Renaissance: Quiz


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Question 1:
Who played Mr. Tyler the movie Renaissance?
Henry P. Hackett
Russ Widdall
Richard Hatch
Andre Koch

Question 2:
What role did Andre Koch play in the movie Renaissance?
Tristan Anderson
Willie Cruz
Mr. Tyler

Question 3:
Renaissance, Village and Douche are all:
Medieval philosophy History of Italy French loanwords French words and phrases

Question 4: Miguel de Cervantes's masterpiece ________ is credited as the first Western novel.
Monsignor QuixoteSpainDon QuixoteUnited Kingdom

Question 5: [72] Moreover, Michelet distinguished between what he called, "the bizarre and monstrous" quality of the Middle Ages and the democratic values that he, as a vocal ________, chose to see in its character.
MonarchyJean-Jacques RousseauLiberalismRepublicanism

Question 6: Many have emphasized the role played by the ________, a banking family and later ducal ruling house, in patronizing and stimulating the arts.
House of HabsburgHouse of BonaparteHouse of MediciHouse of Bourbon

Question 7: [70] The spread of the technology of the German invention of movable type printing boosted the Renaissance, in ________ as elsewhere; with Venice becoming a world center of printing.
Eastern EuropeCentral EuropeNorthern EuropeWestern Europe

Question 8: Writers such as François Rabelais, Pierre de Ronsard, ________ and Michel de Montaigne, painters such as Jean Clouet and musicians such as Jean Mouton also borrowed from the spirit of the Italian Renaissance.
Jean-Antoine de BaïfJoachim du BellayLyonJacques Pelletier du Mans

Question 9: What does the following picture show?

  David, by Michelangelo (The Accademia Gallery, Florence) is an example of high renaissance art
  Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa, The Last Supper and Vitruvian Man are examples of Renaissance art
  David, by Michelangelo (The Accademia Gallery, Florence) is an example of high renaissance art

Question 10: Other writers, such as Jorge Manrique, Fernando de Rojas, Juan del Encina, Juan Boscán Almogáver and ________, kept a close resemblance to the Italian canon.
ItalySpainLatinGarcilaso de la Vega

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