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People who fight for money Mercenaries
Form of gov't where leader isn't a king and people can vote Republic
Wrote a influential, political work - "end justifies the means" Machiavelli
The French and this country fought over the Italian peninsula for 30 years Spain
This family ruled Florence and was kicked out for corruption Medici
The papal states were led by a Monarchy
This was a means of strengthening families and moving up in society Arranged marriages
Middle class of Renaissance society Burghers
These people were thought to keep the prince on the "good side" Nobles
Economic power made Italian states more _____ than Europe Urban
The Papal States were led by this person Pope

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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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Chapter 5 World History Crossword

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an intellectual movement of the Renaissance based on the study of humaities, which included grammar, rhetoric, poetry, moral philosophy, and history. Humanism
a system in which cities are the center of politicial, economic, and social life. Urban Society
He wrote a book called The Prince which is one of the most inflential works on politicial power in the western world. Niccolo Machiavelli
The literary works of this Italian author and the English author Geoffrey Chaucer helped make vernacular literature more popular. Dante
a painting done on fresh, wet plaster with water based paints fresco
He was often called the father of Italian Renaissance humanism. Petrarch
He was a painter, sculptor, architect, inventor, and mathematician. Leonardo de vinci
a gift of money or property paid at the time of marriage dowry
worldly secular
An accomplished painter, sculptor, and architect. He was another artistic master of the High Renaissance. Michelangelo
He was a flemish painter. He was among the first to use oil paint. Jan Van Eyck
He was a German artist who was greatly affected by the Italians. Albrecht Durer
a soldier who sells his services to the highest bidder mercenary
He was the leader of a band of mercenaries Franceso sforza
He took control of Florence. His family controlled the government from behind the scenes. Cosimo de Medici
Cosimo de Medici's grandson. He dominated the city at a time when Florence was the cultural center of Italy. Lorenzo de Medici

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Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

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This runs across the center of the peninsula Italy. Tiber River
One of the longest coastlines in Europe. Italian Peninsula
A sea between southern Europe, the northern coast of Africa, and southwesterm Asia. Mediterranean Sea
The capitol of Italy,that spreads across 7 low hills, and is about 15 minutes up the Tiber River. Rome
An Estruscan noble that murdered the king. Tarquin
A Roman leader that forced Tarquin and his sons out of Rome, and later became king. Junis Brutis
This man led Roman forces into battle and got captured. Regulus
The wealthiest, most powerful citizens. patricians
About 90% of Roman citizens. plebeians
A form of government where citizens have a right to vote. republic
People who are elected to represent the people. representatives
Any of various governing bodies. Senate
Officials who managed the government and the army. consuls
Someone who has total control over the people. dictator
People that were appointed by the Senate to protect the rights of plebeians. tribune
A city-state located in North Africa. carthage
Wars that ,altogether, lasted nearly 120 years. Punic Wars
A Carthaginian general. Hannibal
He attacked Carthage and defeated it. Scipio
A sense of pride in one's country. patriotism

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Renaissance Crossword

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renewed focus on man's capacities humanism
most notable patron family Medici family
most honored and influential scholar Erasmus
greatest playwright of all time William Shakespeare
the most famous painter of the early Italian renaissance Giotta di Bondone
Added technique of shading Masaccio
Added dimensions to paintings Sandro Botticelli
painted the last supper Leonardo de Vinci
painted Madonna del Granduca Raphael
painted the sistine chapel Michelangelo
Pieter Brueghel is famous for what form of painting genre
leading sculptor of the early Renaissance Donatello
most prominent type of music during the middle ages plainsong
french meaning of Renaissance rebirth
what are sponsors of art patrons
the book of manners was written by who Giovanni della Casa
who printed the bible in 1456 Johannes Gutenberg
where was the birth place of the Renaissance Florence
People relied more on... God or man man
what was Erasmus' most famous work Praise of Folly
who wrote Romeo and Juliet William Shakespeare

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Italian Renaissance Review Crossword

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most famous ren. artist leonardo
famous sculpture of ren. donatello
the idea of the perfect human form comes from the greeks
most famous painting in the world monalisa
famous architect of the age brunelleschi
portriats are going to look more _ now realistic
without wax sincerely
mary holding the dead christ statue pieta
built the first printing press in europe gutenberg
these people brought the plague across asia mongols
best example of mich. human form is statue of david
michealangelo's true love was sculpture
vanishing point perspective
what organism actually carried the plague flea
the word renaissance means rebirth
christ last mean last supper
huge patron of the arts in Italy rome
medici family controlled _____, Italy florence
comminssioned to paint alot of work for the catholic church raphael
leonardo was from ______, italy vinci
mich. painted the _______ chapel sistine
revoluntionized the spread of information printing press
___________ plague bubonic
leonardo wanted to design weapons
birth place of the renaissance italy
got lost in china for 20 years marco polo
the black death helped end the _______ ages middle
most statues were carved out of marble
powerful banking family medici

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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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Renaissance Crossword

