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Who did Lorenzo De Medici marry in 1469?
Clarice Orsini
hanibal bear
How did Piero de Medici die?
gout
go out
What year did Piero die?
1470
yearaftermarriage
Who was Lorenzo's mother?
Lucrezia
Borga
What steryotypes did the brothers hold?
Guiliano: the hansome one
Lorenzo: The ugly one (plagued by ill health)
jock and nerd
What part of Lorenzo was squashed so badly that it didn't work anymore?
nose
snoze
What famous person was born in 1469?
Niccolo Machiavelli
prince
What book did Machiavelli write?
The Prince
monarchy
How much of the population of Florence was under 20?
almost half
1/2
How old was Lorenzo when his father was married?
15
quinze
What bride did Lorenzo escort to his father's wedding?
Ippolita Sforza
Francesco's daughter
At 16, what two councils was Lorenzo on?
Balia (emergency council) and Cento (council of one hundred)
emergency hundred
Where did political power lay?
Signoria
senorita
About how many families lived in florence, and how many of those were politically important?
10,000
3,000
+10-7
How were members of the signoria chosen?
pulled out of a bag, though really hang chosen by medici
bag
What was the badge of Florence before the medici's?
a lily
fleur
What was the medici's "logo"?
A shield with a # of dots on it
polka __
Who was the patron saint of Florence?
St. John the Baptist
San Giovanni
What was the feast day of San Giovanni?
June 24
4days before my bday
What annual celebration was closely tied with the Medici?
Carnival
clowns
What group did Guiliano exploit his youth to?
fanciulli, boys age 13-24, excluded from politics and unmarried
fancy