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1

were members of Catholic religious sects who beat themselves as part of their religious practices.

Flagellants

2

Is a social and economic system based on heirachy

Feudalism

3

Economic arrangement of economic system ex the lords took care of the serfs in return for work

Manorialism

4

A document written in 1215 that established certain rights of English citizens and institutions

Magna Carta

5

Who is joan of Arc

She was a peasanr girl who had visions. Saints instructing her in her visions. They told her to go help the chosen king Charles VVI to defeat the French. Joan became command of the army and won in victory

6

What was the main cause of the hundred years war

The claim by english kings to the throne of France

7

The orginal purpose of the Inquisition was to

Fight heresay within the catholic church

8

Which english king was considered to be an ineffective ruler because he spent most of his reign fighting the crusades

Richard l

9

Nation states were large territories with

Common cultures and languages

10

The Norman kings changed England by introducing

Single code of law

11

Which kings strengthened his power over the nobles of France during the 1200

Louis IX

12

Which statement best explains why economic growth helped kings increase their power

They were no longer dependent on their Lords for their armies

13

Which statement explains why the fuedal system developed

There was not centralized power during the early Middles Ages

14

Whixh statement describes a difference between serfdom and slavery

Serfs could not be bought or sold

15

"Town air brings freedom." -medieval proverb
Whixh idea does this proverb represent

Peasants could gain economic opportunity and status by escaping to a city

16

Whixh problem resulted from the use of rushes to create floods in medieval European homes

Rushes were difficult to replace and collected waste and germs

17

Which statement best explains why the bubonic plauge had effected so many Europeans

The diease could be spread without physical contact

18

The strain of the bubonic plauge thay caused the Black Death originated

China

19

Which statement describes a result of regular repeated outbreaks of the bubonic plauge

People became increasingly frightened of the diease

20

Whixh change in the economy of the Europe was a result of outbreaks of the bubonic plauge

A sharp increase in the demand for and the cost of laboroers