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CLEP Western Civilization I

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1. Sistine ceiling

2. Upper class landlords - aristocrats - etc.

3. Small businessmen - farmers

4. Gave law to mankind

5. Emperor of the Roman - King of the Franks

6. A group that opposed slavery and racial discrimination

7. A cultural and legal revival led by Charlemagne

8. First Renaissance scholar in Italy

9. Based on Aristotle and Napoleon

10. A piece of art with Christ upon his mother's lap

11. Formed the first true democracy in Athens

12. Utopia

13. Garment production

14. David

15. Ruled Rome - was assassinated by peers in 44 BC

16. A 'true' renaissance man

17. Linear Perspective - human anatomy and oil painting

18. Archbishop of Canterbury - later became a saint

19. Council of Nobles

20. Irish book of art/calligraphy

21. Rome vs. Cathage

22. Between two rivers

23. Agriculture

24. Outside trade

25. A picture made up from small pieces of glass or stone

26. Heavy plow - horse shoes - horse collars

27. Marcus Aurelius

28. Islamic Philosophers

29. Byzantine piece of architecture

30. Eye for an Eye - etc.

31. Vineyards and Olive Yards

32. University and education

33. Denied existence of spiritual world

34. An economic system where good and services are echanges

35. Ivory paintings - jewelry making and mosaics

36. Paper making - distillation of alcohol

37. French architect

38. The Nile

39. Founder of Islam

40. No

41. A series of promises made by King John regarding how to treat his subjects

42. The archaic or early dynastic period - the Old Kingdom - the 1st Intermediate peroid - Middle Kingdom - 2nd Intermediate period - the New Kingdom

43. Epic poem

44. Founder of the old kingdom

45. Byzantine - Islam - Western Christian

46. Simple life and meditation

47. Philosophers

48. Last great Pharaoh of Egypt