Byzantine Empire Quiz

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Ancient History Quizzes & Trivia

The Byzantine Empire actually got its name after its fall. They were a continuation of the Roman Empire and helped in preserving the roman culture. Did you know that their capital was Constantinople and was a very huge strong hold? Test out how much you know about the empire by taking the quiz below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How did the Byzantine Empire develope its own distinctive church? (the essential Question)
  • 2. 
    Where was the Byzantine Empire located?
    • A. 

      Around the Mediterranean Sea on all the coast line.

    • B. 

      Modern Day Turkey(Europe and Asia)

    • C. 

      Europe

    • D. 

      Asia

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      It was already built.

    • B. 

      It was in the center of trade routes on land and in water.

    • C. 

      It was easy to defend.

    • D. 

      It was surrounded by water on three sides.

    • E. 

      It was a nice city.

  • 4. 
    Constantinople had an aqueduct for all people not just the rich.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Ivory,_____, ______,and _____ were sold at the market.
  • 6. 
    What was seen in constantinople?
  • 7. 
  • 8. 
    What is Justianians Code?
  • 9. 
    Roman Catholic church wasn't the influence for the Orthodox church.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The goverment wasnt related to the religion at all.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Why was the iconoclasm policy established?
  • 12. 
    Explain the event leading up to the schism oof the empire. Make sure to add dates and names.