1. After many people began reading and interpreting the Bible, they :
A) to support the Church’s teachings.
B) began to challenge the Church’s teachings.
C) Ignored the Church.
D) abandoned the Church.
2. William Shakespeare’s plays contributed to Renaissance culture by
A) satirizing the Catholic Church.
B) describing an ideal society.
C) creating complex characters.
D) creating both books and art.
3. Which best explains why the Gutenberg press transformed European society?
A) It increased printing speed while reducing cost, decreasing the number of books written in the vernacular.
B) It increased printing speed while reducing type size, decreasing the size of books.
C) It increased printing speed while reducing cost, allowing printed ideas to spread more widely and quickly.
D)It increased printing speed while reducing cost, allowing publishers to make more money.
1. B) Began to challenge the Church´s teachings.
As more people started to read the Bible they realized that many of the teaching from the catholic church weren´t exactly correct and that many things were wrong.
2.C) Creating complex characters
William Shakespeare´s play started a new era in which characters in theaters were more than just good and evil, he gave them a personality and intentions which gave tehm deepth.
3.C) It increased printing speed while reducing cost, allowing printed ideas to spread more widely and quickly.
With Gutenmberg´s invention of the press, he was able to print more quickly books, and at a lower cost since before books had to be written by someone, this case the times and costs drop signifcantly making them more affordable and it started the democratization of knowledge.