Ch 16: Understanding The Renaissance

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Boost your understanding of the Renaissance with this collection of fun video lessons and self-assessment quizzes. Access these study resources at any time to get ready for upcoming exams, complete assignments or learn more about Renaissance history for fun.

Understanding The Renaissance - Chapter Summary

If you need to understand historical concepts from the Renaissance better, take a look at this simple and convenient study guide chapter. Our expert instructors explain important historical events and figures from the time period, including Nicholaus Copernicus, the Wars of the Roses and the rise of the printing press. When you're finished with the chapter, you should be equipped to:

  • Evaluate the relationship between monarchies and the aristocracy during the Renaissance period
  • Trace the rise of banking during the Renaissance
  • Summarize the history the Wars of the Roses in England
  • Describe England and the Tudors following the Wars of the Roses
  • Recognize the accomplishments of Nicholaus Copernicus
  • Understand the effects of the printing press on the world

This chapter can be completed at your own pace, and our instructors are available to answer any questions you may have about Renaissance history. The chapter includes interactive self-assessment quizzes to help you check your understanding of these historical terms, concepts, dates, etc. To help you study wherever and whenever it's convenient, we've made the chapter available 24/7 and accessible on any Internet-connected device.

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