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AP European History: Overview of the Renaissance Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. During the Renaissance the powerful city state of Florence grew to power through

Question 2 2. When did the Jacquerie occur in France?

Question 3 3. In what way was Jon Hus similar to John Wycliffe?

Question 4 4. In 1400s France, the Pragmatic Sanction of Bourges established _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following were results of Gutenberg's printing press?

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Question 6 6. What do the Hundred Years' War and the War of the Roses have in common?

Question 7 7. How does Erasmus exemplify the ideals of the Northern Renaissance?

Question 8 8. The first coin to be mass-produced for cross-country trade and used all over Europe was the_____.

Question 9 9. How do the works of Durer highlight differences between the Italian and the Northern Renaissance?

Question 10 10. Why was the church against Wycliffe's distribution of an English Bible?

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Question 11 11. Italy was the birthplace of the Renaissance because of:

Question 12 12. Which of the following social revolutions can be directly attributed to the ease of exchange of information made possible by the invention of the printing press?

Question 13 13. Who financially backed Christopher Columbus' accidental voyage to the Americas?

Question 14 14. Gutenberg's contribution to the world of printing was

Question 15 15. Northern Europe's close ties to the Christian Church during its renaissance led to _____.

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Question 16 16. What was the Great Schism in the 1300s-1400s?

Question 17 17. Which term refers to the illness that wiped out a third of Europe's population in the fourteenth century?

Question 18 18. Why did Wycliffe want the Bible to be translated to English?

Question 19 19. Which statement correctly describes monarchs in 15th century Europe?

Question 20 20. When did a peasant revolt occur in England, because of poll taxes?

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Question 21 21. Who wrote Utopia?

Question 22 22. Identify which of the following profiles MOST significantly lost power through the 1534 English Act of Supremacy:

Question 23 23. How did the Crusades lead to the growth of cities?

Question 24 24. The 80 Years' War, the execution of Mary Queen of Scots and the 30 Years' War are all examples of _____.

Question 25 25. As the new monarchs came to power during the Renaissance:

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Question 26 26. Which of these were not a reason for the Age of Discovery?

Question 27 27. Which of the following helps to explain the increase in the standard of living for middle class survivors of the Black Plague?

Question 28 28. The Pope turned from a spiritual leader into a politician as

Question 29 29. The Medici family ruled over the city of

Question 30 30. By the end of the 100 Years War the power of feudalism _____.

AP European History: Overview of the Renaissance Chapter Exam Instructions

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