GAME NAME:

THE RENAISSANCE: EXAM

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

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Explanation

SOCIAL PATTERNS OF THE

RENAISSANCE

SOCIAL

PATTERN

ECONOMIC PATTERNS OF

RENAISSANCE

ECON

EARLY RENAISSANCE

EARLY

REN

HIGH RENAISSANCE

HIGH REN

NORTHERN RENAISSANCE

NORTH

REN

KEY PEOPLE

KEY

PEOPLE

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THE LARGEST SOCIAL CLASS

THROUGHOUT EUROPE

WHAT IS THE

PEASANTRY?

IMPORTANT BANKING FAMILY

IN FLORENCE

WHO IS THE MEDICI

FAMILY?

"FATHER OF HUMANISM"

WHO WAS PETRARCH?

MAYBE THE GREATEST ARTIST

OF THE ERA; HIS PAINTING OF

THE CEILING OF THE SISTINE

CHAPEL IS STILL ADMIRED

TODAY

WHO WAS

MICHELANGELO?

"PRINCE OF HUMANISTS" BEST

KNOWN FOR THE

DEVELOPMENT OF CHRISTIAN

HUMANISM IN HIS "PRAISE OF

FOLLY"

WHO WAS ERASMUS?

RESPONSIBLE FOR "PURIFYING"

LATIN AND REVIVING THE

STUDY OF GREEK AS WELL AS

WRITING A HISTORY OF THE

FLORENCE

WHO WAS BRUNI?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

POWERFUL SOCIAL CLASS

MADE UP OF SKILLED

WORKERS; DOMINATED KEY

EUROPEAN TOWNS

WHO ARE THE

ARTISANS?

TRADE GUILD OF NORTHERN

EUROPEAN CITIES THAT

COOPERATED TO ATTRACT

THE VENETIAN-FLANDERS

FLEET

WHAT WAS THE HANSA

(HANSEATIC LEAGUE)?

"FATHER OF RENAISSANCE

SCULPTURE"

WHO WAS DONATELLO?

HIS "SCHOOL OF ATHENS"

DEMONSTRATED THE VALUES

OF THE RENAISSANCE:

SECULARISM, PERSPECTIVE,

AND HONORING ANTIQUITY

WHO WAS RAPHAEL?

KEY FLEMISH PAINTER

RESPONSIBLE FOR "CHILDREN

AT PLAY" AND OTHER KEY

PAINTINGS THAT DEPICTED

LANDSCAPES AND PEASANTRY

WHO WAS BRUEGEL?

THE FAMILY THAT DOMINATED

MILAN

WHO WAS THE SFORZA

FAMILY?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

HIS BOOK OF COURTIER

CHALLENGED THE NOBLES TO

MODERNIZE AND EMBRACE

CIVIC HUMANISM AND THE

LIBERAL ARTS

WHO IS CASTIGLONE?

THIS EVENT BEGAN TO

DRASTICALLY REDUCE THE

ECONOMIC WEALTH OF THE

ITALIAN CITY-STATES

WHAT WAS THE FALL OF

CONSTANTINOPLE?

"FATHER OF RENAISSANCE

PAINTING"

WHO WAS GIOTTO?

HE IS BEST KNOW FOR "MONA

LISA" BUT HIS WORK IN

ANATOMY AND ENGINEERING IS

STILL USED TODAY

WHO WAS DA VINCI?

WROTE "UTOPIA"

WHO WAS THOMAS MORE?

WROTE "ELEGANCES OF THE

LATIN LANGUAGE" AND

IDENTIFIED THE "PUREST"

FORM OF LATIN

WHO WAS VALLA?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

THIS PRACTICE BEGAN TO

COME TO AN END IN ITALY FOR

TWO REASONS: THE

HUMANITARIANISM OF

HUMANISM AND THE

ECONOMIC CRISIS

WHAT IS SLAVERY?

MERCHANTS WANTED TO

SECULARIZE SOCIETY IN

HOPES TO USE THIS

ECONOMIC TOOL

WHAT WAS USURY?

"FATHER OF RENAISSANCE

ARCHITECTURE; RESPONSIBLE

FOR "DUOMO" IN FLORENCE

WHO WAS

BRUNELLESCHI?

THE KEY ARCHITECT OF THE

HIGH RENAISSANCE; BEST

KNOWN FOR HIS TEMPIETTO

OF ST. PETER

WHO WAS BRAMANTE?

