Chapter 8 Section 1 Assessment

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  • 1. 
    Who were the high ranking people with power during the middle ages?
    • A. 

      Monarchs

    • B. 

      King

    • C. 

      Nobles

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    What was the name of the group that conquered most of the Roman colonies in Britian?
    • A. 

      The Ho-Chins

    • B. 

      The Anglo-Saxons

    • C. 

      The Vikings

    • D. 

      The Saxons

  • 3. 
    William the conqueror became the King of England in what year?
    • A. 

      1060

    • B. 

      1054

    • C. 

      2012

    • D. 

      1066

  • 4. 
    What was the result of  William the Conqueror's census in 1086?
    • A. 

      The Domesday Book

    • B. 

      The Census Book

    • C. 

      The List

    • D. 

      The Guide Book

  • 5. 
    Henry II"s effort to Extend royal power led to a conflict with the church over what issue?
    • A. 

      Power

    • B. 

      Legal authority

    • C. 

      The king's influence

    • D. 

      Land holdings

  • 6. 
    Which two idea's did Henry  the 2nd introduce around 1154?
    • A. 

      Trade with china

    • B. 

      Command laws

    • C. 

      Kings have limited power

    • D. 

      Kings can only be in power for 5 years

    • E. 

      The early form of the jury system

  • 7. 
    What 3 characteristics decribe King John?
    • A. 

      Untrustworthy

    • B. 

      Repected

    • C. 

      Clever

    • D. 

      Cruel

    • E. 

      Merciful

    • F. 

      Kind

  • 8. 
    What were 2 of King Johns's major setbacks during his rule around 1205?
    • A. 

      The Romans attacked

    • B. 

      Pope excommunicated him

    • C. 

      He took the Pope's suggestion for a new archbishop

    • D. 

      He spent all of his kingdoms money

    • E. 

      Lost a war with Philip II

  • 9. 
    King John was forced to sign the Magna Carta in 1215.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The Magna Carta made it clear that the monarchs had to obey the law.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    After the Magna Carta was signed the king could still raise taxes without consulting anyone.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Parliament later became England's legislature.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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