______ 1. Renaissance painters in Flanders, as in Italy, tended to produce work that was
a. realistic. b. idealistic. c. highly spiritual. d. formal and tightly structured.
______ 2. In Greek, the word utopia means
a. “highest.” c. “everywhere.”
b. “no place.” d. “an ideal place.”
______ 3. The first use of movable type was in
a. Greece. c. Italy.
b. Germany. d. China.
______ 4. The printing press was invented by
a. Jan van Eyck. b. Johann Gutenberg. c. Peter Bruegel the Elder. d. Hans Holbein the Younger.
______ 5. Which of the following correctly matches the author with something he wrote?
a. Thomas More and Utopia
b. François Rabelais and King Lear
c. William Shakespeare and The Praise of Folly
d. Desiderius Erasmus and Gargantua and Pantagruel
______ 6. Which of the following did Desiderius Erasmus and François Rabelais have in common?
a. Both were French.
b. Both wrote in classic languages.
c. Both were considered humanists.
d. Both were highly secular in their interests.