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The Reformation

Quiz by Robert Gaul

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  • Q1

    What was the Reformation?

    When the Roman Empire split into two empires, the east and the west

    When protestant churches and ideas formed, breaking away from the Catholic Church

    A time when more and more people began to read and write

    A time when people studied humanism and art

    30s
  • Q2

    What monk began to question the teachings of the Catholic Church in 1517?

     Martin Luther

     Thomas Aquinas

    Richard of Wallingford

    St. Benedict

    30s
  • Q3

     What practice allowed people to gain forgiveness by giving the Catholic Church money?

    Bribing

    Paying indulgences

    Fee for sinners

    Golden forgiveness

    30s
  • Q4

    What did the Catholic Church do to Martin Luther for publishing his 95 Theses?

     Kicked him out of the church for being a heretic

    Forgave him

    Read his complaints and tried to address them

    Had him killed

    30s
  • Q5

    What did Martin Luther do with his 95 Theses when he was done with it?

    Sent it to the Pope

     Discussed it with his fellow monks

     Nailed it to the door of a church

    Burnt it

    30s
  • Q6

    Why did King Henry VIII form the Church of England?

    Because he wanted to have a church of his own

    Because he thought Rome was too far away

    . Because he was going to war against Italy

    Because the Catholic Church would not allow him to divorce his wife

    30s
  • Q7

    What war was the result of the Reformation?

    The War of the Priests

     The 30 Year War

     The First World War

    The First Crusade

    30s
  • Q8

    True or False: The war in Germany that resulted from the Reformation was largely peaceful and few people died.

     FALSE

    TRUE

    30s
  • Q9

    What led to the Reformation?

    The invention of the printing press

     All of these

     More people able to read the Bible

    More people reading

    30s
  • Q10

     What was the worst punishment for being named a heretic by the Catholic Church?

    Not allowed in church

     Put to death

    A heavy fine

     Prison

    30s

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