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Which of the following regarding Humanist philosophy of the Renaissance is FALSE
Ultimate truth was found in the church and the authority of the bible.
Which of the following concerning Renaissance churches is FALSE
The council of Trent preferred the central plan because it worked well for ceremonial functions.
Dome of the Florence Cathedral
Ricetto, Laurentian Library at S. Lorenzo
Vignola, Brunelleschi, Bramante, Michelangelo
The importance of the architect Andrea Palladio was
generated by his published works, where were even more influential than his buildings.
Which of the following concerning Renaissance palace architecture is FALSE
Anti-materialism during the Renaissance made large, ostentatious homes politically incorrect.
Which of the following features were generally employed by the early Renaissance architects
semi-circular vault, dome on pendentives, classical Roman orders
Which of the following concerning the Northern Renaissance is FALSE?
The Renaissance in France, Spain and Italy evolved simultaneously.
Late Renaissance and the Counter Reformation
Late Renaissance and Mannerism
Concerning the dome of the Florence Cathedral, which of the following statements is FALSE?
It was supported on the exterior by flying buttresses shaped like scrolls.
The spirit of the Renaissance included
an enthusiasm for classical culture, a new awareness of the individual, a more worldly point of view.