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NMTA Social Science: The Early Middle Ages Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Under feudalism, a serf was a

Question 2 2. Which of the following occurred during the Carolingian Renaissance?

Question 3 3. Which of the following BEST explains why the Viking longship was so well adapted for raiding?

Question 4 4. Which of the following best explains Western Europe following Charlemagne's death in 814?

Question 5 5. How did the crowning of Charlemagne as Holy Roman Emperor in 800 C.E. strengthen his control over Western Europe?

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Question 6 6. How did the Carolingian Renaissance impact education?

Question 7 7. Why was Charlemagne crowned with the crown of the Holy Roman Emperor?

Question 8 8. Why does the arrival of the Vikings in Europe help explain the change from centralized imperialism to decentralized feudalism?

Question 9 9. How did Venetian merchants contribute to the internal instability of the empire?

Question 10 10. What European capital did the Vikings lay siege to in 885?

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Question 11 11. Classify why the French gave Normandy to the Vikings in the early 10th century. The gift could be called a/an _____.

Question 12 12. What country is named after a group of Vikings who founded a slave colony there in the 9th century?

Question 13 13. How did the Byzantine Empire secure its prosperity and military power early in its history?

Question 14 14. Charlemagne ordered the slaughter of thousands of Saxons at the

Question 15 15. Feudalism is a political system based on

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is not considered true of feudalism?

Question 17 17. After 1453, Constantinople was renamed to _____.

Question 18 18. Who handed the empire a devastating defeat at Manzikert?

Question 19 19. What was the outcome of Charlemagne's military campaigns through Western Europe?

Question 20 20. How did the Byzantine nobility contribute to the decline of the Byzantine Empire?

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Question 21 21. Under feudalism, why did kings give fiefs to their nobles?

Question 22 22. What 5th century event caused Western Europe to fragment into warring groups?

Question 23 23. Portions of land given by a lord to his vassal were known as

Question 24 24. After the 5th century fall of Rome, Europe

Question 25 25. Which of the following is an assertion of the Divine Right of Kings?

NMTA Social Science: The Early Middle Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

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