Presentation on theme: "BELLRINGER 8/18 Define Renaissance."— Presentation transcript:
1BELLRINGER 8/18 Define Renaissance. The teachings and ideas of the Renaissance came from this culture:IslamicAztecGreco-RomanChineseThe Renaissance began in the city-states ofFrance.Italy.Greece.England
2Bellringer 8/19 Explain who Erasmus was and why he was important. Describe two differences in Italian and Northern Renaissance art. Why do you think these differences developed?
3Bellringer 8/22In what ways was Renaissance art revolutionary?
4Bellringer 8/23 Describe a Renaissance man. Why do you think the Mona Lisa has become such a famous work of art?Why do you think Machiavelli’s writings remain popular?How did Leonardo da Vinci’s scientific studies help his art?
5Bellringer 8/24Which statement best describes a characteristic of the Renaissance in Europe?the social structure became very rigidcreativity in the arts was encouragedthe political structure was similar to that of the Roman Empirehumanism decreased in importanceIn Europe, a major characteristic of humanism wasa belief in the supremacy of the state in relation to individual rightsa rejection of ancient civilizations and their culturesan emphasis on social control and obedience to national rulersan appreciation for the basic worth of individual achievementWhich idea about leadership would Niccolo Machiavelli most likely support?leaders should do whatever is necessary to achieve their goalsleaders should fight against discrimination and intoleranceleaders should listen to the desires of the peopleelected leaders should be fair and good
6Bellringer 8/25 Leonardo da Vinci Othello Michelangelo The Mona Lisa Match the artist/writer to their piece of work. Each answer choice is only used once and every answer choice is used.Leonardo da VinciMichelangeloDonatelloRaphaelErasmus of RotterdamWilliam ShakespeareOthelloThe Mona LisaDavidSistine ChapelSchool of AthensThe Praise of Folly
7Bellringer 8/26The Renaissance spread north from Italy to the rest of Europe bytrade routeswarsroutes through Alps Mountainsall of the aboveThe Renaissance refers to the time period from1400 – 1600One factor that enabled the Renaissance to flourish in Northern Italy was that the region hada wealthy class that invested in the artsa socialist form of governmentlimited contact with the Byzantine Empirea shrinking middle class