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T21 Unit 5, RP#1

  1. Give one enlightenment idea or phrase found in the Declaration of Independence.
    1. LIBERTY
    2. ALL MEN CREATED EQUAL
    3. LAWS OF NATURE
    4. SOCIAL CONTRACT
    5. SELF-EVIDENT TRUTHS
  2. There were three Enlightenment philosophers mentioned in the first section of the reading — name one.
    1. LOCKE
    2. VOLTAIRE
    3. ROUSSEAU
  3. Jean Jacques Rousseau said that rulers have a social _________ with the people, meaning that they owe the people to do what is best for the people.
    1. CONTRACT
  4. A Christian believes that the Bible is true, whereas a _______ believes only the non-miraculous parts of the Bible are true.
    1. DEIST
  5. What philosopher wrote about women’s rights?
    1. MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT
  6. BONSU: This was the “old regime” or “old system” that the Enlightenment philosophers wrote against.
    1. ANCIEN REGIME

T21 WH RP 12/1

  1. This individual was the first tsar of Russia.
    1. Ivan the Great
  2. This individual was a Catholic monk who wrote an important document and nailed it on a church door in 1517, thus starting the Protestant Reformation.
    1. Martin Luther
  3. The European re-inventor of the printing press which allowed for books to be mass produced and sold at low cost.
    1. Gutenberg
  4. What was the name of #2’s famous document?
    1. 95 Theses
  5. T or F: Peter the Great imported printing presses to Russia in his efforts to modernize his nation.
    1. True
  6. T or F: Those who cared deeply about the Protestant Reformation and Counter-Reformation were hardcore humanists.
    1. False
  7. BONSU: Which nation was the first to discover an alternative route to Asia by rounding Africa?
    1. Portugal