Upon completing this unit, students
will be able to:
1. Analyze the factors leading to Martin Lutherís decision to publish his Ninety-Five Theses.
2. Describe the response to Lutherís call for reform.
3. Explain the basic teachings of Protestantism and how they differed from those of the Roman Catholic Church.
4. Describe the reaction of the Roman Catholic Church to Lutherís criticisms.
5. Trace the spread of Protestantism to other parts of Europe.