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In the 1300s, the ___________ which means "________" began as a cultural movement, and artistic movement, and a philosophical movement

Renaissance
rebirth

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The Renaissance was marked by a renewed interest in ____ and _____ life.

Greek
Roman

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The Renaissance had its beginnings in

Italy

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The ______ family of Florence grew rich as bankers and then as rulers.

Medici

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Italian scholars turned to the ____ and ____ classics of literature.

Greek
Roman

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Many humanists were ________ who remained committed to _______

Catholics
Christian teachings

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Scholars often called the late 1400s and early 1500s the ______.

High Renaissance

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Michelangelo's sculptures and paintings of Biblical features are prominently portrayed on the ceilings of the ________

Sistine Chapel

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The _____ is the headquarters of the pope

Vatican

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tried to describe government in the wy it actually worked, not in terms of lofty ideals

Niccolo Machiavelli

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believed that classical writers were committed to virtue and that these writers could be imitated by studying their works

Francesco Petrarch

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an era of rebirth and philosophical and artistic movement

Renaissance

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used mathematics to organized the space in his paintings and one of the best known Renaissance men

Leonardo Da Vinci

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displayed a critical approach to learning and scholarship

humanists

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one of the most brilliant Renaissance painters and helped to design St. Peter's Basilica

Michelangelo

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wrote a book that contrasts the coarse knights of the Middle Ages with the refined courtier of the Renaissance

Castiglione

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the technique that painters used to create the illusion of depth in their works

perspective

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