5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Charles Martel
- Boer War
- a A conflict, lasting from 1899 to 1902, in which the Boers (original Dutch settlers of South Africa) and the British fought for control of territory in South Africa.
- b Process where by the Church excommunicates an entire region
- c The civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth, successor to the Prophet.
- d Document purchased for forgiveness of one's sins provided by the medieval Church, and one of the causes of the Reformation.
- e Frankish King who defeated muslims in battle of tours in 751 and ended muslim threat to western europe
5 Multiple choice questions
- Roman emperor (r. 312-337). After reuniting the Roman Empire, he moved the capital to Constantinople and made Christianity a favored religion. (p.159)
- Muhammad's flight from Mecca to Medina in A. D. 622; this event marks the beginning of the Muslim calendar
- Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China.
- Muslim navigational instrument that helped exploration by helping sailors find latitude and longitude
- Conflict between Britain and China, lasting from 1839 to 1842, over Britain's opium trade and control of trade in China.
5 True/False questions
George Stephenson → belief in many gods
Queen Isabella of Spain → Tudor Queen of England. Succeeded Mary I in 1558 and ruled until 1603. In addition to leading the defeat of the Spanish Armada and developing England into a world power, she strengthened Protestantism. Daughter of Henry VIII.
Mycenaeans → first Greek-speaking people; invaded Minoans; dominated Greek world 1400 B.C. to 1200 B.C.; sea traders; lived in separate city-states; invovled in Trojan War against Troy
Pope Leo X → first Greek-speaking people; invaded Minoans; dominated Greek world 1400 B.C. to 1200 B.C.; sea traders; lived in separate city-states; invovled in Trojan War against Troy
Kaaba → Islam's holiest shrine, located in Mecca