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who won the battle of poitiers

england

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what battle was considered the gettysburg of the 100 years war

the battle of agincourt

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who wrote king Henry the 5th's speech for after the battle

William Shakespeare

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what is the girl who was burned at the stake for saying that she was lead by God and that God has visited her

Joan of arc

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what does renaissance mean in french

it means rebirth

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what is humanism

a philosophy that stresses man and his life on earth rather than god and heaven

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what is the king that takes the throne at age 1

king henry the 5th

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who fought in the war of the roses

the Lancaster's Vs. the York's

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what house emerges after the battle of the roses

the house of tudor

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What are Dante's 2 most famous works

the inferno
the divine comedy

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who wrote Utopia

Thomas Moore

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What is Michelangelo famous for

David
sistine chapel

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who funded Michelangelo

Pope Julius II

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what is Leonardo Da Vinci famous for

mona lisa

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what were the names of 2 powerful italian families

Sforzas and the medicis

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who created the printing press

gutenberg

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what Augustinian monk called out the church

Martin Luther

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where was Martin Luther a professor

Wittenberg University

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who was the pope at the time of Luther's 95 thesis

pope leo the 10th

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what was luther's punishment

he was excommunicated

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what was the formal meet between luther and the high ranking church officials called

the diet of worms

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what was the name of john calvin's book

Institutes of the christian religion

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what were calvin's followers called

huguenots

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giovanni wrote...

decameron

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who wrote the prince

niccolo

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what did erasmus do

the praise of folly