Islam And The Crusades

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Islam And The Crusades - Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Infidel translates to "disbeliever"

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The term "infidel" refers to someone who does not believe in a particular religion or religious doctrine. In this case, the word "infidel" is translated to "disbeliever," which accurately reflects its meaning. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 2. 

    What did the first crusade result in?

    • A.

      The Crusaders recaptured Jerusalem

    • B.

      Nothing

    • C.

      Millions of deaths

    • D.

      Having control of both Mecca and Medina

    Correct Answer
    A. The Crusaders recaptured Jerusalem
    Explanation
    The first crusade resulted in the Crusaders recapturing Jerusalem. This marked a significant victory for the Crusaders, as Jerusalem had been under Muslim control for centuries. The capture of Jerusalem was seen as a holy triumph and sparked a series of subsequent crusades.

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  • 3. 

    Zengi was the founder of the Zengid Dynasty.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Zengi being the founder of the Zengid Dynasty is a historically accurate statement. Zengi, also known as Imad ad-Din Zengi, was a Turkish atabeg who established the Zengid Dynasty in the 12th century. He ruled over the territories of Aleppo and Mosul and played a significant role in the Crusades. Zengi's successful military campaigns and establishment of a powerful dynasty in the region make the statement "Zengi was the founder of the Zengid Dynasty" true.

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  • 4. 

    Fief is a

    • A.

      Land grant that the lord or king would get.

    • B.

      A fee.

    • C.

      A tax to the citizen under the king or lord

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Land grant that the lord or king would get.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Land grant that the lord or king would get." This is because a fief is a piece of land that is granted to a lord or king in exchange for their loyalty and service. It was a common practice in feudal societies where the lord would grant land to vassals who would then provide military service and other duties to the lord. The land grant allowed the lord or king to have control and authority over the land and the people living on it.

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  • 5. 

    A vassal is a noble that the king grants land to

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    A vassal is a noble who is granted land by the king. This land is given in exchange for the vassal's loyalty, military service, and other forms of support. The vassal is expected to provide the king with military assistance and advice when needed. This feudal relationship between the king and the vassal was a key aspect of medieval society and allowed for the distribution of power and control over land. Therefore, the statement "A vassal is a noble that the king grants land to" is true.

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  • 6. 

    A vassal is a noble that the king grants land to

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    A vassal is a noble who is granted land by the king. This land is given in exchange for the vassal's loyalty, military service, and other obligations. The vassal is expected to provide support and assistance to the king whenever required. This system of granting land to vassals was prevalent during the medieval feudal system, where the king held ultimate authority and distributed land and power among the nobles. Therefore, the statement "A vassal is a noble that the king grants land to" is true.

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