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100

Most Enlightened thinkers of the 18th century could be found in which European city?

Paris

100

Before the Modern period we have a time period in western history known as?

Medieval (Middle Ages)

100

Restricting access to ideas and information is known as? 

Censorship

100

 "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it."

Voltaire

100

He was a brilliant composer that died at the age of 35 and is considered today by many to have been the greatest composer in History. 

Mozart

200


Neoclassical

200

Copernicus, Galileo, Newton, etc. were all part of an intellectual movement that came before the Enlightenment. What was this movement called?  

The Scientific Revolution

200

The philosophes gathered to talk and exchange ideas in places known as?

Salons 

200

"The condition of man... is a condition of war of everyone against everyone."

Thomas Hobbes

200

Who is the man? 

Galileo Galilei

300

This form of writing is now known as?

Novel

300

The Ptolemaic system belongs to which period in western history?

Ancient

300


Rococo

300

"The laws of nature are written by the hand of God in the language of mathematics."

Galileo Galilei

300

Which philosophe is behind this idea? 

Montesquieu

400

Who wrote this book? 

Thomas Hobbes

400

What is the name given to the kings and queens who used their power to change society using the ideas of the philosophes?

Enlightened despots

400


Voltaire

400

"If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.”

Newton

400

What is the title of this book? 

Leviathan

500

Which philosophe believed that the power of government should be limited and if the government violates people’s freedom then the people have the right to overthrow that government?

John Locke

500

What year marks the beginning of the Modern period? 

1492

500

Who wrote Persian Letters? 

Montesquieu

500

"Don't use the elevator!"

Mr. Tena

500

What year marks the fall of the Roman empire and the beginning of the Medieval period? 

476 A.D. 

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