Renaissance Quiz

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Renaissance Quizzes & Trivia

This seven question quiz will test the students knowledge of the Renaissance.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does Renaissance mean?
    • A. 

      Death

    • B. 

      Rebirth

    • C. 

      Life

  • 2. 
    What type of song is a Madrigal?
    • A. 

      Love

    • B. 

      Funeral

    • C. 

      Party

  • 3. 
    Who was the Renaissance period's most important composer?
    • A. 

      Willilam Byrd

    • B. 

      Christopher Columbus

    • C. 

      Giovanni Palestrina

  • 4. 
    What does Benedictus mean?
    • A. 

      Holy

    • B. 

      Blessed

    • C. 

      Lamb of God

  • 5. 
    Why were the Middle Ages and Dark Ages considered so dark?
    • A. 

      Because of intelligence, good health, and growing populations.

    • B. 

      Because of wealth, egos, and envy.

    • C. 

      Because of ignorance, sickness, and death.

  • 6. 
    This is non-religious music...
    • A. 

      Sacred Music

    • B. 

      Secular Music

    • C. 

      Country

  • 7. 
    Which one of the following was invented during the Renaissance?
    • A. 

      Printing Press

    • B. 

      Cell Phones

    • C. 

      Computer