The Byzantine Empire: History, Culture & Timeline


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Who of these figures was NOT a Byzantine Emperor?

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1. Which of the following languages was the first official legal language of the Byzantine Empire?

2. Which of these sacks did NOT happen during the Byzantine Empire?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will determine your knowledge of the historical period known as the Byzantine Empire. Points of emphasis on the quiz include Byzantine leadership, communication and dates.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Byzantine Emperors
  • Empire's first official legal language
  • Sacks that happened to the empire
  • End of the empire

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the beginning of the Byzantine Empire
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about its language
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the empire's demise and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To study more about the empire, review the accompanying lesson, The Byzantine Empire: History, Culture & Timeline. This lesson details the following topics:

  • Constantine's reign
  • Edict of Milan in 313
  • Contributions of Theodosius the Great
  • Ottoman Turks