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30 Cards in this Set

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What is a Patron?
a person who provides financial support for the arts.
what is humanism?
A cultural and intellectual movement of the Renaissance that emphasized secular concerns as a result of the rediscovery and study of the literature, art, and civilization of ancient Greece and Rome.
What is one work by each of the three artists, Rapheal, Michelangelo and L. Da Vinci?
Sistine Chapel - Michelangelo , The School of Athens - Rapheal , Mona Lisa - Leonardo Da Vinci
Whats a Pieta? Whats a Madonna?
a representation of the Virgin Mary mourning over the body of the dead Christ, usually shown held on her lap.

-a picture or statue representing the Virgin Mary.
Whats Machiavellian?
Suggestive of or characterized by expediency, deceit, and cunning.
Whats an Indulgence?
in the roman catholic church, pardon for sins committed during a persons lifetime.
What does Recant mean?
give up ones views or beliefs.
Whats a theocracy?
a form of government in which God or a deity is recognized as the supreme civil ruler, the God's or deity's laws being interpreted by the ecclesiastical authorities.
Whats predestination?
idea that god long ago will determine who will gain salvation. `
What were the 95 theses?
arguements agaisnt indulgences
"I die the ___ good ___ but gods ___ ? " this quote was said by??
kings, servent, first --Thomas More
Whats anti-semitism?
discrimination against or prejudice or hostility toward Jews.
" I am the state" was said by?
Louis XIV
Whats a Limited Monarchy?
a monarchy that is limited by laws and a constitution
What is an Absolute Monarchy?
Rule by one person — a monarch, usually a king or a queen — whose actions are restricted neither by written law nor by custom; a system different from a constitutional monarchy and from a republic.
Whats divine right?
The doctrine that monarchs derive their right to rule directly from God and are accountable only to God.
Whats westernization?
to influence with ideas, customs, practices, etc., characteristic of the Occident or of the western U.S.
Who won at Waterloo?
What does Nationalism mean?
devotion and loyalty to one's own nation
Whats Imperialism?
domination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country or region.
Whats Militarism?
glorification of the military.
Pacifism is?
opposition to all war.
Who sent an ultimatum?
austria sent it to serbia
WWI lasted how many years, and what years?
4 years, 1914-1918
What is realism?
the tendency to view or represent things as they really are.
What is capitalism?
economic system in which the means of production are privatly owned and operated for profit
What is communism?
(form of socialism) the creation of a classless society in which all wealth and property would be owned by the community as a whole.
"All roads lead to___"
"The ___ the was Greece"
The renaisance began in? What years was it between?
Italy, 1300-1600