The Reformation History! Trivia Quiz

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The Reformation History! Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An ______ was a pardon. It released a sinner from performing the penalty that a priest imposed for sins.
    • A. 

      Indoctrination

    • B. 

      Inquisition

    • C. 

      Indulgence

    • D. 

      Innocent

  • 2. 
    It led to the founding of Christian churches that did not accept the pope’s authority.
    • A. 

      Renaissance

    • B. 

      Reformation

    • C. 

      Council of Trent

    • D. 

      The Inquisition

  • 3. 
    Instead of continuing to seek reforms in the Catholic Church, Martin Luther and his followers had become a separate religious group, called __________.
    • A. 

      Presbyterians

    • B. 

      Calvinists

    • C. 

      Anglicans

    • D. 

      Lutherans

  • 4. 
    Eventually, the term  ___________ was applied to Christians who belonged to non-Catholic churches.
    • A. 

      Protestant

    • B. 

      Jesuits

    • C. 

      Augsburg

    • D. 

      Holy Roman Empire

  • 5. 
    There the princes agreed that each ruler would decide the religion of his state. This famous religious settlement was known as the ______________.
    • A. 

      Council of Trent

    • B. 

      Treaty of Versailles

    • C. 

      Peace of Augsburg

    • D. 

      Edict of Worms

  • 6. 
    This word means "to set aside", as in marriage.
    • A. 

      Divorce

    • B. 

      Trade

    • C. 

      Indulgence

    • D. 

      Annul

  • 7. 
    What is another name for the Church of England?
    • A. 

      Anglican Church

    • B. 

      Anabaptists

    • C. 

      Calvinists

    • D. 

      Church of Augsburg

  • 8. 
    The religious philosophy of John Calvin known as ___________.
    • A. 

      Theocracy

    • B. 

      Catholicism

    • C. 

      Lutheranism

    • D. 

      Calvinism

  • 9. 
    John Calvin taught that God already knows who is going to Heaven and who is going to Hell. This is called _________.
    • A. 

      Indulgences

    • B. 

      Predestination

    • C. 

      Excommunication

    • D. 

      Baptism

  • 10. 
    A government-controlled by religious leaders.
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      Theocracy

    • C. 

      Oligarchy

    • D. 

      Council of Trent

  • 11. 
    Followers of John Knox became known as ____________ . In the 1560s, Protestant nobles led by Knox made Calvinism Scotland’s official religion.
    • A. 

      Lutheran Princes

    • B. 

      Presbyterians

    • C. 

      Anglicans

    • D. 

      Puritans

  • 12. 
    The  _______ taught that church and state should be separate, and they refused to fight in wars. They shared their possessions.
    • A. 

      Lutherans

    • B. 

      Calvinists

    • C. 

      Anabaptists

    • D. 

      Hippies

  • 13. 
    While Protestant churches won many followers, millions remained true to Catholicism. Helping Catholics to remain loyal was a movement within the Catholic Church to reform itself. This movement is now known as the _________________________.
    • A. 

      Protestant Reformation

    • B. 

      Renaissance

    • C. 

      Catholic Reformation

    • D. 

      Peasants' Revolt

  • 14. 
     ___________ founded schools throughout Europe. These teachers were well-trained in classical study and theology.
    • A. 

      Jesuits

    • B. 

      Protestants

    • C. 

      Calvinists

    • D. 

      Trentians

  • 15. 
    A group of Catholic Church leaders who met in Trent to examine Catholic doctrine.
    • A. 

      Peace of Augsburg

    • B. 

      Geneva Theocracy

    • C. 

      Peace Keepers of Anabaptism

    • D. 

      Council of Trent

  • 16. 
    One of the religious and social effects of the Reformation was that  ______.
    • A. 

      Catholic Churches closed

    • B. 

      Protestant denominations grew

    • C. 

      Muslims invaded Italy

    • D. 

      Communion was the only sacrament

  • 17. 
    Which group were the forerunners of the Amish and Mennonites?
    • A. 

      Baptists

    • B. 

      Lutherans

    • C. 

      Calvinists

    • D. 

      Anabaptists

  • 18. 
    Which very Catholic King of Spain threatened England during Elizabeth’s rule?
    • A. 

      John Knox

    • B. 

      Henry VIII

    • C. 

      Philip II

    • D. 

      Henry IV of France

  • 19. 
    French Calvinists were called _____________.
    • A. 

      Catholics

    • B. 

      Jesuits

    • C. 

      Huguenots

    • D. 

      Indulgences

  • 20. 
    Northern merchants challenged the authority of the Catholic Church, because they resented having to pay ________________.
    • A. 

      For excessive harbor fees

    • B. 

      For stamps

    • C. 

      So much tax to the Church

    • D. 

      Duty fees