HiSET: The Late Middle Ages Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What did Joan of Arc do that caused her to be accused of, and later executed for, heresy?

Question 2 2. True or False: Jewish faith forbids followers from charging each other interest on a loan.

Question 3 3. From which Italian city was Dante exiled?

Question 4 4. What was the result of the peasants' revolts?

Question 5 5. Why might a European monarch ruling during the early fourteenth century be concerned with the effects of the Little Ice Age?

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Question 6 6. When did a peasant revolt occur in England, because of poll taxes?

Question 7 7. What was the relationship between Urban VI and Clement VII?

Question 8 8. Who leads Dante through Heaven in The Divine Comedy?

Question 9 9. What was the only territory remaining in English control at the end of the Hundred Years' War?

Question 10 10. Steven's family farm was devastated by the Little Ice Age, and he is looking to move his family elsewhere. He has heard of the Black Death and is afraid for his family's wellbeing. Where should he move to for the best chance of survival?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following statements serves as evidence that the Church was influenced by politics?

Question 12 12. Why is the Battle of Castillon significant?

Question 13 13. Desecrating the host refers to:

Question 14 14. What events prompted Clement V to move the Papal court to France?

Question 15 15. The Little Ice Age_____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is the best example of the influence which the French King Philip IV had over the popes in Avignon?

Question 17 17. How did military technology play a role in the Hundred Years' War?

Question 18 18. Who leads Dante through Hell and Purgatory in The Divine Comedy?

Question 19 19. Which term refers to the illness that wiped out a third of Europe's population in the fourteenth century?

Question 20 20. How many levels of Heaven are there in Dante's poem, The Divine Comedy?

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Question 21 21. Why did Petrarch refer to the papal court in Avignon as the 'Babylonian Exile'?

Question 22 22. Early Christian writers may have expressed some anti-Semitic sentiments for which of the following reasons?

Question 23 23. What was the Great Schism in the 1300s-1400s?

Question 24 24. In medieval times, secular and Church leaders probably encouraged anti-Semitism in their subjects because:

Question 25 25. How many circles of Hell are there in Dante's poem, The Divine Comedy?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is the correct chronological order of Gregory XI, Clement V, and Martin V?

Question 27 27. When did the Jacquerie occur in France?

Question 28 28. The failure of healing by faith and superstition during the plague, and the development of medical sciences following the plague are evidence of_____.

Question 29 29. What was a PROBABLE reason that Joan and her soldiers won the first battle at Orleans?

Question 30 30. Why was the Hundred Years' War fought?

HiSET: The Late Middle Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

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