5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dome of the Rock
- Hagia Sophia
- a central church of Constantinople; church of Holy Wisdom
- b After its defeat by the Romans in the First Punic War, Carthage compensated for its loss of Sicily by rebuilding a commercial empire here.
- c great edifice erected by Muslims in Jerusalem in the late 17th century, has been used by 3 religions as a secrad place of worship; supposedly Muhammed ascended into heaven from this spot
- d was the most notable leader of the slaves in the Third Servile War, a major slave revolt against the Roman Republic; for over a year defeated government armies
- e the unity of Father, Son, and Holy Spirit as three persons in one Godhead; The doctrine, one of the most important for Christians
5 Multiple choice questions
- marked the boundary between the Roman province of Cisalpine Gaul to the north and Italy proper to the south(controlled directly by Rome and its socii allies)
- was the Roman god of war; was invoked to protect Rome from the "invasion" of opposing armies, who often foraged on the food in Roman fields when they captured a Roman town.
- developed in the East; Orthodoxy reached its peak during the high point of the Byzantine Empire
- the first written Roman law code; established c 450 BCE
- the imperial capital of the Roman Empire, the Byzantine/Eastern Roman Empire, the Latin Empire and the Ottoman Empire. Throughout most of the Middle Ages, Constantinople was Europe's largest and wealthiest city.
5 True/False questions
Diaspora → After its defeat by the Romans in the First Punic War, Carthage compensated for its loss of Sicily by rebuilding a commercial empire here.
Council of Nicaea → a council of Christian bishops convened by the Roman Emperor Constantine I; was the first effort to attain consensus in the church through an assembly representing all of Christendom; more than 300 biships attended and definned many important questions about theology and church administration
Treaty of Verdun → was a treaty of the three surviving sons of Louis the Pious, the son and successor of Charlemagne, which divided the territories of the Carolingian Empire into three kingdoms; established the peace; one of the most important treaties in world history-general borders it established still exist today
Justinian → ruled during the greatest period of the Eastern Roman Empire; During his reign, he sought to revive the empire's greatness and reconquer the lost western half of the classical Roman Empire; last emperor to speak Latin as a first language
Dark Ages → a term referring to the perceived period of both cultural and economic deterioration as well as disruption that took place in Western Europe following the decline of the Roman Empire