AP World History: Early Middle Ages Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Other examples of Carolingian Art include

Question 2 2. The interlinking rings of chain mail made it what?

Question 3 3. What was the outcome of Charlemagne's military campaigns through Western Europe?

Question 4 4. Why did Charlemagne establish church schools throughout his empire?

Question 5 5. What country is named after a group of Vikings who founded a slave colony there in the 9th century?

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Question 6 6. After 1453, Constantinople was renamed to _____.

Question 7 7. What were monks who chose to live on their own, apart from society?

Question 8 8. Of what monastic order were the monks of Cluny?

Question 9 9. What was the benefit of a literate population for Charlemagne?

Question 10 10. After the 5th century fall of Rome, Europe

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Question 11 11. Under feudalism, why did kings give fiefs to their nobles?

Question 12 12. Under feudalism, a serf was a

Question 13 13. Why does the arrival of the Vikings in Europe help explain the change from centralized imperialism to decentralized feudalism?

Question 14 14. Which statement is not true of monasticism?

Question 15 15. Which of the following adjectives best describes Carolingian illuminations?

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Question 16 16. Why did Pope Innocent II forbid the use of crossbows?

Question 17 17. Why was Carolingian architecture considered so impressive?

Question 18 18. Classify why the French gave Normandy to the Vikings in the early 10th century. The gift could be called a/an _____.

Question 19 19. One of the main reasons that Charlemagne created the feudal system was for the purpose of _____

Question 20 20. How did the Byzantine nobility contribute to the decline of the Byzantine Empire?

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Question 21 21. The square vertical supports running along the left of this image are called _____.

Question 22 22. What is an advantage and a disadvantage of wearing plate armor instead of chain mail?

Question 23 23. Why were stirrups important to the armored knight?

Question 24 24. What 5th century event caused Western Europe to fragment into warring groups?

Question 25 25. This two-towered entrance to the Abbey Church of Corvey is an excellent example of a Carolingian _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following materials might you find in a Carolingian treasure binding?

Question 27 27. The armored knight's main purpose on the medieval battlefield was to _____.

Question 28 28. Charlemagne ordered the slaughter of thousands of Saxons at the

Question 29 29. Feudalism is a political system based on

Question 30 30. What is the most important reason why spurs were vital to the armored knight?

AP World History: Early Middle Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

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