Copyright

Overview of the High Middle Ages Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Who was king of England when the Provisions of Oxford were issued?

Question 2 2. Aquinas rescued Christianity from the threat of Aristotelian Logic by

Question 3 3. Why was Dominic Guzman particularly interested in preaching to the Cathars?

Question 4 4. How often did English peasants bathe?

Question 5 5. Choose the statement that is correct about Frederick II.

Page 2

Question 6 6. Why was there an increased need for education in the 11th century?

Question 7 7. Which of the following kings, raised by Pope Innocent III, ultimately had a difficult relationship with papal power?

Question 8 8. In High Middle Ages Europe, which guild protected individual craftsmen?

Question 9 9. Which of the following best describes Aquinas' role in the history of logic?

Question 10 10. In High Middle Ages Europe, what was the highest level of a craft guild hierarchy?

Page 3

Question 11 11. In what respect was Aristotle's concept of Truth different from Plato's?

Question 12 12. Who gained more authority under the Magna Carta?

Question 13 13. Why did the Franciscans come into conflict with the Church?

Question 14 14. What is typically believed about the Mongols that is NOT true?

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Page 4

Question 16 16. What was Pax Mongolica?

Question 17 17. The Investiture Controversy was a power struggle between_____.

Question 18 18. In the 13th Century, Genghis Khan was the founder of the Mongolian Empire which became the largest empire ever seen. What philosophy did he establish that made them so successful?

Question 19 19. Why did King John agree to the Magna Carta?

Question 20 20. What prompted the Mendicant Orders?

Page 5

Question 21 21. Why were medieval guilds formed?

Question 22 22. How could a decline in the literacy rate within Europe usher in an era of corruption within The Catholic Church?

Question 23 23. How did the Constitutions of Clarendon limit Papal power while increasing King Henry II's power?

Question 24 24. Which two families were powerful in Germany after the Investiture Controversy?

Question 25 25. Which of the following most accurately summarizes the power struggles between kings and popes during the High Middle Ages?

Page 6

Question 26 26. In High Middle Ages Europe, which guild regulated trade in a town?

Question 27 27. Which pope formally recognized the Franciscans as an order?

Question 28 28. How did the classical texts of scholars such as Plato and Aristotle become relevant in the 11th century?

Question 29 29. Why did Philip of Swabia rule over Germany, despite Frederick II being named successor of the German kingship?

Question 30 30. Which did the Charter of the Forest abolish in England?

Overview of the High Middle Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

ORELA Social Science: Practice & Study Guide  /  Social Science Courses
Support