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Most Renaissance painters in Italy tended create works that:
a) were realistic
b) showed bowls of fruit
c) were abstract and distrored
d) were in black and white

The printing press was invented by
a) Jan van Eyck.
b) Johannes Gutebergn
c) Leonardo da Vinci
d) Petrarch

In what way did Leonardo da Vinci represent the Renaissance Man?
a) He was a painter, sculptor, inventor, and scientist.
b) He was only a painter.
c) He lived in Italy during the 1500s.
d) He was Catholic..

Which of the following was created during the Renaissance?
a) The philosophy of Socrates
b) The epic poetry of Virgil
c) The art of Leonardo da Vinci
d) The history of Herodotus

local spoken language
a) humanism
b) fresco
c) burgher
d) vernacular

Who is famous for painting the Mona Lisa?
a) Michelangelo
b) Jan van Eyck
c) Leonardo da Vinci
d) Raphael

Who is famous for his work in the Sistine Chapel?
a) Michelangelo
b) Jan van Eyck
c) Leonardo da Vinci
d) Raphael

People from the Renaissance focused on the culture of what two ancient cultures?
a) Egypt and Mesopotamia
b) India and China
c) Persia and Greece
d) Greece and Rome

All are reasons for the Renaissance beginning in Italy except
a) Geographic location
b) Wealth from trade
c) Powerful clergy
d) Wealthy patrons

Who is famous for his work the sculpture of David?
a) Leonardo da Vinci
b) Michelangelo
c) Raphael
d) Jan van Eyck

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