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The Catholic Church's effort to reform itself was called what?
a) Counter-Reformation
b) Reformation
c) Calvinism
d) Protestantism

What does the posting of the 95 theses and Diet of Worms relate to?
a) Catholic Counter-Reformation
b) Renaissance and Reformation
c) beginning of Protestantism
d) end of Protestantism

Describe the beliefs of Martin Luther
a) Only popes and priests can interpret Bible
b) Selling of indulgences
c) Christians can communicate with God on their own.
d) Christians must use priest to communicate with God.

What invention helped information spread quickly?
a) telescope
b) microscope
c) algebra
d) printing press

What art technique used depth and dimension?
a) shading
b) perspective
c) fresco
d) oil paintint

The emphasis on individual potential, achievement and education is called _________
a) Humanism
b) commerce
c) Protestant
d) reform

The time of rebirth, that saw a revived interest in art, education and the ideas of the Greeks and Romans was known as what?
a) Reformation
b) Counter Reformation
c) Renaissance
d) Protestant

Who invented the printing press?
a) Calvin
b) Gutenberg
c) Luther
d) da Vinci

Where did the Reformation begin?
a) Spain
b) Egypt
c) Italy
d) Germany

Who painted the Sistene Chapel and scuplted the Pieta?
a) da Vinci
b) Piccaso
c) Michelangelo
d) Jesus

Which part of Europe became Protestant?
a) Northern
b) Southern
c) Eastern
d) Western

Which part of Europe remained Catholic?
a) Northern
b) Western
c) Eastern
d) Southern

Who created the theory that the world revolved around the sun?
a) Galileo
b) Michelanglo
c) Copernicus
d) Gutenberg

Who painted the Mona Lisa?
a) Michelangelo
b) da Vinci
c) Raphel
d) Ms. B

Preacher who followed Reformation
a) John Calvin
b) Martin Luther
c) council of Trent
d) Copernicus

Where did the Renaissance begin?
a) Milan
b) Moscow
c) Florence
d) Sydney

Who started the Reformation?
a) Martin Luther
b) Johannes Gutenberg
c) William Shakespear
d) Pope Leo II

What was the motivating factor for Europeans to explore water trade routes?
a) find treasure
b) increase trade with Asia
c) discover new lands
d) prove Copernicus's theory

Which country took the lead in expeditions to find new sea routes?
a) Spain
b) Germany
c) England
d) Portugal

Who founded the first school of navigation?
a) Prince Henry the Navigator
b) da Gama
c) Dias
d) Columbus

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