Development of World Civilizations (600 AD-1450 AD) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. During the time of Marco Polo, why was the provision of Chinese technology such a boon for Europe?

Question 2 2. What was Pax Mongolica?

Question 3 3. In the 13th Century, Genghis Khan was the founder of the Mongolian Empire which became the largest empire ever seen. What philosophy did he establish that made them so successful?

Question 4 4. During his rule of China, Kublai Khan wrote the Pope a letter requesting that he send 100 Christians acquainted with the Seven Arts (grammar, rhetoric, logic, geometry, arithmetic, music, and astronomy). What did this say about the Mongols?

Question 5 5. What is typically believed about the Mongols that is NOT true?

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Question 6 6. Which two seas connected the Muslim trade cities in Africa to trade networks in China and India?

Question 7 7. Which Caliphate was the first to expand into a major empire?

Question 8 8. The rise of Islam in Africa represented a huge shift in power. What other empire lost its African territories as Islam grew?

Question 9 9. What is a trade city?

Question 10 10. What were the two primary ways that Islam spread into Africa?

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Question 11 11. The Berbers were:

Question 12 12. A follower of Islam is known as a:

Question 13 13. Which of these is NOT true of the spread of Islam in West Africa?

Question 14 14. Who first introduced Islam to West Africa?

Question 15 15. A jihad is a:

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Question 16 16. What did the Qur'an have to say about Hinduism?

Question 17 17. Where was was Tamer Lang from?

Question 18 18. What was the name given to Islamic mystics?

Question 19 19. The most important Sultanate of India was centered on what city?

Question 20 20. What was Mahmud of Ghazni's country of origin?

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Question 21 21. The death of which English king led to the Norman invasion?

Question 22 22. Who did the King of England purportedly appoint King of England while on his deathbed?

Question 23 23. How did William reward those who helped him invade England?

Question 24 24. In what year did the Norman invasion of England begin?

Question 25 25. William built many _____ to solidify his rule in England.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following best explains Western Europe following Charlemagne's death in 814?

Question 27 27. How did the crowning of Charlemagne as Holy Roman Emperor in 800 C.E. strengthen his control over Western Europe?

Question 28 28. Under feudalism, why did kings give fiefs to their nobles?

Question 29 29. What 5th century event caused Western Europe to fragment into warring groups?

Question 30 30. What was the outcome of Charlemagne's military campaigns through Western Europe?

Development of World Civilizations (600 AD-1450 AD) Chapter Exam Instructions

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