NES: Development of Europe Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Solon solve Athens' economic problems?

Question 2 2. How did the emperors Diocletian and Constantine undermine the stability of the Roman Empire?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements describe the position and the powers of the Roman consul?

Question 4 4. In the Fourth Crusade, why did Crusaders turn against their fellow Christians?

Question 5 5. Which statement about the Roman Republic is FALSE?

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Question 6 6. How did the interests of the Byzantine emperor, Alexius Comnenus differ from those of Pope Urban II?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of Greek city-states?

Question 8 8. The perioikoi served all of the following functions in Spartan society, EXCEPT:

Question 9 9. What event marks the end of the Roman Empire?

Question 10 10. How did military technology play a role in the Hundred Years' War?

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Question 11 11. How was the caste system of Sparta dependent on the helots?

Question 12 12. Which of the following was the term used for the common people of ancient Rome?

Question 13 13. Which of the following explains the need for Spartan hoplites as well as the phalanx style of warfare?

Question 14 14. An economic impact of the Black Death was a labor shortage. This resulted in a shift in power, away from landholding nobles and towards_____.

Question 15 15. Why was Brutus relevant in early Roman history?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following did Pompey NOT do to win the support of the Plebs?

Question 17 17. What is the home church of a bishop called?

Question 18 18. How were the common class citizens of the Roman Republic represented?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements BEST describes the social impact of the Crusades on European society?

Question 20 20. Why were England and France at war from 1337 to 1453?

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Question 21 21. Why did some people love Julius Caesar, while others hated him?

Question 22 22. How did Western civilization differ from Eastern civilization during the time of the Crusades?

Question 23 23. Athens' allies became its subjects when _____.

Question 24 24. Which of these modern day countries was part of the Roman Republic?

Question 25 25. Who would often ask monks to pray for their sins, and pay for it?

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Question 26 26. 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?

Question 27 27. The economic problems of unsustainable taxation and high inflation are most associated with which of the following causes of the fall of Rome?

Question 28 28. To promote democracy, Pericles did each of the following, EXCEPT that _____

Question 29 29. Which of the following was NOT a reason for the fall of Rome?

Question 30 30. Why did many of Europe's nobles agree to participate in the crusade?

NES: Development of Europe Chapter Exam Instructions

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