How could Boccaccio's explanation lead to distrust of religious authorities?


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Answer: Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375) is an Italian author known for his thoughts on Decameron. His art is known for using the Italian dialect as well as Latin. His 1348 work on Decameron was the major turning point of his career as it centers the the story of  seven young ladies and three couples who lived their life freely without the touch of religion.

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Which of these was a result of the Peloponnesian War? A. Athens was seriously weakened and lost its military might.
B. Athens gained political power and spread Hellenistic culture.
C. Athens overthrew Sparta and attempted to unite the city-states.
D. The Greek city-states were able to unify under Spartan rule.



The answer is A


Answer: A

Explanation: The Peloponnesian War lasted for almost 27 years. Even through the war ended with the 421 Truce, the Spartans won. During the war farmers and citizens who lived outside the city of Athens flocked inside for protection from the Spartans. The city had not prepared for this type of overcrowding which caused shortage of food and clean water. There was also a lack of cleanliness. Athens was unable to get rid of all the waste that the mass of people was creating. This created dieases.  A unknown plague hit the city killing many Athenians which weakens their popultation and this allowed Spartans to win.

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