleves

    • C. 

      Anne of Aragon

    • D. 

      Anne Boelyn

  • 16. 
    Which was a self-governing Swiss state?
    • A. 

      Canton

    • B. 

      Geneva

    • C. 

      Siena

    • D. 

      Bologna

  • 17. 
    _______ in 1527 was the Looting and vandalization of the holy city by imperial troops.
  • 18. 
    Monastical order is loyal to the papacy and strict doctrine.
    • A. 

      Simony

    • B. 

      Jesuits

    • C. 

      Zwinglists

    • D. 

      Anabaptists

  • 19. 
    Pope who strengthened the papacy's power in 1555-1559.
    • A. 

      Leo X

    • B. 

      Clement VII

    • C. 

      Paul IV

    • D. 

      Francis I

  • 20. 
    Pope who sided with the French in 1527.
    • A. 

      Clement VII

    • B. 

      Leo X

    • C. 

      Francis I

    • D. 

      Charles V

  • 21. 
    Swiss Confederation is NOT in the association with 13 Swiss cantons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Theologian sent to debate Luther in 1519.
    • A. 

      More

    • B. 

      Cranmer

    • C. 

      Eck

    • D. 

      Calvin

  • 23. 
    Dominican friar who hawked Leo X's special indulgences.
    • A. 

      Tetzel

    • B. 

      Eck

    • C. 

      Erasmus

    • D. 

      Calvin

  • 24. 
    ________ means "by faith alone"
  • 25. 
    The practice of buying a church office is _______
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