Church History Chapter 6 Quiz

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Answer the multiple choice questions dealing with Chapter 6 from your Church History book.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Dark Ages occurred in Western Europe following the decline and ultimate collapse of what empire
    • A. 

      Greek Empire

    • B. 

      Babylonian Empire

    • C. 

      Roman Empire

    • D. 

      Byzantine Empire

  • 2. 
    Emperor that took a man's power away that he held over his wife and kids.
    • A. 

      Justinian

    • B. 

      Patrick

    • C. 

      Diocletian

    • D. 

      Charlemagne

  • 3. 
    Enslaved by the Celts and eventually helps to convert some of them
    • A. 

      Scholastica

    • B. 

      Benedict

    • C. 

      Bonaventure

    • D. 

      Patrick

  • 4. 
    Under Justinian people (specifically men) were no longer able to enslave their kids for this reason
    • A. 

      Relieve a debt

    • B. 

      Compromise

    • C. 

      Get rid of their annoying ones

    • D. 

      For not wanting to go to school

  • 5. 
    During the Dark Ages the Church is stronger where
    • A. 

      East

    • B. 

      North

    • C. 

      West

    • D. 

      South

  • 6. 
    During the Dark Ages the church is weaker where
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      East

    • C. 

      South

    • D. 

      West

  • 7. 
    During the Dark Ages feuds most generally took place in these relationships
    • A. 

      Counts and Dukes

    • B. 

      Priests and Bishops

    • C. 

      Patriarchs and Popes

    • D. 

      Emperors and Bishops

  • 8. 
    What did Gregory do with his family mansion after his father died
    • A. 

      Turned it into a Catholic Church

    • B. 

      Turned it into a Monastery

    • C. 

      Converted it into a Bed and Breakfast

    • D. 

      Turned it into a Catholic High School

  • 9. 
    Arab warriors conquered alot of land but most often did not force conversion but did require Infidels to do this
    • A. 

      Pay alimony

    • B. 

      Pay taxes

    • C. 

      Worship Allah an hour a day

    • D. 

      Spend time in a Mosque

  • 10. 
    The lending of money with a charge of interest.
    • A. 

      Usury

    • B. 

      Taxes

    • C. 

      Loan

    • D. 

      Slavery

  • 11. 
    The Dark Ages are characterized by each of the following except for which one
    • A. 

      Corruption

    • B. 

      Instability

    • C. 

      Rise of Communism

    • D. 

      Growing power of wealth

  • 12. 
    Which high profile job did Gregory have in Rome before becoming Pope
    • A. 

      Governor

    • B. 

      Prime Minister

    • C. 

      Pope

    • D. 

      Monsignor

  • 13. 
    How was Gregory elected to the Papacy
    • A. 

      Cardinals elect him in a private election

    • B. 

      A vote by the people

    • C. 

      Cardinals elect him during their conclave

    • D. 

      He received the most electoral votes

  • 14. 
    The music written by Gregory that became the liturgical music for Catholics
    • A. 

      Benedictine Music

    • B. 

      Rule of St. Benedict

    • C. 

      Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius

    • D. 

      Gregorian Chant

  • 15. 
    What 2 religions do Muslims share some part of their faith with
    • A. 

      Judaism and Buddhism

    • B. 

      Taoism and Judaism

    • C. 

      Christianity and Judaism

    • D. 

      Judaism and Hinduism

  • 16. 
    A person that only follows their religion and doesn't acknowledge other's beliefs
    • A. 

      Infidel

    • B. 

      Atheist

    • C. 

      Agnostic

    • D. 

      Monotheistic

  • 17. 
    Formed the Monastery of Monte Cassino where God was sought in silence
    • A. 

      St Scholastica

    • B. 

      St Benedict

    • C. 

      St Patrick

    • D. 

      Jerome

  • 18. 
    She is the twin sister of St Benedict and she founded a Catholic Order for Women that was similar to the Benedictine way.
    • A. 

      St Benedict

    • B. 

      St Jerome

    • C. 

      St Patrick

    • D. 

      St Scholastica

  • 19. 
    What group of people were required to loan money under Justinian's rule because they could not own land
    • A. 

      Heretics

    • B. 

      Jews

    • C. 

      Christians

    • D. 

      Muslims

  • 20. 
    Who were the major land owners during Justinian's rule
    • A. 

      Jews

    • B. 

      Heretics

    • C. 

      Christians

    • D. 

      Muslims

  • 21. 
    Justinian's basis for punishment was
    • A. 

      Eye for an eye

    • B. 

      Corporal punishment

    • C. 

      Public hangings

    • D. 

      Electric chair

  • 22. 
    What was Patrick able to teach to Celts upon his return
    • A. 

      Deeper understanding of the Catholic Church

    • B. 

      To understand the meanings of the old testament

    • C. 

      How to read and write

    • D. 

      To understand the meanings of the new testament

  • 23. 
    What angel appeared to Muhammad and gave him orders to write down in the Koran
    • A. 

      Michael

    • B. 

      Gabriel

    • C. 

      Raphael

    • D. 

      Leonardo

  • 24. 
    Muhammad was the one prophet of the one true god of
    • A. 

      Yahweh

    • B. 

      Jesus

    • C. 

      Allah

    • D. 

      Abba

  • 25. 
    From what influential family member did Muhammad learn his most important life lessons from
    • A. 

      Uncle

    • B. 

      Grandfather

    • C. 

      Dad

    • D. 

      3rd cousin