Middle Ages, A History Of The European Quiz

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  • 1. 
    The frankish leader who defeated the Muslims in 732 AD was 
    • A. 

      Benedict

    • B. 

      Pepin

    • C. 

      Charles Martel

    • D. 

      Gregory I

  • 2. 
    The lord-vassal relationship did all of the foloowing EXCEPT....
    • A. 

      Not imply a sense of servitude

    • B. 

      Require military service

    • C. 

      Grant the vassal land

    • D. 

      Involve salary for the vassal

  • 3. 
    Owners of large landed estates did not include...
    • A. 

      Kings

    • B. 

      Lord

    • C. 

      Bishops

    • D. 

      Serfs

  • 4. 
    Aristocratic women did all of the following EXCEPT...
    • A. 

      Manage the church

    • B. 

      Manage households

    • C. 

      Manage financial accounts

    • D. 

      Manage servants

  • 5. 
    Saint Benedict founded a community of monks that 
    • A. 

      Estabilshed the basic form of monasticism in the catholic church

    • B. 

      Grew large enough to print their own money

    • C. 

      Became infamous for their idle and lustful lifestyle

    • D. 

      Tortured and killed those who would not convert to christianity

  • 6. 
    The carolingian Renaissance was
    • A. 

      An artistic movement

    • B. 

      A revival of learning and culture

    • C. 

      Theatrical troupe

    • D. 

      The rewriting of history by peasants

  • 7. 
    At the heart of fuedalism was
    • A. 

      The knight who was the enforcer of the lord and protector of the lands

    • B. 

      Serfdom which meant all the non vassals labored to support the serfs

    • C. 

      The grant of serfs and land made to loyal vassals which was known as a fief in exchange for loyalty and military service

    • D. 

      Skol Vikings!

  • 8. 
    One function of craft guilds was to....
    • A. 

      Encourage competition among workers

    • B. 

      Set quality standards

    • C. 

      Organize workers to strike

    • D. 

      Keep women out of the work force

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is NOT part of the guild training system?
    • A. 

      Master

    • B. 

      Vassal

    • C. 

      Journeymen

    • D. 

      Apprentice

  • 10. 
    Serfs were different from peasants in that serfs...
    • A. 

      Owned the land they worked on

    • B. 

      Could live anywhere they chose except the land that was part of the lords

    • C. 

      Were legally bound to the land upon they worked/lived

    • D. 

      Lived in the cities and were not farmers like the peasants

  • 11. 
    Peasants were required to pay their local village a tithe which was )__________________________________________????  WHAT WAS IT TELL ME NOW!!
    • A. 

      A yearly amount of money based on the number of pokemon in the family

    • B. 

      10 percent of their produce

    • C. 

      Weekly amount decided by lord

    • D. 

      1/3 of they lambs

  • 12. 
    The inquisition was
    • A. 

      The court created by the catholic church to find and try heratics

    • B. 

      A ruthless group who enjoyed torture and execution

    • C. 

      Remarkably effective in hits hunt for heretics because no one expected it

    • D. 

      Hidden organization for power in church

  • 13. 
    Which was not the result of the black death killing nearly 38 million people 
    • A. 

      The collapse of the fuedal system

    • B. 

      A severe famine

    • C. 

      The collapse of the catholic church

    • D. 

      Sever economic consequences

  • 14. 
    Which of the folowing was not a conssquence of the plague 
    • A. 

      Anti semitism

    • B. 

      Decline in trade

    • C. 

      Increase in the number of workers

    • D. 

      Increase the price of labor

  • 15. 
    In the late middle ages which country pursued a policy of religious conformity
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Holy roman empire

    • D. 

      Spain

  • 16. 
    Joan of arc brought the hundred years war to a decisive turning point by
    • A. 

      Spying on english armies

    • B. 

      Inspiring french with her faith

    • C. 

      Fleeing to the english

    • D. 

      Seducing charlies VII

  • 17. 
    Them method of christian scholors trying to resolve the conflict between faith and reason was known as 
    • A. 

      Averroes

    • B. 

      Bologna

    • C. 

      Scholasticism

    • D. 

      Humanism

  • 18. 
    Why was the magna carta so important "?/??//A?FD?////??/????M?M?M?
    • A. 

      It approved money for wars in france

    • B. 

      It asserted that the monarch must obey the law

    • C. 

      ItallowedthemonarchtoabolishtheparliamentNOOOO!!!!

    • D. 

      It limited the popes powers

    • E. 

      That .01 percent you kinda worry about when you read the germ X bottle

  • 19. 
    The reconquista refers to the 
    • A. 

      Conquest of the holy land

    • B. 

      The christians defeat at acre

    • C. 

      Revival of greek learning

    • D. 

      The campaign to drive the muslims out of spain

  • 20. 
    Major conflict betweent the HRE and the popes concerned
    • A. 

      Who would appoint the bishops

    • B. 

      The right to succession

    • C. 

      Who would control england

    • D. 

      The right to wage war

  • 21. 
    Which of the following was a result of the crusades
    • A. 

      Permanent conquest of the holy land by christians

    • B. 

      Relgous tolerance in werstern europe

    • C. 

      Increased trade in western europe

    • D. 

      Reunification of the roman and bysantine churches

  • 22. 
    A. Pepin B. charlemagne C. henry II D. dante allghieri E. clovis F. geoffrey chaucer G. concordat of worms H. john wycliffe I. Louis IX
    • A. scholor from england that criticized the churches wealth, corruption among the clergy, and the popes claim to absolute authority. he claimed the bible was the sole authority for the religious truth
    • A.
    • B. author of divine comedy, which is an epic italian poem that presents the important theological concepts of the middle ages and has influenced numerous writers since that time
    • B.
    • C. this frankish kings relationship with the pope established a long standing cultural unity between western europe and the church
    • C.
    • D. author of canterbury tales
    • D.
    • E. frankish king that converted to christianity
    • E.
    • F. this frankish king tried to reestablish culture and the arts in western eruope althoug h he wanted title of emperor he had misgivings about accepting the crown from the pope.
    • F.
    • G. this french king had a long list of accomplishments that would earn him the title of saint
    • G.
    • H. this english king unified the legal system in england even sending out traveling justices to enfore rule on those laws
    • H.
    • I. the__________allowed for the emperor to name bishops and grant them land. it also gave the pope the right to refuse to apporve the unworthy candidates.
    • I.
    • J.
    • J.
  • 23. 
    A noble who served a lord of the next higher rank is called a _________
  • 24. 
    An economic system of agriculture that provided peasants with food shelter and protection in excahnge for 10 percent of their produce is called __________.
  • 25. 
    Long narrow deck less ships that the vikings used to sail in shallow waters quickly for surprise attacks on unsuspecting villages are called ___________.
  • 26. 
    Selling of hurch offices to secular noblies is ________
  • 27. 
    _____________are tracts of land given to nobes in exchange for military servicea and other feudal obligations