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Medieval Civilization & Christianity Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did the Black Death influence the need for mills in Europe?

Question 2 2. What area was William the Conqueror originally duke?

Question 3 3. Under the Clarendon Constitutions, clergymen were

Question 4 4. Which of the following kings, raised by Pope Innocent III, ultimately had a difficult relationship with papal power?

Question 5 5. The Filioque clause, with which the Eastern Church disagreed, dealt with which of the following?

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Question 6 6. How were the 2nd and 3rd Councils similar?

Question 7 7. Why is the Battle of Hastings significant?

Question 8 8. Which of the following most accurately summarizes the power struggles between kings and popes during the High Middle Ages?

Question 9 9. How did the 10th century differ to the 11th in regards to religion?

Question 10 10. What was Michael Cerularius' title when he was excommunicated by the office of the Pope, and he in turn excommunicated Pope Leo IX?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is the BEST reason why was there a rapid expansion of watermill construction in 11th century Europe?

Question 12 12. Analyze the statements below and indicate which factor had the SMALLEST effect on the sudden expansion of waterwheels in Europe.

Question 13 13. Who appointed Thomas Becket to the position of Archbishop?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT true about Thomas Becket?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT true of the Pope?

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Question 16 16. What was the highest position of authority within the Church of England?

Question 17 17. Why did the pope call for a crusade in the 11th century?

Question 18 18. Who is called the Bishop of Rome?

Question 19 19. What office of the Roman Catholic clergy had the responsibility of choosing the pope?

Question 20 20. Which Angevin king spent most of his reign fighting the Crusades?

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Question 21 21. What rather flimsy compromise was offered in an attempt to end the Investiture Conflict?

Question 22 22. The Great Schism divided Christianity into _____.

Question 23 23. In medieval Europe, the labor saving benefits of windmills and watermills contributed to_____.

Question 24 24. Which council accused Arnold of Brescia of wrong doing?

Question 25 25. Why did Otto III move the capital of the Holy Roman Empire to Rome?

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Question 26 26. William the Conquerer's Domesday Book is evidence of_____.

Question 27 27. When Thomas Becket was chosen as Archbishop of Canterbury, what would have King Henry II most likely expected to happen?

Question 28 28. Which is FALSE about the Fourth Lateran Council?

Question 29 29. Which French king stripped England's Plantagenet kings of much of their land holdings in France?

Question 30 30. Select the correct chronological order of the following decrees:

Medieval Civilization & Christianity Chapter Exam Instructions

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