5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- schools, hospitals, and hospice for travelers and pilgrims
- manual labor
- lay investiture (secular rulers claiming the right to appoint church officials)
- 1set minimum age for marriage, 2Church courts fined men who seriously injured wives (rule of thumb), and 3double standard-Church punished women for offenses more harshly than men
- ~1 - established continuity by: (A) each king ruled long time (average 30 plus years), and (B) each king had son crowned before dying - (smooth succession)
~2 - gained complete control of personal domains - became base from which to expand power
~3 - established efficient and loyal bureaucracy by: (A) collected taxes, (B) imposed royal law (to increase the power of the central government), and (C) "A and B" increased prestige - helped gain support of middle class towns
~4 - Capetians (especially Louis VI the Fat) allied with Catholic Church by: (A) used armies to protect monasteries and towns complaining of oppression by feudal lords, and (B) used feudal law to force lords to appear in court and stripped nobles of possessions
- a What type of behavior/activity was stressed in the Benedictine Rule?
- b In what ways did the Church attempt to protect women during the Middle Ages?
- c What types of social services did monasteries and convents provide during the Middle Ages?
- d What was the "key" issue over which popes and Holy Roman Emperors clashed?
- e Through what means did the early Capetian kings strengthen theirs and the power of the central government in France?
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- What was the most obvious manifestation of the decrease in papal prestige resulting from the clash between Pope Boniface and Philip IV of France?
- Why did French nobles elect Hugh Capet as the French king in 987 A.D.?
- Over what issue did Philip IV and Pope Boniface clash?
- What sacraments were the faithful permitted to receive during "Church lockout"?
- What were the goals of the Cluniac movement?
5 True/False Questions
every vassal swore first allegiance to William over all other lords, making him the liege lord → What types of social services did monasteries and convents provide during the Middle Ages?
One of these, I think it's the one in bold:
1 - extended Cluniac reforms throughout entire institution of Church
2 - prohibited Simony - buying and selling of Church offices
3 - outlawed marriage for priests
4 - forbade lay investiture - prohibited appointment of Church officials by secular rulers → What concession to the Holy Roman Emperor(s) did the Catholic Church make as a result of the Concordat of Worms?
called to give evidence on which they had personal knowledge, accuse suspected criminals, and testify to royal order and finances in area → What was the function of the earliest juries in the English judicial system?
Henry claimed right to try clerics accused of crimes (e.g., murder) in civil court. Thomas fiercely opposed king on issue → What was the issue over which Henry II and Thomas Becket quarreled?
~1 - used paid officials who were loyal to him and were drawn from Church, middle class, poorer nobility
~2 - granted charters to new towns
~3 - organized a standing army
~4 - introduced national tax → Through what means/actions did Philip II strengthen the power of the central government during his reign?