Renaissance And After

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  • 1. 
    Between which years did the Renaissance take place?
    • A. 

      1350 and 1600

    • B. 

      1600 and 1800

    • C. 

      1200 and 1550

  • 2. 
    Which was a key event that caused the birth of the Renaissance?
    • A. 

      The creation of the Printing Press

    • B. 

      The rediscovery of Ancient Greek and Roman texts

    • C. 

      The discovery of North America

  • 3. 
    Which was the characteristic trait of Middle Age thinkers?
    • A. 

      They focused on the study of religion

    • B. 

      They focused on the study of Earth and other planets

    • C. 

      They focused on the study of Humanity

  • 4. 
    Which was the characeristic trait of Renaissance thinkers?
    • A. 

      They promoted Theology, Conformity, and Ecclesiology

    • B. 

      They promoted ideas of Freedom, Equality, and Reason

    • C. 

      They promoted Humanism,Secularism, and Individualism

  • 5. 
    Who became the ideal Renaissance person?
    • A. 

      Anyone who showed capability of developing in different fields

    • B. 

      Anyone who had numerous possessions and wealth

    • C. 

      Anyone who was a succesful merchant

  • 6. 
    In which way was Secularism different from middle-aged thinking?
    • A. 

      It changed the focus in life to achieving a high favor over the Church

    • B. 

      It changed the focus in life to keeping an ideology based on natural ways over society

    • C. 

      It changed the focus in life to advancing one's position in Earth rather than in Heaven

  • 7. 
    Where did the Renaissance begin?
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      France

  • 8. 
    Who was one of the families who promoted the development of art and science in the Renaissance?
    • A. 

      The Bourbon

    • B. 

      The Medici

    • C. 

      The Corleone

  • 9. 
    Which one was onte of Leonardo's traits mentioned on the video?
    • A. 

      He created plans for modern machines long before they were invented

    • B. 

      He developed his own writing system by writing backwards

    • C. 

      He created famous art works

  • 10. 
    Who started the Protestant Reformation in order to reform the Catholic Church in Germany?
    • A. 

      John Calvin

    • B. 

      Thomas Aquinus

    • C. 

      Martin Luther

  • 11. 
    Thanks to which innovations did Martin Luther use to spread his ideas?
    • A. 

      Marconi's radio waves broadcasting

    • B. 

      Gutenberg's movable type printing press

    • C. 

      Morse's telegraphic messaging

  • 12. 
    How did Catholic Church respond to the Protestant Reform?
    • A. 

      By creating their own Reform movement to revitalize the Church

    • B. 

      By expelling all protestants from Catholic Churches

    • C. 

      By assassinating Luther and Calvin

  • 13. 
    Which was a consequence of the European exploration of North America?
    • A. 

      Establishment colonies and Trade Routes to bring wealth to European Colonial Powers

    • B. 

      Fall of European Kingdoms thanks to social revolts

    • C. 

      Creation of new laws to respond to social claims

  • 14. 
    Which movement was created decades after the Renaissance, based on the ideas of religious tolerance, human reason and discourage tyranny in government?
    • A. 

      The Romanticism

    • B. 

      The Modernism

    • C. 

      The Enlightenment

  • 15. 
    Which impact did these ideas have on North America?
    • A. 

      They influenced colons to treat native people well

    • B. 

      They influenced Europeans to colonize America

    • C. 

      They influenced the Britain colonies to break free and form their own country