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 noble who served a lord of the next higher rank is called a _________
  • 23. 
    An economic system of agriculture that provided peasants with food shelter and protection in excahnge for 10 percent of their produce is called __________.
  • 24. 
    Long narrow deck less ships that the vikings used to sail in shallow waters quickly for surprise attacks on unsuspecting villages are called ___________.
  • 25. 
    Selling of hurch offices to secular noblies is ________
  • 26. 
    _____________are tracts of land given to nobes in exchange for military servicea and other feudal obligations