Viking homes were made of
Sticks, sod, timber
What part did skalds play in maintaining Viking culture?
Told the history
What was a Thing?
Name of the ship the Vikings used for war
Why the Viking warship so effective
It could go in shallow water, in and out quickly because of oars
Why the Vikings raided other lands and people
Lack of resources, power to raid, lust for riches
The main religion of the Jews
The main religion of the Arabs
The main religion of people in North and South America and Europe
The founder of the main religion of the Arabs
The main book of the Jewish religion
The main book of the Arab religion
One who speaks with God
Why did the Roman empire collapse?
Too large, lost will to fight, Roman excesses
The people that invaded the northern parts of the Roman Empire
The Dome of the Rock is a
Why is the Dome of the Rock important today?
Muslims believe Mohammed ascended to heaven from there
What effect did persecution of the followers of Jesus have on them?
Made them strong....they had to defend their faith with or quit it
The church today claims to have evolved directly from the apostles
The head of the Roman Catholic Church
The right wing of the political spectrum in Canada believes in the rights of whom?
The left wing of the political spectrum in Canada believes in the rights of whom?
Rulers after Charlemagne were:
Pepin the Short
Roman Legions were
Before Common Era
Why did the Roman soldiers lose their will to fight?
They were basically slaves, forced to fight for the Romans
A barbarian was originally a non-Roman person, but later came to be known as anyone who was:
12 followers called by Jesus
A item associated with a saint believed to have special powers
Man-money. A person's value in money
A contagious disease that is out of control and kills many people
Western European culture, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, Cornish & Bretons
Intentionally setting fire to property
A long poem telling of heroic deeds and events
Writing changed from 1 language to another
A rebirth or revival, especially in the arts
A group that one belongs to in a society, often determined by money, role in society or parentage.
A promise to marry
Charlemagne's empire from 770-814