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CLEP Western Civilization I

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1. First Renaissance scholar in Italy

2. Between two rivers

3. Byzantine piece of architecture

4. Linear Perspective - human anatomy and oil painting

5. Denied existence of spiritual world

6. Philosophers

7. No

8. A cultural and legal revival led by Charlemagne

9. Emperor of the Roman - King of the Franks

10. Small businessmen - farmers

11. Epic poem

12. David

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

14. Eye for an Eye - etc.

15. Gave law to mankind

16. French architect

17. Archbishop of Canterbury - later became a saint

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

19. Heavy plow - horse shoes - horse collars

20. Sistine ceiling

21. Outside trade

22. Garment production

23. Agriculture

24. Utopia

25. Founder of the old kingdom

26. Upper class landlords - aristocrats - etc.

27. The Nile

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

29. Based on Aristotle and Napoleon

30. Ivory paintings - jewelry making and mosaics

31. Irish book of art/calligraphy

32. Vineyards and Olive Yards

33. Founder of Islam

34. Byzantine - Islam - Western Christian

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

36. Rome vs. Cathage

37. Simple life and meditation

38. University and education

39. Marcus Aurelius

40. Council of Nobles

41. An economic system where good and services are echanges

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

43. Paper making - distillation of alcohol

44. A 'true' renaissance man

45. Last great Pharaoh of Egypt

46. A group that opposed slavery and racial discrimination

47. Islamic Philosophers

48. Formed the first true democracy in Athens