Renaissance: Literature, Art, and Science
Q. William Shakespeare was an English playwright, poet, and actor.
Q. Choose the correct pair of artists and their works.
- Da Vinci
- Mona Lisa
- Final Judgement
- Sistine Madonna
Q. Who is known as the father of Renaissance?
- John Wycliffe
- Peter Abelard
- Rozar Bacon
Q. Who is the artist behind the famous 'Mona Lisa' painting?
- Leonardo da Vinci
Q. Francis Bacon, an English philosopher and statesman, argued that scientific knowledge should be validated with evidence.
Q. Who invented the Telescope?
- Leonardo Da Vinci
- Galileo Galilei
Q. German scientist Kepler came up with the theory that planets revolved around the Sun in oval orbits.
Q. Match the following works with their respective writers.
- Canterbury Tales
- Divine Comedy
Q. X disproved the Earth-centric argument of Y and showed that the Sun was the centre of the solar system. Identify X and Y.
- X- Copernicus, Y- Galileo
- X- Ptolemy, Y Galileo
- X- Ptolemy, Y- Copernicus
- X- Copernicus, Y- Ptolemy
is one of the famous poems written in Latin by Petrarch.