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Chapter 14

Lorenzo de Medici
Francesco Petrarch
Leonardo da vinci
Michel angelo
Baldas sare Castiglione
Niccolo Machiavelli
Albrecht Durer
Jan van Eyck
Francois Rabelais
William Shakespeare
Miguel de Cervantes
Johann Gutenberg.
Patron Financial supporter of the arts
Humanism Intellectual movement at the heart of the Italian Renaissance
Humanities The subjects taught in ancient Greek and Roman schools.
Perspective Renaissance artists learned the rules.
Engraving Art form in which an artist etches a design on a metal plate with acid and then uses the plate to make multiple prints.
Vernacular Everyday language of ordinary people.
Utopian It has come to describe any ideal society.
Protestant Reformation
Martin Luther
Peace of Augsburg
John Calvin
John Knox
Indulgence Was a lessening of the time a soul would have to spend in purgatory
Recant Give up ones views or beliefs
Theocracy Government run by church leaders.
Henry Vill
Elizabeth I queen of England and Ireland 1558–1603
Council of Trent a council of the Roman Catholic Church convened in Trento in three sessions between 1545 and 1563 to examine and condemn the teachings of Martin Luther and other Protestant reformers
Inquisition A period of prolonged and intensive questioning or investigation
Jesuits the theology or the practices of the Jesuits
Teresa of Avila Spanish mystic and religious reformer
Annul Cancel or invalidate
Canonize Recognize one as a saint
Compromise Acceptable middle ground
Scapegoat Person, group, or thing forced to take the blame for the crimes or mistakes of others
Ghetto Separate section of a city where mmembers of a minority group are forced to live
Nicolaus Copernicus Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar system with the sun in the center
Johannes Kepler German astronomer who first stated laws of planetary motion
Galileo Galilei He discovered the constancy of a pendulum's swing, formulated the law of uniform acceleration of falling bodies,
Francis Bacon English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning
Rene Descartes developed dualistic theory of mind and matter
Isaac Newton remembered for developing the calculus and for his law of gravitation and his three laws of motion
Robert Boyle Irish chemist who established that air has weight and whose definitions of chemical elements and chemical reactions helped to dissociate chemistry from alchemy (
Heliocentric Based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe
Hypothesis Possible explanation
Scientific method Painstaking method used to confirm findings and to prove or disprove hypothesis
Gravity Force that tends to pull one mass or object to another
Created by: Dustin Abbott