Renaissance & the Reformation - MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Gutenberg's printing press impact the Renaissance and the Protestant Reformation?

Question 2 2. How did Dante's 'Divine Comedy' praise the ideals of Humanism?

Question 3 3. Martin Luther did not care if the Church excommunicated him because _____.

Question 4 4. How is the Humanist ideal reflected in Boccaccio's 'Decameron'?

Question 5 5. Renaissance art re-introduced the cultures of

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Question 6 6. How did the Crusades lead to the growth of cities?

Question 7 7. As the new monarchs came to power during the Renaissance:

Question 8 8. The first printing presses appeared in Europe in which century?

Question 9 9. What advantage did Luther have over other people of his day, that helped him to take a stand against the Catholic Church?

Question 10 10. In the Renaissance economy, which of the following encouraged the expansion of business, increased travel, while at the same time allowed banks to profit?

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Question 11 11. Renaissance art differed from Medieval art in that it

Question 12 12. The Principle of Common Consent has its origin in which country?

Question 13 13. How did the Babylonian Captivity of the Papacy impact the impression of papal rule?

Question 14 14. What do the Hundred Years' War and the War of the Roses have in common?

Question 15 15. Why were merchants good allies for monarchs?

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Question 16 16. The main reason for the development of Humanism was the

Question 17 17. Which of the following helps to explain the increase in the standard of living for middle class survivors of the Black Plague?

Question 18 18. Which statement correctly describes monarchs in 15th century Europe?

Question 19 19. According to Luther, how were the actions of the Roman Catholic Church in conflict with the Bible?

Question 20 20. The 'Flagellation of Christ' artwork is an excellent example of the use of

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Question 21 21. How did the Catholic church respond to Luther's 95 Theses?

Question 22 22. What did Luther's 95 Theses reflect?

Question 23 23. How did Humanism change individuals' interests?

Question 24 24. Which of the following were results of Gutenberg's printing press?

Question 25 25. In what country did Protestant ideals mostly originate?

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Question 26 26. Which BEST explains the shift in political power following the Reformation?

Question 27 27. Which was a Catholic religious order?

Question 28 28. Why was the Council of Trent convened in 1545?

Question 29 29. The Council of Trent was the type of council that votes on decrees considered binding for all Christians. This type of council is known as _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following was NOT an effect of the Council of Trent?

Renaissance & the Reformation - MTEL Political Science/Political Philosophy Chapter Exam Instructions

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