Middle Ages vs. Renaissance (Renaissance (Italy was divided into city…
Middle Ages vs. Renaissance
Rebirth of the classical and cultural knowledge
Art, culture, ideas, knowledge flourished
The Renaissance affected Italian culture with many of its arts and sculptures, by using some of the Greek and Roman cultures for ideas
Roman Catholic religion
Italy was divided into city-states, each with their own government
Began in Italy
This picture exemplifies the Renaissance because it is a picture of bankers, which were a big source of money for the Renaissance.
Map of Italy
This picture represents the Renaissance because it is a map of Italy, which is where the Renaissance began, and included the parts of Italy that were colored in which were major cities in Italy during this period.
The Renaissance is depicted in this because it is Michelangelo's David, which was a very well known piece of art during the Renaissance. It was very important because of its realism as a sculpture.
The economic aspect during the Renaissance grew dramatically due to trade, population growth, banking improvements, and new manufacturing systems that led to growth in commercial activity
Middle Ages (Dark Ages)
Loss of knowledge in Europe
Crusades, Black Death hit
The culture during the Middle Ages was based off of death because everyone around them would be dying or already dead due to the Black Death. There was a lot of sadness.
5th - 15th centuries
Christian religion: paranoid by God because they were afraid of dying due to the Black Death.
Started with the fall of the Roman empire (west)
Had a King as their ruler, using the Feudal system
Middle Ages Picture
This picture represents the Middle Ages because it shows the life with the manorial system, with the farming, the castles where the higher class of the feudal system live.
The Middle Ages is exemplified in this picture because it is a representation of the Black Death that occured during this time in history, that killed a little more than 1/4 the population
This picture exemplitifies the Middle Ages because it is the form of government that those people had to use to maintain organization in their classes.
During the Middle Ages, economics were based off of their manorial system. The element of this system was determined by the person's manor
Middle Ages Culture Info