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The Dark Ages: AP World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was the eventual outcome of the resurgence of classic learning as promoted through the use of classical texts?

Question 2 2. During its Golden Age, Ireland's status as the religious and cultural leader of Northern Europe can best be explained by the fact that

Question 3 3. Judaism, Christianity, and Islam are considered monotheistic, which means that they all believe in _____.

Question 4 4. How did the Anglo-Saxons differ from the Franks?

Question 5 5. Someone who converts to Islam must make the Shahada, which is the _____ that is the first pillar of Islam.

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Question 6 6. How were the Sassanid and Byzantine Empires similar?

Question 7 7. The Abbasid family brought Islam to a 'Golden Age' but would ultimately be defeated at the hands of the _____.

Question 8 8. Sarah's family is hosting a party on Christmas day. Sarah would like to invite a friend from school to join in the celebration, but her friend is a Muslim. What commonality do Sarah and her friend share that might make this invite particularly appropriate?

Question 9 9. As Europe descended into the Dark Ages, how was its Classical culture preserved?

Question 10 10. Iconoclasm occurred during the _____

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Question 11 11. How did Clovis leave his mark throughout Europe?

Question 12 12. What advantage did Romans have that Europeans in the Dark Ages didn't?

Question 13 13. The most significant Islamic contribution to the West was in_____.

Question 14 14. How did the second caliphate differ from the third caliphate?

Question 15 15. All of the following stories are accepted by Islam, Christianity, and Judaism EXCEPT _____.

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Question 16 16. All of these were factors leading to the split of the Church into Western Roman Catholicism and Eastern Greek Orthodox EXCEPT

Question 17 17. How did the claim of Ali to become Mohammed's successor differ from that of Abu Bakr?

Question 18 18. After the acceptance of Christianity as a legitimate religion, how did the Church alter Western culture?

Question 19 19. What is the belief that the Holy Trinity are all made from the same being?

Question 20 20. How did architects create elements in the dome of Hagia Sophia (in Istanbul) that float higher than any previous dome?

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Question 21 21. Identify which of the following is the MOST likely profile of a person on the farmland in Rome in its early days after many of the men became soldiers:

Question 22 22. The holy month that is most clearly connected to the fourth pillar of Islam is _____.

Question 23 23. The followers of Abu Bakr would come to be known as the _____ Muslims.

Question 24 24. What did the Visigoths and Ostrogoths have in common?

Question 25 25. How did Islam help Muslims advance their medical knowledge and practices?

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Question 26 26. Why did Rome's economy strongly suffer when it was attacked by foreign invaders?

Question 27 27. Which major faith is based on the Laws of Moses?

Question 28 28. Your best friend is a Muslim who is setting out on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca. This sort of religious pilgrimage is known as the _____; it is required of all devout and able-bodied Muslims as one the Five Pillars of Islam.

Question 29 29. Which term references the Eastern Catholic Church after it split?

Question 30 30. Who led the first Byzantine iconoclast movement?

The Dark Ages: AP World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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