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Flashcards in pgs 22-26 Deck (22):
1

the medieval period lasted from

1066 to 1485

2

normans mean

north men

3

what was the most significant thing that king william indroduced

feudalism

4

a political and economic system in which the hierarchy of power was based on the premise that the king owned all the land in the kingdo. Keeping a fourth for himself and granting a foruth for the church. Parceled out the rest of england to loyal nobles.

feudalism

5

when did Henry I die

1135

6

when did Henry II take the throne

1154

7

who reformed he judicial system, instituting royal courts throughout the country, establishing a system of juries, and initiating the formation of english common law

henry II

8

Henry II's wife

Eleanor of Aquitaine

9

Eleanor was a former

french queen

10

who brought the ideas of chivalry and the idea of holy quests

Eleanor of Aquitaine

11

henry II's son

Richard I, richard the lion-hearted

12

who is richard's evil brother

john

13

what happened when John became king

he was in debt and forced to sign the Magna carta

14

limited royal authority by granting more power to the barons

magna carta, great charter

15

organizations to control the flow and price of goods and to set up rules for advancing from apprentice to master craftsman

guilds

16

the _____ of town meant the decline of ______

growth
feudalism

17

the hundred years war took place between

england and france

18

during the hundred years war, what swept england

the black death

19

what killed a third of england's population

the black death

20

the medieval period ended with what war

the war of roses

21

what two houses and what symbols did they have in the war of roses

house of york- white rose
house of lancaster - red rose

22

the war of the roses also marks the end of what time period in 1485

middle ages

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