The Time Period
Advancements in Knowledge
Society & Gender
The Theater
Shakespeare

100

Other than the Early Modern Period, what is this time in history called? 

The Renaissance 

100

Scientific advances concerning anatomy of the human body-________________ are public entertainment

Dissections

100

What common service between males and females are drastically different? 

Education

100

Theatres like the Red Lion, The Rose, The Swan, and specifically, _________________ (1599) are built

The Globe! 

100

Shakespeare wrote plays and verses, but he also wrote a specific kind of poetry. Which is...

Sonnet. 

200

Who was the ruthless, but theater loving ruler of Shakespeare's time? 

Elizabeth I

200

Belief in the ______________ emotions, moods, etc. are linked to an excess or shortage of bodily fluids

Humors

200

Women are raised for ______ reasons

Domestic

200

Which ruler was a huge fan of the theater during this time? 

Elizabeth I

200

Name a theme that his plays cover...

revenge, race, gender, power, politics, religion, war, etc. 

300

At this time, the population doubles. What is a single effect of this in society? 

England becomes filthy; plagues 

People are kicked out

Lands are enclosed. 


300

World exploration & colonization- __________ are being created for the first time!

Maps

300

What element of marriage is nearly impossible?

Divorce

300

Roles were played by males and females

False

300

He is thought to have died on his....

Birthday

400

What are the years of the Early Modern period?

1500-1640

400

There's also a strange fascination with what other three things? 

Death, magic, and the supernatural. 

400

Name two traits for men during this time...

Prowess in battle, honor, masculinity. 

400

Plays were orally memorized. True or False.

True

400

Shakespeare helped shape ______ today

The English language

500

Name one other ruler during this time period.

Henry V; VII; VIII; James I

500

Name one additional form of entertainment during this time.

Exorcisms, Executions, THEATER

500

Name two traits for females at the time...

Chaste, obedient, silent, and fertile. 

500

What time of day were plays typically performed? 

The day; specifically 3 PM

500

BONUS: What was the name of Shakespeare's son who died young? 

Hamnet

Hamlet is not an acceptable answer! ;)