The Northern Renaissance Flashcards
By 1500, Renaissance ideas were mainly being spread across Europe through
Which best describes printing before the invention of the Gutenberg printing press?
a long, expensive process
Based on the painting, which best states how Holbein contributed to the Northern Renaissance?
Holbein blended techniques from the Italian Renaissance with his own artistic style.
After many people began reading and interpreting the Bible, they
began to challenge the Church’s teachings.
William Shakespeare’s plays contributed to Renaissance culture by
creating complex characters.
How did the end of the Hundred Years’ War in 1453 help spread the Renaissance across northern Europe?
It allowed France to focus on the Renaissance.
Which best explains why the Gutenberg press transformed European society?
It increased printing speed while reducing cost, allowing printed ideas to spread more widely and quickly.
How did Thomas More’s work help spread humanistic ideas?
He applied them to society.
A Northern Renaissance writer who criticized the Catholic Church was
The Italian wars that began in 1494 helped spread Renaissance ideas to
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