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1

Certificates from the pope that excused a person from doing penance & shortened the stay in purgatory were called

indulgences

2

_____ was known as "The Philosopher" by European scholars.

Aristotle

3

Who wrote The Canterbury Tales?

Chaucer

4

Who wrote The Confessions & The City of God?

Augustine

5

The entire Bible was translated into English for the first time by

John Wycliffe

6

Who was crowned "Emperor of the Romans" in 962, giving rise to the Holy Roman Empire?

Otto

7

Education and learning _____ greatly during the Middle Ages.

decreased

8

The great reformer from Bohemia, _______, was burned at the stake for his beliefs.

John Huss

9

John Wycliffe's followers were called

Lollards

10

The Roman church _______ all people to have their own copy of the Bible.

did not want