The Beginning of the Modern Age Book Back Questions

9th Standard

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Social Science

Time : 00:45:00 Hrs
Total Marks : 30
    5 x 1 = 5
  1. Who among the following is known as the Father of Humanism?

    (a)

    Leonardo da Vinci

    (b)

    Francisco Petrarch

    (c)

    Erasmus

    (d)

    Thomas More

  2. William Harvey discovered_______

    (a)

    Heliocentric theory

    (b)

    Geocentric theory

    (c)

    Gravitational force

    (d)

    Circulation of blood

  3. Who wrote the 95 Theses?

    (a)

    Martin Luther

    (b)

    Zwingli

    (c)

    John Calvin

    (d)

    Thomas More

  4. Who wrote the book Institutes of Christian Religion

    (a)

    Martin Luther

    (b)

    Zwingli

    (c)

    John Calvin

    (d)

    Cervantes

  5. Which sailor was the first to cross the Equator?

    (a)

    Henry, the Navigator

    (b)

    Lopo Gonzalves

    (c)

    Lopo Gonzalves

    (d)

    Christopher Columbus

  6. 4 x 1 = 4
  7. In 1453 Constantinople was captured by________

    ()

    Ottoman Turks

  8. _________was known as Prince among Humanists

    ()

    Erasmus

  9. __________-is famous for his paintings in the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel

    ()

    Michelangelo]

  10. The reformation of the Catholic Church is known as_________-

    ()

    Counter Reformation]

  11. 2 x 5 = 10
  12. Discuss how Renaissance, Reformation and Geographical discoveries heralded the modern age?

  13. Examine the outcome of the geographical discoveries

  14. 2 x 1 = 2
  15. (a) Martin Luther broke away from the Catholic Church because he was discriminated.
    (b) John Calvin's government in Geneva was liberal and fun-filled.
    (c) King Henry VIII had deep theological differences with the Catholic Church.
    (d) Council of Trent reemphasized the importance of ceremonies and significance of the mass

  16. (a) Discovery of new lands and sea routes shifted the economic centre from Italian city states to Spain and Portugal.
    (b) Horses were native to America.
    (c) During the begining ofthe Modern Age, State did not interfere in economic activities.
    (d) The Portuguese collaborated with the Arabs in its trading activities in India.

  17. 3 x 3 = 9
  18. Explain how the invention of printing press influenced Renaissance, Reformation and Geographical discoveries.

  19. Outline the differences of Martin Luther with the Catholic Church.

  20. What is Columbian Exchange?

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