5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Peter Abelard
- Thomas Becket r.1162-1170
- Peter Waldo
- a Questioning. An act initiated in the 12th and 13th centuries because of discrepancies and contradictions between written laws of different times. Baldwin 73-74
- b A medieval French scholastic philosopher, theologian and preeminent logician. The story of his affair with and love for Héloïse has become legendary.
- c Lesser knights and prominent burghers who were appointed to administrative positions with the Holt Roman Empire, to offset the influence of the great magnates. Their appearance in the 11th century marks the origin of a professionalized government in Germany. Backman 232-233
- d The French religious leader who believed in voluntary poverty and religious simplicity. His followers (the Waldensians) were considered heretics by the Church.
- e Archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 until his death in 1170. He is venerated as a saint and martyr by both the Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion. He engaged in conflict with Henry II of England over the rights and privileges of the Church and was assassinated by followers of the king in Canterbury Cathedral.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- An Italian city set in the foothills of the northern slope of the Apennines. Considered by Baldwin to be one of the two cities that provided the most important urban setting for intellectual development. Baldwin 24-26
- a Greek philosopher, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. Was considered by 12th century scholars to be the chief authority on logic.
- A gothic style cathedral in Paris on the Ile-de-la-Cité. Housed a cathedral school in its cloister.
- A collective body of people operating as a single person.
- Pope. Called for the first crusade.
5 True/False Questions
Philip Augustus r.1180-1223 → Founder of the Comnenus dynasty of the Byzantine Empire. Is well known for appealing to Pope Urban II for help in driving the Turks from Byzantine territory.
Trivium → A French nun, writer, scholar, and abbess, best known for her love affair and correspondence with Peter Abélard.
Magna Carta 1215 → Lesser knights and prominent burghers who were appointed to administrative positions with the Holt Roman Empire, to offset the influence of the great magnates. Their appearance in the 11th century marks the origin of a professionalized government in Germany. Backman 232-233
Plenitudo Potestati → "Fullness of Power"
Chartres → A city in northern France. In the 12th century this city was known for its liberal arts school. Baldwin 39.