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country in w/ nearly 100% literacy rate Norway
country of Greek orthodox religion Greece
fishing boat trawler
more than 1 God. polytheism
sport in N. Europe ice skating
this raises taxes welfare capitalism
begin Protestant reformation Martin Luther
country known for guitar Spain
land surrounded by 3 sides of water peninsula
Greeks used this to explain natural disasters mythology
viking boat longships
aging population lowers this birthrate
most of N. and S. Europeans live here cities
what is next week? spring break
famous artist from Renaissance DaVinci

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Renaissance Crossword Puzzle

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an intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the study of the humanities, which included grammar, rhetoric, poetry, moral philosophy, and history HUMANISM
often called the father of Italian Renaissance humanism. Francesco Petrarch
the language of everyday speech in a particular region vernacular
Dante wrote his masterpiece, the _________, in the dialect of his native Florence. Divine Comedy
pioneered by the German printer Johannes Gutenberg movable type
a painting done on fresh, wet plaster with water-based paints fresco
Using this law, Masaccio could create the illusion of three dimensions, leading to a new, realistic style laws of perspective
was the model "Renaissance man." He was an artist, scientist, inventor, and visionary. Leonardo da Vinci
drew the "School of Athens" (Write his first name) Raphael
this was the core of humanist schools. Humanists believed this enabled humanists to reach their goal liberal studies
This is the final stage of the Renaissance. this period is associated with da Vinci, Raphael Sanzio, Michelangelo High Renaissance
The cultural rebirth that occurred in Europe from roughly the fourteenth through the middle of the seventeenth centuries, based on the rediscovery of the literature of Greece and Rome. Renaissance
technique that allows an artist to show objects as they appear at various distances from the viewer Perspective
Title for ruler of Venice (leader) doge
Most important writer of the Spanish Renaissance (last name) cervantes
the habit or principle of being independent and self-reliant. Individualism
Country where Renaissance started italy
soldiers who fought primarily for money mercenary
This family took control of Florence Medici
Dominated society and held important political posts and served as advisers to the king. nobility
the shopkeepers, artisans, guild masters, and guild members. Burghers
Who was the most important member of the Italian family during the Renaissance Father
Wrote "The Prince", and believed human beings were motivated by self-interest Machiavelli
Someone who supports or champions something patron
Florentine sculptor and painter and architect michelangelo

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Age Of Exploration Crossword Puzzle:

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In 1592______ sailed the ocean blue. Columbus
Conquered the Inca civilization. Francisco Pizaro
Discovered New York State, Canada and Hudson Bay Henry Hudson
Fierce sailors who raided towns in their free time Vikings
A navigation device which replaced the Astrolabe and the Cross-staff because it could be used on land and sea. Sextant
A faster and more efficient cargo ship invented for better sea tavel. Caravel
Famous Portuguese leader who created a school for navigational sailing. Prince Henry
A system used for mass-producing books and maps. Printing Press
Long stories passed down verbally generation to generation. Saga
Northern part of Europe which includes Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Scandinavia
Eric The Red's son, viking explorer who discovered Greenland Lief Ericson
A very long and sleek ship used by the vikings. Longship
The Incan emperor that Francisco Pizaro captured and murdered. Atahlupa
Famous conquistador who conquered the Aztecs of Mexico. Hernando Cortes
Number of natives Christopher Columbus took back to Spain to serve as slaves. 500 natives
Columbus's sons name. Ferdinand
Name of the biggest main ship Columbus sailed with on his most famous voyage. Santa Maria
Name the other two ships in the same voyage in number 17. Nina and Pinta
A term used by the vikings to describe the savage natives. Skraelings
What the vikings were called/what they called themselves. Norsemen
A famous explorer who has a game named after him and found a lot of the Silk Road Marco Polo
An enormous trading route from East Asia to Europe. Silk Road

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The Renaissance and Reformation Crossword

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painted the Mona Lisa Da Vinci
important centers of trade citystates
common language vernacular
focused on achievements of the individual humanism
this made books cheaper and more abundant printing press
painted the Sistene Chapel Michaelangelo
wrote "The Praise of Folly" Erasmus
the act of loaning money at a high rate of interest usury
corruption in the Catholic church and the sale of indulgences led to this thereformation
a German monk who started the Reformation Martin Luther
Martin Luther nailed these to the Wittenburg Church ninetyfivetheses
Lutheran tradition: Justification by ______________ faith

