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HiSET: The High Middle Ages Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who was king of England when the Provisions of Oxford were issued?

Question 2 2. Why did the earlier Christians avoid free-standing statues?

Question 3 3. Why was Dominic Guzman particularly interested in preaching to the Cathars?

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. In High Middle Ages Europe, what was the highest level of a craft guild hierarchy?

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Question 6 6. How did the Crusades increase learning in Western Europe?

Question 7 7. From what you've learned about the trends in Gothic art, which of the following sculptures was probably created earliest?

Question 8 8. What was Pax Mongolica?

Question 9 9. Why were medieval guilds formed?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best describes Aquinas' role in the history of logic?

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Question 11 11. Why did King John agree to the Magna Carta?

Question 12 12. How often did English peasants bathe?

Question 13 13. Which two families were powerful in Germany after the Investiture Controversy?

Question 14 14. Which monarch lost control of Angevin lands in France, battled against barons for political power, and signed the Magna Carta limiting his own power?

Question 15 15. In High Middle Ages Europe, which guild regulated trade in a town?

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Question 16 16. What prompted the Mendicant Orders?

Question 17 17. How did King Henry III increase his own power with his reissuing of the Magna Carta?

Question 18 18. How did the classical texts of scholars such as Plato and Aristotle become relevant in the 11th century?

Question 19 19. What is typically believed about the Mongols that is NOT true?

Question 20 20. How much of an English peasant's yearly produce was required for tithing?

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Question 21 21. Which dilemma was faced by both ancient Romans and people of the High Middle Ages?

Question 22 22. Choose the statement that is correct about Frederick II.

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Question 24 24. Who gained more authority under the Magna Carta?

Question 25 25. Which time period describes the High Middle Ages?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is true regarding Philip II gaining control of Angevin lands in France?

Question 27 27. Aquinas rescued Christianity from the threat of Aristotelian Logic by

Question 28 28. In High Middle Ages Europe, which type of guild was created first?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is NOT true concerning mechanical clocks?

Question 30 30. The Church found Aristotelian Logic so threatening because

HiSET: The High Middle Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

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