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Enlightenment & More

for WSU gened 104 midterm

Who was Leonardo Davinci? What century was he alive? Artist, 15th and 16th centuries
Where was DaVinci living? Why was he important? Venice, known as the "renaissance man"
Who was Niccolo Machiavelli? What was he famous for writing? Writer, philosopher, founder of modern political science. Wrote how to succeed
What century was Machiavelli living and where? 15th and 16 centuries, Florence Italy
What does the term Machiavellianism mean? Someone who focuses on obtaining political power
What was the Sale of Indulgences? When were they popular? "get out of jail free card" by paying money in the 1500's
Who wrote the 95 thesis? Why? Martin Luther, for protestant reformation
When and where were the 95 thesis written? Whittenburg, Germany in early 1500's
Who and what was Henry VIII known for? When? King of England, supressed influence of protestant reformation, late 1400's early 1500's