History of the Dark Ages Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Iconoclasm occurred during the _____

Question 2 2. All of these were factors leading to the split of the Church into Western Roman Catholicism and Eastern Greek Orthodox EXCEPT

Question 3 3. Which statement correctly reflects how the Romans might have felt about the Anglo-Saxons?

Question 4 4. Which statement correctly assesses the impact of the Germanic invasions into the Roman Empire?

Question 5 5. As a devout Muslim, you will face _____ as you say your daily prayers.

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Question 6 6. How were the Sassanid and Byzantine Empires similar?

Question 7 7. Which world faith was NOT practiced in the Middle East when Mohammed was born?

Question 8 8. The Abbasid family brought Islam to a 'Golden Age' but would ultimately be defeated at the hands of the _____.

Question 9 9. The holy month that is most clearly connected to the fourth pillar of Islam is _____.

Question 10 10. What is the belief that the Holy Trinity are all made from the same being?

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Question 11 11. Identify which of the following is the MOST likely profile of a person on the farmland in Rome in its early days after many of the men became soldiers:

Question 12 12. As the Roman Empire began to decline, was there anything that gave its citizens a sense of security?

Question 13 13. Why were the Franks never forced out of Rome?

Question 14 14. What is the destruction of religious icons?

Question 15 15. Judaism, Christianity, and Islam are considered monotheistic, which means that they all believe in _____.

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Question 16 16. Which city remains the holiest city to all Muslims?

Question 17 17. The followers of Abu Bakr would come to be known as the _____ Muslims.

Question 18 18. Why were the Salian Franks able to form the Merovingian Dynasty?

Question 19 19. Why did Rome suffer a grain shortage during the Visigoth attack?

Question 20 20. What was the eventual outcome of the resurgence of classic learning as promoted through the use of classical texts?

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Question 21 21. Which of these was a reason for the decline of the Merovingian Dynasty?

Question 22 22. Which tribe first welcomed Mohammed as a prophet?

Question 23 23. What is the belief that the beings in the Holy Trinity are separate but formed from a similar substance?

Question 24 24. Which term references the Eastern Catholic Church after it split?

Question 25 25. Your best friend is a Muslim who is setting out on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca. This sort of religious pilgrimage is known as the _____; it is required of all devout and able-bodied Muslims as one the Five Pillars of Islam.

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Question 26 26. When a person purposely destroys property, which Germanic tribe are they acting like?

Question 27 27. Followers of Islam recognize the important teachings in the Torah and the Bible. Why then the need for a third religious book, the Quran?

Question 28 28. Who led the first Byzantine iconoclast movement?

Question 29 29. How was Islam similar to the Catholic Church at the time of the fall of the Roman Empire?

Question 30 30. Which of the following individuals was MOST likely to believe in Zoroastrianism in the time of Mohammed?

History of the Dark Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

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