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Chapter 7 WesternCiv
|Heraclius accomplished all of the following EXCEPT
|Resisting Muslim encroachments.
|The Byzantine Empire's government can best be characterized as
|The Eastern Church and the Roman Church differed in all of the following ways EXCEPT
|Their desire to expand Christendom through missionary activity.
|The Eastern and Western Churches came into direct conflict over the conversion of the
|The theme system involved all of the following EXCEPT
|Expanding the use of slaves and mercenary soldiers.
|The production of which commodity was made into a state monopoly by Justinian?
|Byzantine culture produced significant examples of all of the following EXCEPT
|The social transformations that weakened the Byzantine Empire included all of the following EXCEPT
|The growing power of the Church over lay society.
|The Arabs were receptive to Muhammad's message because they
|Were already in a state of political and religious ferment.
|Ideas similar to which of the following religions are NOT found to any significant extent in Islam?
|Muhammad's leadership of Medina affected the nature of his teachings by
|Focusing him on problems of law and government.
|The central tenet of Islam is
|Submission to the will of God.
|Islam was able to expand rapidly for all of the following reasons EXCEPT
|Muhammad's inspired military leadership.
|The Arabs were able to make and hold their conquests
|Through a unique combination of fanaticism and toleration in which they allowed Christians and Jews to maintain their only religion.
|Medieval Islamic culture made significant advances in all of the following areas EXCEPT
|The resurgence of the West via the Islamic world was signified by all of the following EXCEPT
|The Seljuk capture of Baghdad.
|Charlemagne's success ultimately depended on
|Victory in war.
|Charlemagne made his government effective by all of the following EXCEPT
|Creating an elaborate bureaucracy.
|The Carolingian Renaissance accomplished all of the following EXCEPT
|Creating an impressive array of monumental buildings.
|The Carolingian Empire began to decline when it ceased to expand because
|It lost the ability to buy the aristocracy's loyalty with grants of new land.