The Dark Ages Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How did architects create elements in the dome of Hagia Sophia (in Istanbul) that float higher than any previous dome?

Question 2 2. All of the following stories are accepted by Islam, Christianity, and Judaism EXCEPT _____.

Question 3 3. How did Clovis leave his mark throughout Europe?

Question 4 4. How did the Abbasid Caliphate promote a thriving culture within their empire?

Question 5 5. Why were the Salian Franks able to form the Merovingian Dynasty?

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Question 6 6. What is the destruction of religious icons?

Question 7 7. You can identify an Eastern Orthodox religious icon by which of the following characteristics?

Question 8 8. Jews, Christians, and Muslims are sometimes referred to as People of the Book because _____.

Question 9 9. 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 10 10. Which term references the Eastern Catholic Church after it split?

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Question 11 11. The holy month that is most clearly connected to the fourth pillar of Islam is _____.

Question 12 12. How did the Anglo-Saxons differ from the Franks?

Question 13 13. Why do we see such a tight blending of imperial and religious symbolism in Byzantine art?

Question 14 14. Iconoclasm occurred during the _____

Question 15 15. The most significant Islamic contribution to the West was in_____.

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Question 16 16. In architecture, these high windows are an example of _____.

Question 17 17. 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 18 18. Judaism, Christianity, and Islam are considered monotheistic, which means that they all believe in _____.

Question 19 19. After the collapse of the Roman Empire, why did some branches of Western culture die off?

Question 20 20. 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:

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Question 21 21. As the Roman Empire began to decline, was there anything that gave its citizens a sense of security?

Question 22 22. Which of the following features is NOT common to both Byzantine and Early Christian churches?

Question 23 23. How did Islam help Muslims advance their medical knowledge and practices?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements about Insular Manuscript Illuminations is true

Question 25 25. Which of the following individuals was MOST likely to believe in Zoroastrianism in the time of Mohammed?

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Question 26 26. Which statement correctly reflects how the Romans might have felt about the Anglo-Saxons?

Question 27 27. Why did Rome suffer a grain shortage during the Visigoth attack?

Question 28 28. What advantage did Romans have that Europeans in the Dark Ages didn't?

Question 29 29. How were the Islamic scholars able to preserve many classical works of antiquity from China, India, and Greece?

Question 30 30. Someone who converts to Islam must make the Shahada, which is the _____ that is the first pillar of Islam.

The Dark Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

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