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History Alive Medieval World All Terms
Byzantine Empire
Eastern Orthodox Church
Justinian I
Theodora
a great empire that straddled Europe and Asia and lasted from…
a Christian religion that arose in the Byzantine Empire
one of the greatest Byzantine emperors; reigned from 527 to 5…
wife of Justinian; empress of the Byzantine Empire
Byzantine Empire
a great empire that straddled Europe and Asia and lasted from…
Eastern Orthodox Church
a Christian religion that arose in the Byzantine Empire
70 terms
History Alive Medieval World
Magna Carta
bubonic plague
Hundred Years' War
habeas corpus
a written agreement from 1215 that limited the English king's…
a deadly contagious disease caused by bacteria and spread by…
a series of wars fought by France and England between 1337 an…
the principle that accused persons cannot be held on jail wit…
Magna Carta
a written agreement from 1215 that limited the English king's…
bubonic plague
a deadly contagious disease caused by bacteria and spread by…
11 terms
History Alive ! Medieval History Chapter 12- Ghana
Ghana
matrilineal
trans-Saharan trade
What is Silent Bartering?
West African state that supplied the majority of the world's…
tracing ancestry through mother's line rather than father's
exchange of goods across the Sahara Desert
In silent bartering, first the muslim trader puts his goods b…
Ghana
West African state that supplied the majority of the world's…
matrilineal
tracing ancestry through mother's line rather than father's
10 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 13 Mali
Almoravids
Mansa Musa
Songhai
amulet
Muslims who captured Kumbi
the first West African ruler to practice Islam devoutly
a group within the empire of Mali
a piece of jewelry or other object used as a charm to provide…
Almoravids
Muslims who captured Kumbi
Mansa Musa
the first West African ruler to practice Islam devoutly
34 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 3
persecute
monastery
monk
clergy
to cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs
a community of monks
a man who has taken a solemn vow to devote his life to prayer…
the body of people, such as priest who perform the sacred fun…
persecute
to cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs
monastery
a community of monks
22 terms
History Alive Medieval China
Dynasties
Aristocracy
Harrow
Chain pump
A line of rulers descended from the same family
The rich and ruling class in any society
A farm tool used to break up and even out plowed ground
A pump with containers attached to a loop of chain to lift wa…
Dynasties
A line of rulers descended from the same family
Aristocracy
The rich and ruling class in any society
29 terms
History Alive Medieval China
Dynasties
Aristocracy
Meritocracy
Government by foreigners
A line of rulers descended from the same family
The rich and ruling class in any society
A system in which a person is rewarded for studying and perfo…
A government ruled by outsiders
Dynasties
A line of rulers descended from the same family
Aristocracy
The rich and ruling class in any society
15 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 6
Constantinople
Eastern Orthodox Church
public works
patriarch
city of the eastern edge of Europe that the emperor Constanti…
a Christian religion that arose in the Byzantine Empire
construction projects built by government for public use, suc…
in the Eastern Orthodox Church, the bishop of an important city
Constantinople
city of the eastern edge of Europe that the emperor Constanti…
Eastern Orthodox Church
a Christian religion that arose in the Byzantine Empire
8 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 13
Middlemen
Matrilineal
Ibn Battuta
Porters
people who fill in for or represent others in business dealin…
based on a woman's family line
Muslim historian and traveler; crossed the Sahara with a trad…
a person who is hired to carry loads
Middlemen
people who fill in for or represent others in business dealin…
Matrilineal
based on a woman's family line
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History Alive! The Medieval World and Beyond Chapter 2
