One part of the liberal arts which consisted of the study of: mathematics, music, astronomy, and geometry. The other part was the trivium.
Related term(s): Liberal Arts; Trivium
Category: Universities and Education
Contributor(s): Natalie Kohout
Source information: Hollister, C. Warren and Judith M. Bennett. Medieval History: A Short History. 9th ed. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2002.