B medieval scholars had completely ignored or

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b. medieval scholars had completely ignored or rejected the classics because of their pagan origins. c. the humanists expended great effort to fit ancient learning into the framework of Christian belief. d. humanists valued the classics for their own sake and as a guide to the good life.
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Hide Feedback Correct The Renaissance put forth the idea that a. one should be realistic about the way the world is and not waste foolish efforts on trying to improve it. b. human beings are alone in an infinite universe, which operates according to natural laws, with no relationship to God. c. knowledge and understanding can be gained only by the complete rejection of the past. d. the individual is free to use inherent talent, will, and intelligence without having a destiny imposed by God.
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