Feudalism
Clovis
Charlemagne
Vikings
The economic and political system that developed in Europe du…
An early Leader of the Franks, he led the Franks into Christi…
An important Frankish ruler who built a larger Empire with th…
People from the North of Europe (Scandanavi) who raided and a…
Feudalism
The economic and political system that developed in Europe du…
Clovis
An early Leader of the Franks, he led the Franks into Christi…
13 terms
History Alive! The Medieval World and Beyond Chapter 5
The Constitutions of Clarendon
Magna Carta
Habeas Corpus
Model Parliament
A document which described the rights of the King
A written agreement from 1215 that limited the English King's…
The principle that accused persons cannot be held in jail wit…
An early governing Body that included commoners, nobles and p…
The Constitutions of Clarendon
A document which described the rights of the King
Magna Carta
A written agreement from 1215 that limited the English King's…
11 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 22
samurai
code of conduct
shogun
daimyo
a powerful warrior class in Japan
rules of behavior
the head of the military government of Japan in the era of th…
a local lord in Japan in the era of the samurai
samurai
a powerful warrior class in Japan
code of conduct
rules of behavior
22 terms
Medieval History Alive Chapter 10
750 C.E.
762 C.E.
Baghadad
Fatimid Dynasty
Abbasids wrested power from the Umayyads
Abbasids made Baghdad their capital
One of the worlds largest cities, major center of learning wh…
Capital city, Cairo, rivaled Baghdad. Most advanced universit…
750 C.E.
Abbasids wrested power from the Umayyads
762 C.E.
Abbasids made Baghdad their capital
10 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 28
Renaissance
humanism
Silk Road
Marco Polo
a great flowering of culture, toward the end of the Middle Ag…
a philosophy that emphasizes the worth and potential of all i…
trading routes between Europe and China
an Italian who traveled through China and brought back report…
Renaissance
a great flowering of culture, toward the end of the Middle Ag…
humanism
a philosophy that emphasizes the worth and potential of all i…
10 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 18
lodestone
paddlewheel boat
canal lock
segmental arch bridge
a magnetic mineral
a boat using continuously turning paddles
a gated chamber in a canal used to raise or lower the water l…
a bridge supported by arches that are shallow segments (parts…
lodestone
a magnetic mineral
paddlewheel boat
a boat using continuously turning paddles
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History Alive Medieval World CH 19
Xuan Zang
Buddhism
Silk Road
Kublai Khan
a Chinese monk who traveled to India and made Buddhism widely…
a religion that originated in India
the routes traveled by caravan through Central Asia
a Mongol leader who conquered China and became emperor
Xuan Zang
a Chinese monk who traveled to India and made Buddhism widely…
Buddhism
a religion that originated in India
12 terms
history alive! the medieval world and beyond chapter 8
clan
polytheist
tribe
monotheism
a group of related families
a person who believes in more than one god
a social group who shares a common ancestry, leadership, and…
belief in a single god
clan
a group of related families
polytheist
a person who believes in more than one god
12 terms
BVMS/Greenberg-History Alive Medieval World CH 2
hierarchy
chivalry
barbarian
Christianity
a system of organizing people into ranks, with those of highe…
the medieval knight's code of ideal behavior, including brave…
a person belonging to a tribe or group that is considered unc…
the religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ
hierarchy
a system of organizing people into ranks, with those of highe…
chivalry
the medieval knight's code of ideal behavior, including brave…
10 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 14
Almoravids
Mansa Musa
Songhai
amulet
Muslims who captured Kumbi... (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1…
the first West African ruler to practice Islam devoutly
a group within the empire of Mali
a piece of jewelry or other object used as a charm to provide…
Almoravids
Muslims who captured Kumbi... (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1…
Mansa Musa
the first West African ruler to practice Islam devoutly
13 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 32
sect
Counter-Reformation
Lutheranism
Calvinism
a religious group that has its own beliefs and practices
a movement of the Roman Catholic Church following the Reforma…
a Protestant sect of the Christian faith; founded by Martin L…
a Protestant sect of the Christian faith; founded by John Cal…
sect
a religious group that has its own beliefs and practices
Counter-Reformation
a movement of the Roman Catholic Church following the Reforma…