IN HIS "MARRIAGE OF

ARNOLFINI" HE ILLUSTRATED A

MASTERY OF OIL PAINT AND

OTHER TECHNIQUES

WHO WAS VAN EYCK?

INVENTED THE MOVEABLE

TYPE PRINTING PRESS; FIRST

BOOK PUBLISHED WAS THE

BIBLE

WHO WAS GUTENBERG?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

TO MAINTAIN ITS POWER,

ARTISANS FORMED THIS TYPE

OF GROUP TO RESTRICT

MEMBERSHIP AND INCREASE

VALUE

WHAT ARE GUILDS?

THE SERIES OF ECONOMIC

CHANGES THAT ALLOWED THE

RENAISSANCE TO BEGIN;

INCLUDED STANDARDIZATION

OF MONEY

WHAT IS THE

COMMERCIAL

HIS BIRTH OF VENUS

FORESHADOWED THE

CLASSICAL PAINTING OF THE

HIGH RENAISSANCE; HE LOST

FAVOR WHEN HE HAD A

RELIGIOUS CONVERSION

WHO WAS BOTTICELLI?

EVENT THAT MARKED THE END

OF THE HIGH RENAISSANCE

WHAT WAS THE SAC OF

ROME?

BEST KNOWN FOR HIS

PAINTINGS SUCH AS "SELF

PORTRAIT" AND RELIGIOUS

PAINTINGS; MAY BE THE

GREATEST GERMAN PAINTER

WHO WAS DURER?

WROTE "THE PRINCE" WHICH

WAS THE FIRST MODERN

POLITICAL TREATISE;

CHALLENGED THE IDEA OF

HUMANIST VALUES

WHO WAS MACHIAVELLI?

 CATEGORY:   

RENAISSANCE POLITICS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE LAST DUKE OF BURGUNDY;WAS KILLED DURING A WARWITH THE SWISS; BUGUNDYTHEN WAS DIVIDED BETWEENFRANCE AND THE HRE

 Response:   

WHO WAS CHARLES THEBOLD?

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CATEGORY 1

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Explanation

ITALIAN STATES

ITALIAN

STATES

THE NEW MONARCHIES

NEW

MONARCH

RELIGION IN THE RENAISSANCE

RELIGION

ITALIAN RENAISSANCE

ITALIAN

REN

MORE POLITICS OF THE REN

POLITICS

OF THE

REN

ODDS AND ENDS

ODDS AND

ENDS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

TYPE OF GOVERNMENT THAT

DOMINATED ITALY

WHAT IS CITY-STATE?

THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR THAT

HELPED DEFINE MODERN

ENGLAND

WHAT IS THE WAR OF

THE ROSES?

THE ERA THAT SAW A FRENCH

CATHOLIC CHURCH COMPETE

AGAINST AN ITALIAN

CATHOLIC CHURCH

WHAT WAS THE GREAT

SCHISM?

THE STUDY OF THE LIBERAL

ARTS WAS AN ATTEMPT TO

CREATE THIS

WHAT IS THE

UNIVERSAL PERSON?

THE KING OF FRANCE WHO

WAS INVITED INTO ITALY BY

THE SFORZA FAMILY,

BEGINNING THE ITALIAN WARS

WHO WAS CHARLES

VIII?

RUSSIAN CZAR THAT MARRIED

A BYZANTINE PRINCESS AND

ATTEMPTED TO TURN

MOSCOW INTO THE "THIRD

ROME"; HE SUCCESSFULLY

GOT RID OF MONGOLIAN RULE

WHO WAS IVAN III (OR

THE GREAT)?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THIS ITALIAN CITY-STATE

DOMINATED THE ADRIATIC

SEA, HENCE HAD LIMITED

COMPETITION

WHAT IS VENICE?

THE BURGHER KING THAT

BROUGHT STABILITY TO

ENGLAND BY ESTABLISHING

THE TUDOR DYNASTY AND HIS

POLITICAL PRACTICES

WHO WAS HENRY VII?

ENGLISH RELIGIOUS REFORMER

WHO POINTED OUT THE

CHURCH CORRUPTION;

TRANSLATED THE FIRST

ENGLISH BIBLE

WHO WAS WYCLIFFE?

THE CHIEF PATRON OF ARTS

DURING THE HIGH

RENAISSANCE

WHAT IS THE PAPACY

(CATHOLIC CHURCH)?

