What did constantine want to create?
He wanted to create a new roman empire.
Constantine was the first leader to adapt what?
The catholic religion
Outside the colusseum in rome constantine had a what?
arch of constantine
which way did the arch face?
this new rome was a blend of what?
greek, roman, and catholic religion.
Why was charlemagne such a powerful leader?
he worked hard to fix rome by building schools, setting up libraries, teaching latin, and no missionaries and did much more to help
what was another name for charlemagne?
charles the great
in 771 charlemagne became the king of one germanic tribes called the?
on 12/25/800 C.E. charlemagne knelt at the church of rome and before a cheering crowd, the pope put a crown on his head and called him the what?
the new roman empeor
What year did charlemagne die?
When were middle ages?
500's - middle of the 1400's
What were the middle ages?
used to describe the time period between ancient and modern times.
What were the three periods of the middle ages?
early middle ages, high middle ages, and the late middle ages.
The renaissonace was known as the what?
What was feudalisum
a system that helped kings keep there land and people safe.
How did the feudal system work?
king gave land to a rich noble and then is return for the land the noble paid the king tax, promised to fight for the king, and promised to protect the people
What was the feudal system?
king gave land (fief) to the nobles (lord)
nobles- gave king tax and protection soldiers