Renaissance Quizzes & Trivia

Do you know which city gave birth to the Renaissance? Are you a fan of Renaissance art? Can you name two or three paintings by Leonardo da Vinci? Do you know where to find the Sistine chapel? Any idea who were the Medici? Are you aware of the scientific advances made by Galileu Galilei?

Or can’t understand what is Shakespeare doing among all the Italians? What bell does the word “David” ring to you? Does it evoke a Renaissance masterpiece of endless beauty or just the image of an ugly school pal? Take our Renaissance quizzes and discover how much you actually know. If you’re truly an expert, prove it here! If you’re in the dark at this topic, find some light! If you’re somewhere in between, play now and get carried to one of the most splendid and outstanding periods of human history! Enjoy!

In the Renaissance era, there is a lot of paintings, sculptures and decorative history whose traces can be seen to date. This era saw a lot of powerful painters such as Michelangelo whose work can be seen to date. This...

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    Which of these is not a Renaissance artist, architect or writer?

The Renaissance is a good part of the Italian History and it is all tested and assessed in the online quiz below. Get to understand the timelines and the details of it better. It is a fun quiz, please enjoy.

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    We know that the word "Renaissance" means rebirth, but from what lanaguage is it translated?

This quiz is about the early Renaissance.

Questions: 24  |  Attempts: 432   |  Last updated: Jan 10, 2013
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    A government where people can pick their own leader

A formative assessment over part of  Renaissance literature

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    The literature of the English Renaissance was mostly written in what language(s)?

Now that you've heard my presentation on the Italian Renaissance, this quiz should be no problem for you!

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    Pallmaglio, or "mallet ball", is most like which game we still play today?

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Renaissance Questions & Answers

Who was that? A sculptor who lived during the 1400s. He made the David sculpture.
Michaelangelo is the correct answer I know this bc russel told me it was the right answer so it is cofrect bc russel said so
Can you complete this sentence? The Black Death was responsible for ___________________.
EXCUSE ME? How is that a discussion? You just stated the answer without an explanation. This is the definition of it:noun:The action of talking about something, in detail.
Why is the term "renaissance" significant? 
Renaissance refers to a movement in Europe that started in the 1500s in Italy. There was a greater interest in art, architecture, and literature and is used to describe the type of work that was produced at that time. The word means rebirth or reawak
What was one outcome of the glorification of the body during the Renaissance?
People began to wander about the anatomy of the human body