The Full Wiki

More info on Reformation in Switzerland

Reformation in Switzerland: Quiz


Question 1: In the ________, the Reformation had had some success especially in the lower part of the Rhone valley.
VaudValaisHelvetic RepublicSwitzerland

Question 2: First newspapers appeared towards the end of the sixteenth century, but disappeared soon again due to the ________ of the absolutist authorities.
Internet censorshipPolitical censorshipCensorshipEuphemism

Question 3: Many ________ had already come under secular supervision, and the administration of schools was in the hands of the cantons, although the teachers generally still were priests.
Christian monasticismMonkMonasteryMonasticism

Question 4: The Bishop of Basel, Jakob Christoph Blarer von Wartensee, moved his seat to ________ in the Jura mountains in 1529, when Basel became Protestant.

Question 5: Although de facto independent since the end of the Swabian War in 1499, the confederacy was still officially a part of the ________.
Byzantine EmpireGerman EmpireHoly Roman EmpireFrancia

Question 6: The alpine cantons of Uri, Schwyz, Unterwalden, Lucerne, and Zug remained staunchly ________.
CatholicBishopEcumenical councilCatholicism

Question 7: The ________ were a loose federation of 48 individual communes that were largely independent; their common assembly held no real powers.
Graub√ľndenThree LeaguesOld Swiss ConfederacyGrey League

Question 8: Only strategically important places such as the Freiamt or those along the route from Schwyz to the Rhine valley at ________ (and thus to the Alpine passes in the Grisons) were forcibly re-Catholicised.
MelsSargansBad RagazPfäfers

Question 9: In 1589, Henry III was assassinated and Henry of Navarre succeeded him as ________, and thus the Protestant mercenaries now fought for the king.
Louis XIV of FranceHenry IV of FranceHouse of BourbonLouis XIII of France

Question 10: In 1574, the first Jesuit school was founded in ________.
St. GallenLucerneBernSwitzerland


Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address