13 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 31
Reformation
Protestant
indulgences
Great Schism
a historic movement from the early 1500s to the 1600s that le…
originally, people who broke away from ("protested" against)…
grants by the Catholic Church that released a person from pun…
a division in the Catholic Church during the 1300s when multi…
Reformation
a historic movement from the early 1500s to the 1600s that le…
Protestant
originally, people who broke away from ("protested" against)…
14 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 1
Constantine
Constantinople
mural
mosaic
emperor of Rome; moved the capital city to Byzantium (Constan…
capital of the eastern Roman Empire
a painting on a wall
a picture made up of small pieces of tile, glass, or colored…
Constantine
emperor of Rome; moved the capital city to Byzantium (Constan…
Constantinople
capital of the eastern Roman Empire
10 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 5
Magna Carta
bubonic plague
Hundred Years' War
habeas corpus
a written agreement from 1215 that limited the English king's…
a deadly contagious disease caused by bacteria and spread by…
a series of wars fought by France and England between 1337 an…
the principle that accused persons cannot be held on jail wit…
Magna Carta
a written agreement from 1215 that limited the English king's…
bubonic plague
a deadly contagious disease caused by bacteria and spread by…
12 terms
4.3 Early Medieval Christianity History Alive
The Pope is
The power and authority of the Pope in…
Based in Rome, the Pope became
monks followed rules
the head of the Catholic Church
after the fall of the Western Roman Empire
a unifying figure
to ensure their obedience to God
The Pope is
the head of the Catholic Church
The power and authority of the Pope in…
after the fall of the Western Roman Empire
11 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 28
renaissance
classical art
humanism
perspective
a great flowering of culture, toward the end of the Middle Ag…
art influenced by the styles and techniques of ancient Greece…
a philosophy that emphasizes the worth and potential of all i…
the appearance of distance or depth on a flat surface, as in…
renaissance
a great flowering of culture, toward the end of the Middle Ag…
classical art
art influenced by the styles and techniques of ancient Greece…
13 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 26
Inca Empire
class structure
family life
religion
a great society in the Andes Mountains of South America that…
the organization of groups of people within a society
the daily interaction of members of a family
a set of spiritual beliefs, values, and practices; The Incas…
Inca Empire
a great society in the Andes Mountains of South America that…
class structure
the organization of groups of people within a society
8 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 17
urbanization
typhoons
harrow
chain pump
the growth of cities... www.quizyourfriends.com/take-quiz.php?i…
violent storms
a farm tool used to break up and even out plowed ground
a pump with containers attached to a loop of chain to lift wa…
urbanization
the growth of cities... www.quizyourfriends.com/take-quiz.php?i…
typhoons
violent storms
14 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 14
religious practices
government
law
education
- the rites and rituals of a religion
- the people or groups that rule a particular region... - Islam…
- a legal system
- a system of learning... - studying Islam was important in West…
religious practices
- the rites and rituals of a religion
government
- the people or groups that rule a particular region... - Islam…
13 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 30
printing press
Johannes Gutenberg
Michelangelo
Titian
a machine that pressed inked type or plates on to paper to cr…
invented the printing press that used movable type
a gifted sculptor and painter; known for creating the sculptu…
an Italian painter know for using color and loose, lively bru…
printing press
a machine that pressed inked type or plates on to paper to cr…
Johannes Gutenberg
invented the printing press that used movable type
11 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 16
aristocracy
meritocracy
Mandate of Heaven
bureaucracy
a ruling class of noble families... http://www.quizyourfriends.…
rule by officials of proven merit
the idea that Heaven chooses a particular dynasty to rule
a highly organized body of workers with many levels of author…
aristocracy
a ruling class of noble families... http://www.quizyourfriends.…
meritocracy
rule by officials of proven merit
10 terms
History Alive Medieval World Ch 20
cultural diffusion
Prince Shotoku
Seventeen Article Constitution
Taika Reforms
the spread of cultural elements from one society to another
a prince who came into power in Japan in 539 C.E.; borrowed i…
