The Middle Ages, Renaissance & Reformation Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Under feudalism, why did kings give fiefs to their nobles?

Question 2 2. What was the outcome of Charlemagne's military campaigns through Western Europe?

Question 3 3. What 5th century event caused Western Europe to fragment into warring groups?

Question 4 4. How did the crowning of Charlemagne as Holy Roman Emperor in 800 C.E. strengthen his control over Western Europe?

Question 5 5. Which of the following best explains Western Europe following Charlemagne's death in 814?

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Question 6 6. Who aided France in Victory at the Siege of Orleans?

Question 7 7. Why were England and France at war from 1337 to 1453?

Question 8 8. Why is the Battle of Castillon significant?

Question 9 9. Which of the following best explains the Battle of Crecy?

Question 10 10. How did military technology play a role in the Hundred Years' War?

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Question 11 11. Martin Luther did not care if the Church excommunicated him because _____.

Question 12 12. What advantage did Luther have over other people of his day, that helped him to take a stand against the Catholic Church?

Question 13 13. As a result of Martin Luther's exile:

Question 14 14. According to Luther, how were the actions of the Roman Catholic Church in conflict with the Bible?

Question 15 15. In modern parlance, the immediate effect of Martin Luther's 95 Theses could be likened to:

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Question 16 16. The Peace of Westphalia accomplished which of the following?

Question 17 17. How did Gutenberg's printing press impact the Renaissance and the Protestant Reformation?

Question 18 18. The 80 Years' War, the execution of Mary Queen of Scots and the 30 Years' War are all examples of _____.

Question 19 19. What do the Hundred Years' War and the War of the Roses have in common?

Question 20 20. The historical time periods known as the Renaissance, Reformation, Age of Exploration, and the Elizabethan Era were _____.

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Question 21 21. The Little Ice Age_____.

Question 22 22. Steven's family farm was devastated by the Little Ice Age, and he is looking to move his family elsewhere. He has heard of the Black Death and is afraid for his family's wellbeing. Where should he move to for the best chance of survival?

Question 23 23. Why might a European monarch ruling during the early fourteenth century be concerned with the effects of the Little Ice Age?

Question 24 24. The failure of healing by faith and superstition during the plague, and the development of medical sciences following the plague are evidence of_____.

Question 25 25. An economic impact of the Black Death was a labor shortage. This resulted in a shift in power, away from landholding nobles and towards_____.

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Question 26 26. Which of these Roman Catholic clergymen cared for the daily needs of the parish?

Question 27 27. In the Roman Catholic Church, a group of parishes was called a:

Question 28 28. In what way was the role of the priests comparable to the bishops?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is the correct order of the different clergies in the Roman Catholic church (from least to most powerful)?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT true of the Pope?

The Middle Ages, Renaissance & Reformation Chapter Exam Instructions

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