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Flashcards in Middle Ages Deck (33):
1

A boy that is 7 years old who served in a castle and learned MANNERS?

A page

2

A plot of land exchanged for loyalty to a ruler?

A fief

3

A military servant of feudal king or other superior is a?

Knight

4

A farm worker who was bound to live and labor on his lord's land was a?

serf

5

A farm worker who worked on his lord's land for PROTECTION in return but was not bound to the land as a ?

peasant

6

Is an ORGANIZATION for craft workers or traders, which had strict rules for all its members?

A guild

7

A set of RULES for Knights?

Code of Chivalry

8

A PERSON who received land from ruler and in return promised aid?

Vassal

9

Who is a church official?

Bishop

10

Is a bishop of Rome?

A pope

11

The process to change is called?

To convert

12

A group organized by traditions is called a?

Tribe

13

An uncivilized person is called?

barbarian

14

One who destroys property is called?

Vandal

15

Another name for defeat is?

Conquer

16

To invade means?

To enter forcefully

17

A system of government in which land is exchange for loyalty and services?

Feudalism

18

Is the punishment of not allowing someone to continue as member of a church?

Excommunication

19

Is a person who announced something and carries messages?

A Herold

20

This person had to know every knight's code of arms?

A Herold

21

The title given to the eldest son of the king of France was?

Dauphin

22

A group of people who hear evidence in a trial and then vote on the guilt or innocence of the accused is called?

A jury

23

A journey undertaken for religious purpose is called a?

Pilgrimage

24

Is a highly contagious, usually fatal, disease that effects large number of people?

A plague

25

An agreement to stop fighting is a called?

A truce

26

is an area or district through which a judge travels to hold court session?

A circuit

27

Person who was crowned emperor of the Roman Empire?

Charlemagne

28

Became king of England in 1066 after defeating King Harold's army?

William the Conqueror

29

Named the person who was murdered in the Catholic Church?

Thomas Becket

30

Henry 2nd was the second husband of?

Eleanor of Aquitaine

31

A king that was forced to sign the Magna Carta by his towns people?

King John

32

The persons that was captured, which allowed representatives from each brach of the Feudal System to meet together as parliament to form a new system of government?

Henry 3

33

Was burned at the stake by the English?

Joan of Arc