World Civ 111 Renaissance Quiz

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  1. One of the Tuscan Triumvirate of Renaissance writers--wrote 'Divine Comedy'

    A)Francesco Petrarca
    B) Dante Alighieri
    C) Giovanni Boccaccio
    B) Dante Alighieri
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  2. John Wycliffe was a(n)

    A) Renaissance Author
    B) the king of england during the early 14th century
    C)15th Century Protestant Leader
    D) 14th Century english Refomer
    D) 14th Century english Refomer
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Giotto:

    A) Used vivid colors and painted " The birth of Venus"
    B) Used perspective and painted "THe holy trinity"
    C) Began painting using light and shade.
    C) Began painting using light and shade.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. This Pope was a Medici and was Pope during the beginning of Luther's reformation.

    A) Sixtus IV
    B) Alexander VI
    C) Leo X
    D) Julius II
    C) Leo X
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  5. Niccolo Machiavelli was:

    A) The president
    B) An italian Renaissance political writer
    C) An important humanist in the Italian Renaissance
    B) An italian Renaissance political writer
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  6. One of the Tuscan Triumverate of Renaissance writers--developed the Italian sonnet and became important in literary humanism.

    A) Francesco Petrarca
    B) Dante Alighieri
    C) Giovanni Boccaccio
    A) Francesco Petrarca
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  7. was the first italian to use oil paints:

    A) Leaonardo da Vinci
    B) Raphael
    C) Michelangelo
    A) Leaonardo da Vinci
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  8. Masaccio:

    A) Used vivid colors and painted "the birth of Venus
    B) Used perspective and painted "Explusion From"
    C) Began painting using light and shade
    B) Used perspective and painted "Explusion From"
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Sculpted the first free-standing nude in Europe since Roman times.

    A) Ghiberti
    B) Donatello
    C) Leonardo da Vinici
    B) Donatello
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  10. He was known for his Madonnas and humanized portrayals of Mary and Jesus:

    A) Raphael
    B) Michelangelo
    C) Leonardo da vinici
    A) Raphael
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  11. Humanism in the Northern Renaissance came to be called what?

    A) Christian humanis
    B) Neo- humanism
    C) German humanism
    D) Florentine humanism
    A) Christian humanis
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  12. Johannes Gutenberg lived where?

    A) Northern Germany
    B) Mainz in the German Rhineland
    C) In Folkestone, England
    D) Frankfurt, Germany
    B) Mainz in the German Rhineland
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  13. This late 15th Century English King won the Wars of the Roses, reduced the power of the Nobility and Parliament, and helped war-torn England heal:

    A) Edward VI
    B) Henry VII
    C) Henry VI
    D) Edward V
    B) Henry VII
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  14. He sculpted several pietas and painted a famous chapel:

    A) Leonardo
    B) Raphael
    C) Michelangelo
    C) Michelangelo
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Sandro Botticelli:

    A) Used vivid colors and painted "The birth of venus"
    B) Used perspective and painted "the holy Trinity
    C) Began painting using light and shade
    A) Used vivid colors and painted "The birth of venus"
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
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