Understanding The Renaissance Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which battle ended the War of the Roses?

Question 2 2. Which statement correctly summarizes the War of the Roses?

Question 3 3. What role did marriage play during the War of the Roses?

Question 4 4. What can one assume about the British people, given that they subscribed to the Divine Right of Kings?

Question 5 5. In what way were the House of Lancaster and House of York similar?

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Question 6 6. In the Renaissance economy, which of the following encouraged the expansion of business, increased travel, while at the same time allowed banks to profit?

Question 7 7. How did geography play a role in the successful banking business of the Medici family?

Question 8 8. How did the double-entry accounting system simplify banking?

Question 9 9. Which of the following helps to explain the increase in the standard of living for middle class survivors of the Black Plague?

Question 10 10. The first coin to be mass-produced for cross-country trade and used all over Europe was the_____.

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Question 11 11. What was the central concept upon which feudalism was built?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a way monarchs attempted to fight nobles and the church?

Question 13 13. Identify which of the following profiles MOST significantly lost power through the 1534 English Act of Supremacy:

Question 14 14. How did the role of Parliament in England differ from the role of Parliament in other European nations?

Question 15 15. How did the Babylonian Captivity of the Papacy impact the impression of papal rule?

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Question 16 16. What was On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres?

Question 17 17. Regarding Copernicus' heliocentric theory, what was the firmament?

Question 18 18. Who was Nicholaus Copernicus?

Question 19 19. Which of these were characteristic of the Renaissance, the time during which Copernicus worked?

Question 20 20. What is the heliocentric model of space?

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Question 21 21. What is moveable type printing?

Question 22 22. How was wood block printing an improvement in book production?

Question 23 23. Who was Johannes Gutenburg?

Question 24 24. What was problematic about the Roman Catholic Church's power over book production in the Middle Ages?

Question 25 25. How did printing contribute to the founding of the United States?

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Question 26 26. In English history, the Marian Persecutions were the

Question 27 27. King Henry VIII declared himself 'Earthly Head of the Church of England' in the Act of Supremacy. How did this change England?

Question 28 28. Sir Walter Raleigh and Shakespeare may have had drinks together under this monarch's rule

Question 29 29. How did the Tudor Dynasty come to power in England?

Question 30 30. How did Henry VII institute reforms that resulted in peace, improved infrastructure, increased knowledge, and the birth of the English Renaissance?

Understanding The Renaissance Chapter Exam Instructions

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