5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Middle Ages
- King John I
- a short church ceremony, marked taking this step. Blessed by a priest and given a sword and a belt
- b made his court a center of learning by filling it with scholars, poets and musicians.
- c Took place from AD 500, following the fall of Rome to about the 1500's
- d Was the King of England who was forced to sign the Magna Carta because of his cruel behavior and abuse of his absolute power.
- e begins at age 7
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Clergyman in Geneva, Switzerland and preached and wrote about a severe form of Christianity. He drew up stern laws both for his followers and for city government.
- the cultural movement of the Renaissance that raised questions about traditional beliefs
- Made lords and vassals dependent on one another, because the lords needed soldiers, which the vassal provided, while vassals needed a means of a support
- Gained it's wealth through banking and trading
- people from rich and powerful families
5 True/False Questions
Troubadours → travleing performers singing about chivalriss deeds performed by knights for ladies
Martin Luther → a German monk who became one of the most famous critics of the Roman Catholic Chruch. In 1517, he wrote 95 theses, or statements of belief attacking the church practices.
Minstrels → medieval poet and musician who sang or recited while accompanying himself on a stringed instrument
vikings → business associations that dominated medieval towns; they passed laws, levied taxes, built protective walls for the city, etc. Made rules that set quality and training standards
Petrarch → begins at age 7