Famous Individuals in the Renaissance

A Matching Exercise

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Instructions: Place the letters of the items in the right column in the blanks corresponding to the correct numbered items in the left column. You may find the information for these individuals in chapter 16.

No. Name Item Description
____ 1 Giovanni de' Medici a wrote 95 theses
____ 2 Lorenzo de' Medici b Christian Humanist
____ 3 Francesco Petrarch c wrote Decameron
____ 4 Lorenzo Valla d Swiss Reformer
____ 5 Niccolo Machiavelli e banker in Florence
____ 6 Baldassare Castiglione f sold indulgences
____ 7 Donatello g wrote Utopia
____ 8 Filippo Brunelleschi h founded Jesuits
____ 9 Leonardo da Vinci i wrote The Prince
____ 10 Michelangelo j governed in Florence
____ 11 Raphael Santi k created Gargantua
____ 12 Jan van Eyck l regent of France
____ 13 Pieter Bruegel m put on Florence Dome
____ 14 Giovanni Boccaccio n critical of the clergy
____ 15 Francois Rabelais o London Playwrite
____ 16 Miguel de Cervantes p made David statue
____ 17 William Shakespeare q perfected sonnet
____ 18 Erasmus r painted Sistine Chapel
____ 19 Sir Thomas More s painted Madonna
____ 20 Johann Gutenberg t Flemish realist
____ 21 Catherine de' Medici u painted Mona Lisa
____ 22 Martin Luther v inherited throne at 10
____ 23 Johann Tetzel w Book of the Courtier
____ 24 Edward VI x pro English Catholics
____ 25 Zwingli y wrote Don Quixote