Inside The Reformation - Online Quiz

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In the 16th Century, Western Christianity underwent a movement in Europe called “The Reformation”, in which individuals like Martin Luther and King Henry VIII pushed for religious and political change to be made in order to set Christianity on the right path once again by changing some of the old rulings that were bringing it down. Can you tell us about some of the things that took place during this period?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why might you have to wear this donkey mask?
    • A. 

      It made a great Halloween costume.

    • B. 

      You misbehaved in school.

    • C. 

      You were playing the part of the donkey in the school play.

  • 2. 
    What is this?
    • A. 

      A model for a human-powered tank.

    • B. 

      An early model of a flying saucer.

    • C. 

      An antique clothes washer/dryer.

  • 3. 
    Who used leeches as part of his job?
    • A. 

      A veterinarian

    • B. 

      A medicine man

    • C. 

      A doctor

  • 4. 
    Why did people wear such pointy-toed shoes?
    • A. 

      The pointy toes were good for squashing bugs.

    • B. 

      They were considered very fashionable.

    • C. 

      They could be used for protection by kicking your enemies.

  • 5. 
    What is happening here?
    • A. 

      The novice is getting his tonsure, a haircut indicating his status.

    • B. 

      To keep cool in the summer, priests often shaved their heads.

    • C. 

      Priests shaved their heads as a way to prevent the spread of head lice.

  • 6. 
    What was this small building alongside the road used for?
    • A. 

      An outhouse

    • B. 

      A tollbooth

    • C. 

      A prayer chapel

  • 7. 
    What is this device?
    • A. 

      A printing press

    • B. 

      A house jack

    • C. 

      A grape crushing press

  • 8. 
    What were these pikes used for?
    • A. 

      These were used by farm workers to harvest fruit from tall trees.

    • B. 

      They were used by fishermen to spear fish in rivers.

    • C. 

      They were used by knights to unseat an opponent from his horse.

  • 9. 
    Why might you go into a shop with this brightly striped pole out front?
    • A. 

      To have minor surgery.

    • B. 

      To get your hair cut.

    • C. 

      To have your blood drawn.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 10. 
    What was this sculpture used for?
    • A. 

      A really scary Halloween decoration

    • B. 

      To ward off evil spirits

    • C. 

      To protect the walls of a building

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