Marco Polo and the Silk Road
The reopening of the Silk Road helped spark the Renaissance. It helped spark the Renaissance by trade increasing. Evidence from the article states that,”Trade between Asia and Europe increased” (Holt 300). This shows that Europe and Asia have a connection because they now trade even more than before. To sum up, when the Silk Road opened again trade grew even bigger than ever.
Italian Trade Cities
Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo's interest was art, inventing, and chronicler of science. He created many paintings. He also invented many things. Last, he studied science.
The video will be about the life of Michelangelo.
Paper and Printing
The movable type was an impact on literacy. This was because people requested the Bible to be printed in other languages. After this people learned to read.
William Shakespeare's writing reflected the ideas of humanism. It reflects the Renaissance idea that every human is important. In the text it states,"The following passage reflects the Renaissance idea that each human being is important"(Holt 317). This shows that all humans are important. Next, Shakespeare's writing attracted a big audience. In the article it says,"London audiences of the late 1500s and early 1600s packed the theater to see them"(Holt 317). This clearly shows that he was a great actor. In conclusion, Shakespeare's writing reflected humanism and his writing was so famous that the theaters were packed.