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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. preached Second Crusade and made the goal to recapture Edessa
  2. Holy Roman Emperor that drowned in river in Asia Minor
  3. Franciscan monk - pupil of Grosseteste - established foundations of modern scientific inquiry - believed all aspects of knowledge are inter-related - work in optics led to development of glasses - predicted invention of airplanes and automobiles
  4. German abbess - known for spiritual wisdom - wrote about religion science medicine - noted music composer
  5. 11th century - migrated from central Asia - Near East converted to Islam - by 1071 A.D. - conquered most of Byzantine territory in Asia Minor - also conquered much of territory in Palestine - attacked pilgrims in Holy Land
  6. greatest Medieval Scholastic philosopher that saw no conflict of faith and reason - wrote Summa Theologica (encyclopedia of Christian philosophy) - best known work

6 True/False questions

  1. Dante Alighieriruler of Venice that diverted expedition to recapture Venetian rival, Zarah on Adriatic Sea


  2. Abelardmajor Scholastic philosopher that taught at Univerisity of Paris and put reason above Faith - wrote Sic et Non (Yes and No) - best known work


  3. Pierre le Hermite"Divine Comedy" - mythological journey through heaven and hell - written in Tuscan dialect - combines humor, tragedy and quest for religious understanding


  4. Philip IIByzantine Emperor that asked pope for military aid versus Seljuk Turks


  5. Robert Grosseteste"Father of Modern Science" - urged objective study of natural phenomena and emphasized importance of math


  6. Gautier sans Avoirran Council of Clermont where he called for a Crusade and in return for aid, he expected submission Byzantine church (East Orthodox) to Rome