WH chapter 13 quiz questions

  1. A major difference between northern and Italian Humanism is that northern Humanism

    C. social reform based on Christian ideals
  2. The first Great Artist of the Rennaissance was

    C. Giotto
  3. The court of Star Chamber in England was

    C. used to check aristocratic power
  4. The "new learning" of the Rennaissance was called

    A. Humanism
  5. The superiority of the French monarch over the church was the object of the

    C. Pragmatic Sanction of Bourges
  6. Homosexuality in Renaissance Italy

    C. All of the above
  7. The "new learning" of the Renaissance was called

    D. Humanism
  8. Artemesia Gentileschi was

    C. A brilliant woman painter
  9. Which of the following statements about Florence at the time of the Renaissance is false?

    D. It was an important Mediterranean port city
  10. Laura Cereta was

    D. A well-educated Renaissance humanist
  11. The invention of moveable type printing

    D. all of the above
  12. Slavery in the Renaissance

    D. none of the above
  13. Erasmus advocated

    D. Christian education for moral and intellectual improvement
  14. The title of Thomas More's work, Utopia, means

    D. Nowhere
  15. Marranos were

    C. Converted Christians in Spain
  16. The Renaissance artist of talent and ability often lived a life 

    B. of economic security through patronage
  17. The best description of Machiavelli's  "The Prince" is that it is

    D. an accurate description of politics as practiced in Renaissance Italy
  18. The Renaissance began in

    C. Italy
  19. A sworn association of free men in a city was called

    B. A commune
  20. Which was note true of the Renaissance?

    D. All of the above
  21. One of the first "Renaissance men" was

    B. Francesco Petrarch
  22. All of the following were powerful Renaissance Italian city-states except

    C. Palermo
  23. Renaissance men's views of educated women was that they should

    B. be allowed to add a social touch to the household, but otherwise remain subservient to men
  24. Which of the following statements is TRUE about the "debate about women"?

    D. all of the above are TRUE
  25. Which of the following statements best describes the Christian humanists?

    A. They believed that the best elements of classical and Christian cultures should be combined
  26. In Florence, during the 15th century, power was held by

    B. the Medicis
  27. After the conquest at Granada in 1492, Ferdinand and Isabella

    A. issued and edict expelling all practicing Jews from Spain
  28. Which of the following statement is TRUE about women painters?

    A. women were not allowed to study the male nude
  29. Girolamo Savonarola

    C. was a Dominican friar
  30. Which of the following statements best describes humanist attitudes toward education for women?

    A. they thought that a program that emphasized eloquence and action was not proper for women
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WH chapter 13 quiz questions
WH chapter 13 quiz questions