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The Italian Renaissance Crossword

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The study of history, poetry, grammar and rhetoric Humanities
Studied classic Greek and Roman culture to better understand their own culture Humanism
meaning Re-birth Renaissance
A Florentine man who lived in the 1300's was an early humanist, poet, and scholar Petrarch
Wrote a book called "The Prince" Machiavelli
Designed flying machines and undersea boats centuries before they were invented Leonardo da Vinci
Painted the Sistine Chapel Michelangelo
Famous for painting "The School of Athens" Raphael
A technique that allowed artist to create realistic pictures by making far away objects appear smaller Perspective
Italy was divided into small ? city-states

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The Italian Renaissance Crossword

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He wrote Don Quixote Cervantes
Inventor of printing press Gutenberg
Term means rebirth renaissance
English playwright Shakespeare
Where the Renaissance began Italy
Someone who supports artists patron
Italian trader who visited China MarcoPolo
Machine that uses moveable type printing press
Philosophy focus on human potential humanism
Technique that appears 3-D on a flat surface persepective
Italian poet who introduced Greeks and Romans Petrarch
Trade route from Asia to Europe Silk Road
study of the Greeks and Romans classical learning
City where the Renaissance started Florence
A painter and sculpture Michelangelo
Artist, sculpture, inventor and engineer daVinci
Built domes on large buildings Botticelli

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Ancient Greece Word Search

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AFRICA
ALEXANDER THE GREAT
ARISTOTLE
ASPASIA
ATHENS
BLACK SEA
CITIZENS
COLONIES
CULTURE
DEMOCRACY
EGYPT
EUROPE
GOLDEN AGE
GREECE
GREEK ALPHABET
GREEK GOD
GREEK GODDESS
GREEKS
PARTHENON
PENINSULA
PERICLES
PERSIAN EMPIRE
SOCRATES
SOLDIER
SPARTA
TEMPLE

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Countries of Europe Word Search

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Slovenia
Slovakia
Ukraine
Turkey
Russia
Austria
Romainia
Hungary
Czech Republic
Lithuania
Latvia
Poland
Northern Ireland
Bosnia
Albainia
Croatia
Iceland
Greece
Italy
Norway
Finland
Sweden
Denmark
Belgium
Switzerland
Germany
Portugal
Spain
France
Scotland
Ireland
Wales
England

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Europe Geography Crossword

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The longest river within today's European Union Danube river
the action of sharing something out among a number of recipients. Distribution
a part of the Atlantic Ocean, and it separates the island of Britain from northern France and joins the North Sea to the Atlantic Ocean. English Channel
covers all of western and northern France, Belgium, The Netherlands, southern Scandinavia, northern Germany, and nearly all of Poland European plains
a mountainous region that's most associated with the countries of Spain and Portugal. Iberian peninsula
a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin and almost completely enclosed by land Mediterranean sea
ocuses on the geography of the area and will often have shaded relief to show the mountains and valleys physical map
designed to show governmental boundaries of countries, states, and counties, the location of major cities political map
which form the boundary between Europe and Asia Pyrenees
a European river that begins in the Swiss canton of Graubünden in the southeastern Swiss Alps Rhine river
a peninsula in Northern Europe, which generally comprises the mainland of Sweden, the mainland of Norway, the northwestern area of Finland Scandinavian peninsula
the highest and most extensive mountain range system that lies entirely in Europe the alps

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Ancient Greece Word Search

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ares
athens
democracy
education
goddesses
gods
greek
hades
lamb
medusa
mythology
odyssey
olive
olympics
zeus

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Renaissance and Reformation Crossword

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One of the major religions during the Renaissance and Reformation Christianity
Where Michelangelo painted the ceiling Sistine
Worldly and concerned with the here and now Secular
What was at the front of girl`s education Religion
A famous sculpture by Michelangelo The David
85-90% of population in Middle Ages Peasants
2-3% of population in Middle Ages Nobles
What the church sold for salvation Indulgences
Declare invalid Annul
A guy who had 6 wives Henry VIII
A monk that studied the bible Luther
One of Raphael`s paintings Madonna
Gutenberg`s first full size book printed Bible
The focus on human potential and achievements Humanism
Sum of money that the wife`s family gave to the husband upon marriage Dowry
One of the greatest painters of all time da Vinci
Invented the printing press Gutenberg
An authors native language Vernacular
Rebirth Renaissance
Acceptance to heaven Salvation

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