a set of guidelines issued by Prince Shotoku that stated the…
a set of reforms that strengthened the central government; to…
cultural diffusion
the spread of cultural elements from one society to another
Prince Shotoku
a prince who came into power in Japan in 539 C.E.; borrowed i…
21 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 29
Florence
architecture
engineering
painting
A beautiful city in Italy; called "the cradle of the Renaissa…
the art of designing buildings; influenced by classical ideas
the science of building structures and the like
artwork created with paint on a flat surface such as paper or…
Florence
A beautiful city in Italy; called "the cradle of the Renaissa…
architecture
the art of designing buildings; influenced by classical ideas
13 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 17
harrow
chain pump
barge
currency
a farm tool used to break up and even out plowed ground; incr…
a pump with containers attached to a loop of chain to lift wa…
a long boat with a flat bottom
the form of money used in a country, however, paper money has…
harrow
a farm tool used to break up and even out plowed ground; incr…
chain pump
a pump with containers attached to a loop of chain to lift wa…
22 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 25
daily life
class structure
marriage
family life
the elements of everyday existence in a society, including re…
the organization of groups of people within a society
a legal agreement entered into by two people that unites them…
the daily interaction of members of a family
daily life
the elements of everyday existence in a society, including re…
class structure
the organization of groups of people within a society
16 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 24
Aztecs
legend
Tenochtitlan
empire
a Mesoamerican people who built a vast empire in central Mexi…
a popular myth or story passed on from the past
a city built on an island in Lake Texcoco that became the cen…
a large territory in which several groups of people are ruled…
Aztecs
a Mesoamerican people who built a vast empire in central Mexi…
legend
a popular myth or story passed on from the past
24 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 18
discoveries
inventions
exploration
travel
something seen or learned about for the first time
a new tool, device, or process created after scientific study…
travel in new areas
to journey to other places
discoveries
something seen or learned about for the first time
inventions
a new tool, device, or process created after scientific study…
16 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 16
imperial China
dynasties
aristocracy
meritocracy
China under the rule of emperors
a line of rulers descended from the same family
a ruling class of noble families, during the early Tang dynas…
rule by officials of proven merit, during the Ming and Song d…
imperial China
China under the rule of emperors
dynasties
a line of rulers descended from the same family
22 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 29
Florence
architecture
engineering
painting
A beautiful city in Italy; called "the cradle of the Renaissa…
the art of designing buildings; influenced by classical ideas
the science of building structures and the like
artwork created with paint on a flat surface such as paper or…
Florence
A beautiful city in Italy; called "the cradle of the Renaissa…
architecture
the art of designing buildings; influenced by classical ideas
8 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 24
Tenochtitlan
mercenary
alliance
plaza
a city built on an island in Lake Texcoco that became the cen…
a soldier who is paid to fight for another country or group
a group of countries, city-states, or other entities who agre…
a public square or other or other open area in a city where p…
Tenochtitlan
a city built on an island in Lake Texcoco that became the cen…
mercenary
a soldier who is paid to fight for another country or group
16 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 16
imperial china
dynasties
aristocracy
meritocracy
China under the rule of emperors
a line of rulers descended from the same family
a ruling class of noble families
rule by officials of proven merit
imperial china
China under the rule of emperors
dynasties
a line of rulers descended from the same family
17 terms
History Alive Medieval Chapter 1
What years were the Roman Empire Alive?
What connected the Roman Empire, besid…
What places did the empire rule during…
What language did Romans speak? What l…
27 BCE to 476 CE
Roman law, customs, and military might.
The whole of the mediterranean, from northern africa to the S…
One official language. One official law.
What years were the Roman Empire Alive?
27 BCE to 476 CE
What connected the Roman Empire, besid…
Roman law, customs, and military might.
