World History

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World History Quizzes & Trivia

World history renaissance, middle ages, crusades, and religions


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Means "rebirth"
  • 2. 
    Explain humanism.
  • 3. 
    First book printed in the western world.
  • 4. 
    How did Machiacelli describe how a ruler should act in his book called "The Prince?"
  • 5. 
    The wealthy family that helped the arts in Renaissance Italy were the _____
  • 6. 
    Marco Polo went over land to what region?
  • 7. 
    Sir tomas moore wrote a book called ________ describing this...
  • 8. 
    The ______ was a document that legalized Christianity through the Roman Empire.
  • 9. 
    The end of the roman empire is said to have taken place in what year?
  • 10. 
    __________ was the official language of the Church and Scholars.
  • 11. 
    The work _________ means the "anointed one" in Hebrew. In Greek the work is __________.
  • 12. 
    __________ was crowned the 1st Roman Emperor by Pope ___________.
  • 13. 
    _________ was the leader of the Huns.
  • 14. 
    The ancient land around Jerusalem was called ____________.
  • 15. 
    What great document gave English citizens more power in government over the king?
  • 16. 
    What was the main reason for the crusades?
  • 17. 
    Give 2 possible results of the crusades.
  • 18. 
    What is the black death also referred to as?
  • 19. 
    Going against the teaching of the church was called _________. what punishments could result in doing what?
  • 20. 
    In 1066 AD what famous battle for the island of Brittan took place?
  • 21. 
    What was the inquisition?
  • 22. 
    The middle ages were also called ______________ and took place between _______ AD and ________ AD.
  • 23. 
    When one became a page and a squire he is on his way to ___________.
  • 24. 
    What is a fief?
  • 25. 
    The middle ages political way of life was called ____________. Explain this lord/vassal relationship.