THIS FRENCH POLITICAL BODY

LOST ITS POWER WHEN IT

GAVE CHARLES VII THE TAILLE

AS A PERMANENT TAX

WHAT WAS THE

ESTATES-GENERAL?

THE POPE THAT WAS

RESPONSIBLE FOR REBUILDING

ST. PETER'S BASILICA

WHO WAS LEO X?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

IN 1454, IN HOPES OF BRINGING

A SENSE OF UNITY, THIS WAS

SIGNED BY THE MAJOR ITALIAN

CITY-STATES

WHAT WAS THE PEACE

OF LODI?

THE CONFLICT THAT

ESTABLISHED MODERN

FRANCE, ENDED IN 1453

WHAT WAS THE HUNDRED

YEARS WAR?

BOHEMIAN RELIGIOUS

REFORMER THAT WAS

INFLUENCED BY THE ENGLISH

LOLLARDS; HE WAS EXECUTED

ON THE ORDERS OF THE

PAPACY

WHO WAS JOHN HUSS?

THE ITALIAN CITY-STATE THAT

SAW THE BIRTH OF THE

RENAISSANCE

WHAT WAS FLORENCE?

THE CULTURAL EVENT THAT

ATTEMPTED TO CREATE THE

SPANISH NATION-STATE

WHAT WAS THE SPANISH

INQUISITION?

THE REPRESENTATIVE BODY

OF THE HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE

WHAT IS THE

REICHSTAG?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THE "MAGNIFICENT" LEADER

OF FLORENCE WHO

SUPPORTED THE ARTS AND

EXTENDED THE CONCEPT OF

CIVIC HUMANISM; AT HIS

DEATH, THE ITALIAN WARS

BEGAN

WHO WAS LORENZO DE

MEDICI?

RESPONSIBLE FOR  UNITING

SPAIN IN THE LATE 15TH

CENTURY

WHO WERE ISABELLA

AND FERDINAND?

TERM THAT MEANS

CHALLENGING CHURCH

DOCTRINE

WHAT IS HERESY?

THE REVIVAL OF THIS ANCIENT

RELIGION BASED ON THE

CONCEPT THAT PEOPLE WERE

"DIVINE" CHALLENGED THE

CATHOLIC ORDER

WHAT WAS

HERMETICISM?

THE SPANISH CONQUEST OF

GRANADA, COMPLETED VBY

1492

WHAT WAS

RECONQUISTA?

THE ENGLISH KING THAT

USURPED ROYAL POWER

AFTER THE HUNDRED YEARS'

WAR AND WAS KILLED AT

BOSWORTH FIELD DURING THE

WAR OF THE ROSES

WHO WAS RICHARD III?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

WHICH TWO STATES FOUGHT

THE ITALIAN WARS?

WHAT ARE SPAIN/HRE

VS. FRANCE?

THE KING OF SPAIN AND HOLY

ROMAN EMPEROR; DOMINATED

MOST OF EUROPE, EXPANDING

THE PRESTIGE OF THE

HABSBURGS

WHO IS CHARLES I

(V)?

THE BORGIA POPE THAT

ATTEMPTED TO CARVE OUT

AN ITALIAN STATE FOR HIS

SONS DURING THE ITALIAN

WARS; ALSO DREW THE "LINE

OF DEMARCATION" DURING

THE AOD

WHO WAS ALEXANDER

IV?

THE "FIRST LADY OF THE

GLOBE"; SHE WAS A KEY

POLITICAL LEADER OF

MANTUA AND HAD A

WELL-KNOWN LIBRARY

WHO WAS ISABELLA

D'ESTE?

THE POLISH DIET THAT

MAINTAINED NOBLE CONTROL

OF POLAND, GIVING NO POWER

TO THE TOWNS AND

MERCHANTS

WHAT WAS THE SEJM?

HIS "EXCRABILIS" OUTLAWED

THE COUNCILIAR MOVEMENT;

BEGINNING WHAT IS KNOWN AS

THE "RENAISSANCE  PAPACY"

WHO WAS PIUS II?

 CATEGORY:   

RENAISSANCE POLITICS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE LAST DUKE OF BURGUNDY;WAS KILLED DURING A WARWITH THE SWISS; BUGUNDYTHEN WAS DIVIDED BETWEENFRANCE AND THE HRE

 Response:   

WHO WAS CHARLES THEBOLD?

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