70 terms
History Alive: The Medieval World and Beyond Chapter 5 -Medieval Europe Unit
How did Henry II improve English law?
What changes did the Magna Carta bring…
What was the Model Parliament and why…
How did these political developments i…
created court system that had trial by judge & jury... issued Co…
The barons agreed that the king could continue to rule. The k…
Edward's Model Parliament gave a voice in goverment to common…
people no longer needed the feudal lords and gave rise to dem…
How did Henry II improve English law?
created court system that had trial by judge & jury... issued Co…
What changes did the Magna Carta bring…
The barons agreed that the king could continue to rule. The k…
18 terms
History Alive Medieval World Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Persecute
Monastery
Monk
Clergy
To cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs.
a community of monks
a man who has taken a solemn vow to devote his life to prayer…
The body of people, such as priests, who perform the sacred f…
Persecute
To cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs.
Monastery
a community of monks
33 terms
History Alive! The Medieval World and Beyond Chapter 2
feudalism
Clovis
Charlemagne
In the 9th and 10th centuries (800s an…
The economic and political system that developed in Europe du…
An early Leader of the Franks, he led the Franks into Christi…
An important Frankish ruler who built a larger empire, most i…
Muslims, Magyars, and Vikings.
feudalism
The economic and political system that developed in Europe du…
Clovis
An early Leader of the Franks, he led the Franks into Christi…
9 terms
Chapter 11 History Alive! The Medieval World and Beyond
sultan
Anatolia
Iberian Peninsula
Inquisition
the sovereign ruler of a Muslim state
a large peninsula at the western edge of Asia; also called As…
a peninsula in southwestern Europe that today is divided betw…
a judicial body established by the Catholic Church to combat…
sultan
the sovereign ruler of a Muslim state
Anatolia
a large peninsula at the western edge of Asia; also called As…
History Alive Medieval World CH 11
Crusades
Seljuks
Pope Urban II
King Richard I
a series of religious wars launched by European Christians ag…
the Muslim rulers of Palestine and much of the Middle East
called for a crusade to reclaim Jerusalem
king of England, leader of the Third Crusade; also known as R…
Crusades
a series of religious wars launched by European Christians ag…
Seljuks
the Muslim rulers of Palestine and much of the Middle East
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History Alive Medieval World- Chapter 17 Key Terms
economy
commerce
trade
urbanization
system of managing the wealth & resources of a community or r…
the buying and selling of goods
business of buying & selling or exchanging items
the growth of cities
economy
system of managing the wealth & resources of a community or r…
commerce
the buying and selling of goods
22 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 11
crusades
Holy Land
sultan
Anatolia
- a series of religious wars launched against Muslims by Euro…
- the are between Egypt and Syria that was the ancient homela…
the sovereign ruler of a Muslim state
the large peninsula at the western edge of Asia; also called…
crusades
- a series of religious wars launched against Muslims by Euro…
Holy Land
- the are between Egypt and Syria that was the ancient homela…
33 terms
History Alive! The Medieval World and Beyond Chapter 2
feudalism
Clovis
Charlemagne
In the 9th and 10th centuries (800s an…
The economic and political system that developed in Europe du…
An early Leader of the Franks, he led the Franks into Christi…
An important Frankish ruler who built a larger empire, most i…
Muslims, Magyars, and Vikings.
feudalism
The economic and political system that developed in Europe du…
Clovis
An early Leader of the Franks, he led the Franks into Christi…
16 terms
History Alive Medieval World CH 23
Mayan civilization
culture
class structure
family life
a great civilization that lasted from about 2000 B.C.E. to 15…
a characteristic of civilization that includes the beliefs an…
the organization of groups of people within a society; peasan…
the daily interaction of members of a family
Mayan civilization
a great civilization that lasted from about 2000 B.C.E. to 15…
culture
a characteristic of civilization that includes the beliefs an…
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