Please answer the following questions:
- What were the people like?
- What was the main religion? (Polytheistic/Monotheistic/ Name the god or some of the gods)
- What were some major ceremonies, feasts or sacred days?
- What was the food like?
- What did they do for protection?
- Who were some main people in the civilization?
- What type of government did they have?
- List a minimum of 3 conflicts and answer the following: cause/effect, major people involved, brief summary of event
- How does this time period influence us today?
Renaissance means "rebirth". For society, this meant a rebirth of arts, learning, religion and culture- all things that were missing in during hte Middle Ages.
Use these books as possible sources:
The Renaissance by Letts, Rosa Maria 709.024 LET
What Life was Like at the Rebirth of Genius : Renaissance
, AD 1400-1550 by the editors of Time-Life Books 945.05 WHA Italy
Leonardo da Vinci by Krull, Kathleen 92 LEO
Michelangelo by Copplestone, Trewin T 759.4 COP