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Midterm Exam

40 questions

what is the holy book of Islam? Quaran
What do Muslims believe about Muhammad? he was the last and greatest prophet
what is the hey difference between Sunnis and Shiites? how the leader is chosen
what is the same about all three religions? Abraham was the founder
what division of Islam believes that only a relative of Muhammad is qualified to be the leader? Shiites
the Muslim civilization was most known for the development of what field of math? algebra
Holy day for Judaism? Saturday
holy day for Christianity? Sunday
Islam Friday
what does Islam mean? to submit to god
what was the body of civil law created for the Byzantine Empire? Justinian's Code of Law
the use of what was the center of the split between the two churches? icons
the worlds most beautiful church built by Justinian was called? Hagia Sophia
the capital of the Byzantine Empire was? Constantinople
the Abassids were rulers of what empire? Muslim Empire
Which title did Ivan III use? tsar
the Seljuks converted to which of the following religions? Islam
What culture most influenced the Seljuk culture? Persian Culture
which civilizations most influenced the development of Russia? The Byzantine and Mongol Empires
After the great schism, the Byzantine church became known as what? eastern orthodox church
why did the age of chivalry eventually decline? longbow made learning to become a knight important.
what caused devastation which led to the collapse of medieval society? Bubonic Plague
what impact did the second agricultural revolution have on medieval society? Increased population
the group of people most responsible for spreading the bubonic plague were? traders
the central issue of the Hundred Years' War was? the throne of France
the rights that the magna carta originally intended to defend were the? English nobility
the decisions of the English royal courts of justice created were? English Common Law
Who led the Norman conquest of England? William the Conquer
the magna carta guaranteed? basic legal rights
the architectural style most closest associated with the age of faith was? Gothic
what happened to the status of women during the middle ages? women's role became limited
who had the authority to declare a squire a knight? knights lord
what was the main job of a squire? to serve a knight
which of the following was a page supposed to learn? Courtly manors
where did a young page begin his education? another lords castle
what is chivalry? a code of conduct for knights
what was a manor? Lords estate
who was the leader that brought Christianity to the Franks? Clovis
who was a knight expected to fight bravely for? His three masters
what did the Treaty of Verdun end? civil war in the empire established by Charlemagne
Created by: dkaimpll