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intellectual movement during the Renaissance spurred by an interest in classical learning humanism
a short poem with fixed rhyme and meter sonnet
author of "The Prince" Machiavelli
period of time from 1350-1600 marked as a "rebirth" renaissance
independent republics or governments in Italy city-states
powerful political leaders signori
hired soldiers condottieri
birthplace of the Italian Renaissance Florence
the most prominent family in Florence that fostered the spirit of humanism Medici
the Dominican friar that temporarily deposed the Medici family Savonarola
home to the popes and the continuation of the Renaissance Rome
although the were the head of the church, they became more secular than religious popes
located in the perfect position to become wealthy and nurture Renaissance art Venice
the head elected official of Venice doge
the mastermind behind the dome on the Cathedral of Florence Brunelleschi
a brilliant sculptor and painter Michelangelo
one of the greatest painters of his time and was also a scientist daVinci
castles that mixed Gothic and classic styles chateaux
use moveable type to print the Bible for all to have access to it Gutenberg
France's most popular Renaissance author known for his comedy Rabelais
name given to the countries of Belgium, Luxembourg, & the Netherlands LowCountries
Christian humanist that pushed scholars to read the Bible in its original languages Erasmus
northern painters known for oil paint vanEyck
authored "Utopia" which detailed the ideal society More
the most famous playwright of his time (some would say of all time) Shakespeare

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Early Renaissance Crossword

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artist made new artworks based on mathematical precise perspective, clarity of line, and close observation of people to appear more real realism
was a popular type of art, many were made like Masaccio’s The Tribute Money Frescoes
Created several famous frescoes, like Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Eden Masaccio
person who came up with a method to build and design the beautiful dome at the top of the Cathedral of Florence Brunelleschi
controlled Florence from 1434-1492 Medicis
how did the Medici family earn its fortune banking
Ruled Florence 1434-1464 Cosimo de Medici
What was Cosimo de Medici called because he was a patron of Florentine art Pater Patrie
who was known to be quite ugly Lorenzo
who had a concern for Math, respect for nature, love of beauty Leonardo da Vinci
idea that Human intellect should be of concern to anyone wanting to advance themselves or society Humanism
who was one group of people that did not get to participate in education Women
who wrote the book The Prince Machiavelli
Most famous book Praise of Folly where he criticized the church corruption Erasmus
most famous composer of the century Dufay
Lorenzo de’ Medici founded a what that attracted musicians from many parts of Europe School of Harmony

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The Renaissance Crossword

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"The Father Of Humanism" Petrarch
One of the significant ideas of the Renaissance was what Humanism
Renaissance began when what became wealthy Italy
Renaissance took place where, between 1350 & 1550 Europe
What was the most valuable thing bought in china Silk
What brings good and ideas to increasing numbers of people Trade
In what era between 1350 & 1550 what took place Renaissance
What was the ideals of Greek and Roman Rebirth
Financed the art, ____, architecture, and culture literature
Humanism was an intellectual movement that started in ______ Florence
What was considered to have a sinful nature Middle ages
What was the most Religious, most powerful city Rome
Florence became wealthy from the manufacturing of what wool
"be prepared to do ____" evil
cosimo de' Medici ruled Florence and was an ______ figure of the beginning in Renaissance important
cosim de' Medici became _____ of Florence in 1469 ruler
Niccolo Machiavelli said "how to get and keep _____" power
Niccolo Machiavelli wrote what book the prince
95 theses combined with what printing press
The 5 leading Italian city's are Florence, Rome, ______, and Milan, and Genoa Venice
Began by Luther to protest abuses of Catholic Church reformation
What was the Leading banking's of Florence Medici
Who broke from Catholic Church to Protestant Henry VIII
Who was the renaissance man known for painting The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa Leonardo da Vinci
The subjects of history, poetry and grammar Humanities
Who started the Protestant reformation Martin Luther
Who broke away from the Catholic church over religious issues Protestants
What special letters from the pope that pardoned a person from his sins in exchange for a fee Indulqences

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Renaissance Review Crossword

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I bring my own set of skills. INDIVIDUALISM
Greek and Roman culture. CLASSICALISM
Which city-state sits on the Adriatic Sea? VENICE
What city-state was controlled by the Medici family? FLORENCE
Anything that is NOT religious. SECULARISM
A philosophy that explores the greatness of the human body. HUMANISM
Who built the dome of the Florence Cathedral? BRUNESLLESCHI
What is one of the richest cities, that controlled trade through the Alps? MILAN
Who built the first free-standing statue, The Statue of David? DONATELLO
Who was consider the greatest play writer of all time? SHAKESPEARE
Who invented linear perspective? BRUNESLLESCHI
Who wrote the book "Utopia"? THOMAS MORE
Who painted the Mona Lisa? LEONARDO DA VINCI
Who painted the School of Athens? RAPHEL
Who painted on the ceilings of the Sistine Chapel? MICHELANGELO
What changed the way people see paintings? LINEAR PERSPECTIVE
Who painted portraits that were photographic in detail? HANS HOLBEIN
Who was a classical scholar and wrote in pure Latin style? ERASMUS
Who traveled to Italy and became influenced by the Italian Renaissance? DURER
Who's paintings displayed unusually realistic details and captured scenes of everyday life? EYCK
Independent city-states were initially governed as____________. REPUBLICS
This family ruled harshly between 1447-1535. SFORZA
When Medici lost power, __________ took power and instituted a fanatical dictatorship. SARONVOLA
____________ are magnificent households and palaces where signori/leaders lived, conducted business and supported the arts. COURTS
_________ was certainly the wealthiest man of his time, Albizzi family resented their power. COSIMO

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