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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. Byzantine Emperor that asked pope for military aid versus Seljuk Turks
  2. Peter the Hermit - assisted sans Avoir in organizing the Peasant's Crusade
  3. "Divine Comedy" - mythological journey through heaven and hell - written in Tuscan dialect - combines humor, tragedy and quest for religious understanding
  4. captured in Austria and held for ransom, marking the end of the "true Crusades"
  5. ruler of Venice that diverted expedition to recapture Venetian rival, Zarah on Adriatic Sea
  6. German abbess - known for spiritual wisdom - wrote about religion science medicine - noted music composer

6 True/False questions

  1. Thomas Aquinasgreatest Medieval Scholastic philosopher that saw no conflict of faith and reason - wrote Summa Theologica (encyclopedia of Christian philosophy) - best known work


  2. Gautier sans Avoirled the peasant's crusade and alter the Pennyless - monk from Amiens


  3. Frederick BarbossaFranciscan 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. St. AnselmMuslim leader that capture the Holy Land and Jerusalem - negotiated with English king and allowed Christian leaders to visit Jerusalem


  5. St. Bernard of Clairvauxpreached Second Crusade and made the goal to recapture Edessa


  6. Christine de Pisangrew up at French royal court - wrote numerous love poems - "City of Ladies" - questioned negative attitude held toward women