The Early Middle Ages: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What were monks who chose to live on their own, apart from society?

Question 2 2. Portions of land given by a lord to his vassal were known as

Question 3 3. The interlinking rings of chain mail made it what?

Question 4 4. How did the Byzantine Empire secure its prosperity and military power early in its history?

Question 5 5. What country is named after a group of Vikings who founded a slave colony there in the 9th century?

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Question 6 6. What 5th century event caused Western Europe to fragment into warring groups?

Question 7 7. What European capital did the Vikings lay siege to in 885?

Question 8 8. How did the crowning of Charlemagne as Holy Roman Emperor in 800 C.E. strengthen his control over Western Europe?

Question 9 9. Other examples of Carolingian Art include

Question 10 10. Why did Carolingian monasteries have workshops and a chicken coop in addition to a church and a school?

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Question 11 11. Why was Charlemagne crowned with the crown of the Holy Roman Emperor?

Question 12 12. After 1453, Constantinople was renamed to _____.

Question 13 13. What is the most important reason why spurs were vital to the armored knight?

Question 14 14. Charlemagne was supported in his artistic and educational program by

Question 15 15. What was the benefit of a literate population for Charlemagne?

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Question 16 16. What is an advantage and a disadvantage of wearing plate armor instead of chain mail?

Question 17 17. Why was Carolingian architecture considered so impressive?

Question 18 18. Which of the following materials might you find in a Carolingian treasure binding?

Question 19 19. How did the Byzantine nobility contribute to the decline of the Byzantine Empire?

Question 20 20. Which of the following occurred during the Carolingian Renaissance?

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Question 21 21. How did Venetian merchants contribute to the internal instability of the empire?

Question 22 22. How did the Carolingian Renaissance impact education?

Question 23 23. Which of the following BEST explains why the Viking longship was so well adapted for raiding?

Question 24 24. This two-towered entrance to the Abbey Church of Corvey is an excellent example of a Carolingian _____.

Question 25 25. Charlemagne ordered the slaughter of thousands of Saxons at the

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Question 26 26. Why does the arrival of the Vikings in Europe help explain the change from centralized imperialism to decentralized feudalism?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is not considered true of feudalism?

Question 28 28. What three things did the Benedictine rule require from its members?

Question 29 29. After the 5th century fall of Rome, Europe

Question 30 30. Why did Charlemagne establish church schools throughout his empire?

The Early Middle Ages: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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