History Test 1 Study Quiz

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History Test 1 Study Quiz

This quiz covers some of the information on Weadon's first test. The test is over the Middle Ages, the Renassaince, and the Baroque period, as well as the primary source document readings from the Sherman Workbook.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the Greek historian who made the division between the Antiquity Period, the Middle/Dark Ages, and the Modern Era?
    • A. 

      David McCullough

    • B. 

      Plutarch

    • C. 

      Chaucer

    • D. 

      Alexander the Great

  • 2. 
    The Renaissance ended in year ____.
  • 3. 
    Literature of the Middle Ages was often written in vernacular, or local language.  Which of the following is a piece of Midieval literature?
    • A. 

      St. Thomas Aquinas's basic doctrines of the Christian faith, Summa Theologica

    • B. 

      Dante's, The Divine Comedy

    • C. 

      Geoffrey Chaucer's, The Canterbury Tales

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Styalized art, an iconic form of art, was popular in what age?
    • A. 

      Middle Ages

    • B. 

      Renaissance

    • C. 

      Baroque

  • 5. 
    Which of the following describes the music of the Middle Ages?
    • A. 

      Polyphonic, churchical music

    • B. 

      Monophonic, harmonious music of the church

    • C. 

      Monophonic, secular music

  • 6. 
    The Renaissance brought polyphonic, or ____________, music.
  • 7. 
    Martin Luther wrote 95 theses against the Catholic Church, sparking the Protestant Reformation.  Where did the pope order him to go to recan his theses?
    • A. 

      The Diet of Worms

    • B. 

      The Vatican

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      London

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      He created them to raise money for his protests.

    • B. 

      He was enfuriated by them.

    • C. 

      He did not care about them.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 9. 
    John Tetzel did what that upset Martin Luther?
    • A. 

      Threatened to attack him after he refused to take back his words against the Catholic Chruch.

    • B. 

      Sold indulgences.

    • C. 

      Betrayed him and told the Pope about his theses.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 10. 
    "The Christian man is the most free lord of all, and subject to none."  These words led to the peasant rebellion of 1525, to which Martin Luther responded by:
    • A. 

      Telling the princes to violently put down the rebellion.

    • B. 

      Telling the Pope that the rebellion was his own fault.

    • C. 

      Committing suicide.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 11. 
    The German term KKK describes that the role of the woman is to:
    • A. 

      Cook, clean, and raise children.

    • B. 

      Raise children, cook, and live by the laws of the church.

    • C. 

      Cook, clean, and satisfy her husband.

  • 12. 
    John Calvin wrote "The Institutes of the Christian Religion," and set up the religion that was the most profound Protestant movement, and had the greatest effect on the west.  Which of the following was a principle of his religion:
    • A. 

      Men have no freewill.

    • B. 

      The doctrine of predestination

    • C. 

      All of the above.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 13. 
    The difference between Baptists and Anabaptists was that:
    • A. 

      Anabaptists believed in adult Baptism.

    • B. 

      Baptists believed that unbaptized infants go to Linbo.

    • C. 

      Anabaptists believed in the separation between church and state.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 14. 
    The Counterreformation was an attempt by the Catholic church to counter the reformation, using:
    • A. 

      Violence against the Protestants.

    • B. 

      The creation of societies that took the message of the Catholic church around the world, such as the Society of Jesus (Jesuits).

    • C. 

      Propaganda, and creation of new Christian laws.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 15. 
    The purpose of the Council of Trent was to:
    • A. 

      Come up with new dogma that would serve the church for the next 400 years.

    • B. 

      To forbid indulgenes.

    • C. 

      To establish new religious orders, such as the Jesuits and the Ursulines.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Romanesque

    • B. 

      Gothic

    • C. 

      Renaissance

    • D. 

      Baroque

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      Romanesque

    • B. 

      Gothic

    • C. 

      Renaissance

    • D. 

      Baroque

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Romanesque

    • B. 

      Gothic

    • C. 

      Renaissance

    • D. 

      Baroque

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Romanesque

    • B. 

      Gothic

    • C. 

      Renaissance

    • D. 

      Baroque

  • 20. 
    Calvinists in northern England who wanted to purify the Church of England were called ________.
  • 21. 
    Calvinists converted in France were called _________.
  • 22. 
    What occured on St. Bartholemew's day?
    • A. 

      The Protestant Movement became an official religion.

    • B. 

      A huge massacre of Calvinists in France.

    • C. 

      The Puritan movement began.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 23. 
    ____ ____ was a pupil of John Calvin, who convinced Scottish leaders that Calvin's religion would do well in Scotland.