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The Late Middle Ages Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was heartwood used on the inside of the longbow instead of sapwood?

Question 2 2. Which of the following was not something Jews in the Middle Ages had to fear?

Question 3 3. What was the result of the peasants' revolts?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements correctly describes the Papal Council of 1409?

Question 5 5. Why was the Hundred Years' War fought?

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Question 6 6. An economic impact of the Black Death was a labor shortage. This resulted in a shift in power, away from landholding nobles and towards_____.

Question 7 7. From which Italian city was Dante exiled?

Question 8 8. When did the Jacquerie occur in France?

Question 9 9. Why was the longbow ultimately more successful than its contemporary the crossbow?

Question 10 10. How many circles of Hell are there in Dante's poem, The Divine Comedy?

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Question 11 11. In the Late Middle Ages, which of the following was not something Jews were forced to wear to identify themselves?

Question 12 12. Who leads Dante through Hell and Purgatory in The Divine Comedy?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is the best example of the influence which the French King Philip IV had over the popes in Avignon?

Question 14 14. The failure of healing by faith and superstition during the plague, and the development of medical sciences following the plague are evidence of_____.

Question 15 15. What was the Great Schism in the 1300s-1400s?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements serves as evidence that the Church was influenced by politics?

Question 17 17. Early Christian writers may have expressed some anti-Semitic sentiments for which of the following reasons?

Question 18 18. True or False: Jewish faith forbids followers from charging each other interest on a loan.

Question 19 19. How did military technology play a role in the Hundred Years' War?

Question 20 20. How many levels of Heaven are there in Dante's poem, The Divine Comedy?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following best explains the Battle of Crecy?

Question 22 22. Why did Petrarch refer to the papal court in Avignon as the 'Babylonian Exile'?

Question 23 23. What did Joan of Arc do that caused her to be accused of, and later executed for, heresy?

Question 24 24. Which term refers to the illness that wiped out a third of Europe's population in the fourteenth century?

Question 25 25. What was the relationship between Urban VI and Clement VII?

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Question 26 26. Why is the Battle of Castillon significant?

Question 27 27. Who leads Dante through Heaven in The Divine Comedy?

Question 28 28. How did England defeat France in the Battle of Agincourt during the Hundred Years' War?

Question 29 29. Antipope is a term for _____.

Question 30 30. When did a peasant revolt occur in England, because of poll taxes?

The Late Middle Ages Chapter Exam Instructions

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