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History 101: Western Civilization I Final Exam

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Question 1 1. The 11th century poem that highlights the life of Charlemagne was the

Question 2 2. In The Canterbury Tales, what does Chaucer seek to illustrate through the character of the Squire?

Question 3 3. Painters of the Protestant Reformation tended to avoid painting religious icons because

Question 4 4. Who was king of England when the Provisions of Oxford were issued?

Question 5 5. What objects did Sumerians use to create signatures on clay?

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Question 6 6. Who is generally recognized as the leader of the Reformation?

Question 7 7. Early Christian mosaics differ from earlier Roman mosaics in what respect

Question 8 8. In his early years, Michelangelo studied in the

Question 9 9. This was the religion of the Sassanid Empire:

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a reason why steel came to replace bronze?

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Question 11 11. Children of the Spartan upper class were

Question 12 12. Which of the following was NOT one of the social classes of the Roman Republic?

Question 13 13. The artistic concept in which distant objects are represented as less distinct is known as:

Question 14 14. Columbus' first voyage was funded by

Question 15 15. Pericles' plan for winning the Peloponnesian War might have worked if it wasn't for...

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Question 16 16. In which city were the earliest ziggurats likely constructed?

Question 17 17. After watching a Greek tragedy about a powerful woman like Euripides' Medea, the audience would probably come to which of the following conclusions about powerful women?

Question 18 18. The Bohemian theologian who continued the translation of the Bible into common language was

Question 19 19. Ivan the Terrible took power by

Question 20 20. The first Tudor monarch of England was

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Question 21 21. How many circles of Hell are there in Dante's poem, The Divine Comedy?

Question 22 22. Which of the following adjectives does NOT describe the attitude of Greek gods toward mortals?

Question 23 23. Which of these people said the sun was in the center of the universe?

Question 24 24. How old was Ivan the Terrible when he first became the Grand Prince of Moscow?

Question 25 25. The Battle of Hastings occurred in the year

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Question 26 26. If you wanted to learn how plants react to freezing, Bacon would suggest that you

Question 27 27. In The Odyssey, Odysseus is away from home for

Question 28 28. Who leads Dante through Heaven in The Divine Comedy?

Question 29 29. Which term refers to William I's record of taxes owed?

Question 30 30. Who believed Jesus had a physical presence in the elements of the Eucharist?

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Question 31 31. Which of the following would you be most likely to find in the diet of an early agriculturalist?

Question 32 32. Where was the Reformation not popular?

Question 33 33. The mass printing of vernacular Bibles enabled many more people to read the Bible. What effect did this have on the Roman Catholic Church?

Question 34 34. Which of the below statements are false?

Question 35 35. In the Roman Republic, the position of consul was held by

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Question 36 36. Which of these factors may have contributed to the rise of Romanesque art?

Question 37 37. The first cities arose in

Question 38 38. Agamemnon's behavior in the Illiad and the Odyssey suggest that the Greeks

Question 39 39. Alexander the Great used which of the following methods when building his empire:

Question 40 40. Henry VIII was

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Question 41 41. Which best describes the process Arab scholars used?

Question 42 42. Francisco Pizarro conquered the

Question 43 43. Which is not true of the Commercial Revolution?

Question 44 44. Empires try to unify under a common language because

Question 45 45. The Ecclesiastical Appointments Act could be seen as Henry's resolution of what centuries-old conflict?

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Question 46 46. Ancient authority figures began marking commodities with seals in order to

Question 47 47. Which word means an association of people into one guild?

Question 48 48. Greeks encouraged fierce military prowess by

Question 49 49. Which King improved the infrastructure of France?

Question 50 50. The Spanish monarchs who began the inquisition were

History 101: Western Civilization I Final Exam Instructions

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