Renaissance And Reformation

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  • 1. 
    Name the person who wrote a book about his experiences in Asia.  He also brought back goods from Asia to Europe.
    • A. 

      Columbus

    • B. 

      Marco Polo

    • C. 

      Martin Luther

    • D. 

      Shakespeare

  • 2. 
    Florence's richest family which were bankers.
    • A. 

      Machiavelli

    • B. 

      Gondolas

    • C. 

      Luther

    • D. 

      Medici

  • 3. 
    The time period which was the rebirth of art and learning.
    • A. 

      Renaissance

    • B. 

      Reformation

    • C. 

      Feudalism

    • D. 

      Dark Ages

  • 4. 
    Being more interested in the world than religion.
    • A. 

      Diplomacy

    • B. 

      Revolutionary

    • C. 

      Secular

    • D. 

      Polarizing

  • 5. 
    Which was not one of the most important cities in Italy of the Renaissance?
    • A. 

      Venice

    • B. 

      Paris

    • C. 

      Rome

    • D. 

      Florence

  • 6. 
    Which is not a reason Italy never united into a single kingdom?
    • A. 

      Roman Catholic church put a stop to uniting

    • B. 

      City states were of equal strength and could not conquer each other

    • C. 

      They had lots of wealth and could hire protection

    • D. 

      The pope tried but failed

  • 7. 
    The renaissance began in Italy because Italy was very wealthy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The renaissance began in Italy because it was not very important to the Roman Empire.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The renaissance began in Italy because the region was still divided into city-states.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The first city state to grow wealthy and was most famous.
    • A. 

      Milan

    • B. 

      Venice

    • C. 

      Florence

    • D. 

      Rome

  • 11. 
    The wealthiest city state in Italy.
    • A. 

      Milan

    • B. 

      Venice

    • C. 

      Florence

    • D. 

      Rome

  • 12. 
    Some of Venice's wealth came from being great shipbuilders and sailors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    At first, Florence's wealth came from fishing
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What type of government were most of the city-states?
    • A. 

      Dictatorship

    • B. 

      Communist

    • C. 

      Monarchy

    • D. 

      Republic

  • 15. 
    The art of negotiating or making deals.
    • A. 

      Diplomacy

    • B. 

      Conning

    • C. 

      Reformation

    • D. 

      Renaissance

  • 16. 
    Diplomat in Florence who believed rulers should not try to be good, rather they should do whatever is necessary to protect their city.
    • A. 

      Medici

    • B. 

      Luther

    • C. 

      Machiavelli

    • D. 

      Polo

  • 17. 
    Person who challenged the Roman Catholic Church.
    • A. 

      Erasmus

    • B. 

      Machiavelli

    • C. 

      Medici

    • D. 

      Luther

  • 18. 
    The events in which people tried to reform the Catholic church.
    • A. 

      Renaissance

    • B. 

      Reformation

    • C. 

      Revolution

    • D. 

      Civil War

  • 19. 
    Person who wrote that people could use their reason to become better Christians.
    • A. 

      Erasmus

    • B. 

      Luther

    • C. 

      Machiavelli

    • D. 

      Medici

  • 20. 
    The Catholic church was selling forgiveness of sins to worshipers called:
    • A. 

      Payments

    • B. 

      Rosaries

    • C. 

      Indulgences

    • D. 

      Denominations

  • 21. 
    Organized branches of Christianity.
    • A. 

      Indulgences

    • B. 

      Denominations

    • C. 

      Reforms

    • D. 

      Theologies

  • 22. 
    Man who believed that God's will is absolute and decided in advance.
    • A. 

      Luther

    • B. 

      Medici

    • C. 

      Erasmus

    • D. 

      Calvin

  • 23. 
    The term meaning that the outcome has already been determined.
    • A. 

      Theology

    • B. 

      Predestination

    • C. 

      Lutheranism

    • D. 

      Denomination

  • 24. 
    The study of questions about God.
    • A. 

      Theology

    • B. 

      Predestination

    • C. 

      Reformation

    • D. 

      Indulgence

  • 25. 
    City in Switzerland in which Calvin found safety.
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      Geneva

    • C. 

      Florence

    • D. 

      Milan