NY Regents - The Early Middle Ages: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the most important reason why spurs were vital to the armored knight?

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

Question 3 3. What European capital did the Vikings lay siege to in 885?

Question 4 4. After the 5th century fall of Rome, Europe

Question 5 5. Why was Charlemagne crowned with the crown of the Holy Roman Emperor?

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Question 6 6. Feudalism is a political system based on

Question 7 7. Why did Carolingian monasteries have workshops and a chicken coop in addition to a church and a school?

Question 8 8. What 5th century event caused Western Europe to fragment into warring groups?

Question 9 9. Who handed the empire a devastating defeat at Manzikert?

Question 10 10. Which of the following adjectives best describes Carolingian illuminations?

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Question 11 11. The interlinking rings of chain mail made it what?

Question 12 12. How did the crowning of Charlemagne as Holy Roman Emperor in 800 C.E. strengthen his control over Western Europe?

Question 13 13. Under feudalism, why did kings give fiefs to their nobles?

Question 14 14. Which of the following materials might you find in a Carolingian treasure binding?

Question 15 15. What were monks who chose to live on their own, apart from society?

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Question 16 16. How did the Byzantine Empire secure its prosperity and military power early in its history?

Question 17 17. What three things did the Benedictine rule require from its members?

Question 18 18. Which of the following BEST explains why the Viking longship was so well adapted for raiding?

Question 19 19. This two-towered entrance to the Abbey Church of Corvey is an excellent example of a Carolingian _____.

Question 20 20. Who founded the monastery at Cluny?

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Question 21 21. Which statement is not true of monasticism?

Question 22 22. Other examples of Carolingian Art include

Question 23 23. Why does the arrival of the Vikings in Europe help explain the change from centralized imperialism to decentralized feudalism?

Question 24 24. What was the outcome of Charlemagne's military campaigns through Western Europe?

Question 25 25. What is an advantage and a disadvantage of wearing plate armor instead of chain mail?

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Question 26 26. Under feudalism, a serf was a

Question 27 27. How did the Carolingian Renaissance impact education?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is not considered true of feudalism?

Question 29 29. Charlemagne was supported in his artistic and educational program by

Question 30 30. How did the Byzantine nobility contribute to the decline of the Byzantine Empire?

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