Early Renaissance scholars were especially attracted to the writings of
B) the Stoics.
D) the Greek dramatists.
Who directed the Platonic Academy?
A) Cosimo de' Medici
B) Pico della Mirandola
C) Marsilio Ficino
D) Sandro Botticelli
Laura Cereta, in her own defense, claimed that she
A) was superior intellectually to other women.
B) thought just as a man does.
C) was a typical woman in that she is capable of learning.
D) could outthink any man.
Among its other definitions, the term studia humanitatis means
A) practical guidelines for taking care of the socially disadvantaged.
B) humane studies in military warfare.
C) a curriculum for monks who are searching for interpretations of the Bible.
D) a concern with the literary culture of Greco-Roman antiquity.