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What major area did the Vikings not attempt to raid?

Muslim Spain

Rall

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Who were the Franks?

German tribes
Took over Roman Empire
Christianity

Rall

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Magyars

Hungarian
Skilled horsemen
Raided Franks

Rall

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Vikings

Nordic Scandinavians
Seafaring people
Capital at Vik

Rall

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What did the Franks stop the spread of?

Muslim into Europe

Rall

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True or False: Under Justinian, the Byzantines reconquered most of the territory of the original Roman Empire.
(Max Parsa)

False. He attempted it, but his attempts spread the empire too thin and he gave up.

6

Which Pope crowned Charlemagne Emperor?
(Max Parsa)

Leo III.

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What major dynasty briefly created a centralized government in India?
(Max Parsa)

The Gupta dynasty.

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Hippodrome (James Patterson)


in ancient Greece and Rome an oval track for horse races and chariot races.

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Battle of tours (James Patterson)

Battle between the Christians and Muslims in 732

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Germanic tribes (James Patterson)

Took down Rome

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Christian missionaries (James Patterson)

Tried to spread Christian faith throughout Europe and Asia

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Benedictine monks (James Patterson)

Order of monks started around 530 AD

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True or False: Constantinople was taken over by Muslim conquerors.
(Max Parsa)

False. The Byzantines kept Muslim invaders from entering the city with their more advanced military technologies, such as Greek Fire.

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What missionaries who converted many Indians to Islam?
(Max Parsa)

Sufis.

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What religion did Buddhism drive out of India.

Sal Paris

Hinduism

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Charles Martel lead this Germanic group to a victory at the battle of tours

Sam Nulton

The franks

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What church built by Justinian was later turned into a mosque by the ottomans?
Sam Nulton

Hagia Sophia

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An artificial lake constructed near Bhopal in the eleventh centery covering around 650 square km or 250 miles

Jacob Peddicord

Bhopal Reservoir

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The capitol city built by the Khmer kings of Ankor

Jacob Peddicord

Ankor Thom

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A smaller but more elaborate temple center constructed by the Khmer Kings

Jacob Peddicord

Angkor Wat

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The codification of Roman law written by Justinian
Sam Nulton

Courpus iuris civilis (body of the civil law)

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Muslim Turks were of what religion

Sal Paris

Hinduism

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What did Indian merchants rely heavily upon to successfully trade?
Sam Nulton

Monsoons

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Expert horsemen who invaded the Carolingian empire from the east
Sam Nulton

Magyars

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What were Indian merchants good at spreading

Sal Paris

Religious thoughts and different ideas.

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What was the Muslim merchants main source of travel

Sal Paris

Ships

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Benedictine monks served under the rules of who

Sal Paris

Benedict

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Where did the term "Viking" come from?

Jake Sullivan

The region called "Vik" in southern Norway.

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Who cultivated their land intensively in hopes of improving their families fortunes in the Byzantine Empire?

Jake Sullivan

Free Peasants

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What did Byzantine craft workers specialize in?

Jake Sullivan

Jewelry

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Allowed for more land to be developed into farm land creating an agricultural surplus

Jacob Peddicord

Heavy Plow

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The grandest city in the byzantine empire, "The City"

Jacob Peddicord

Constantinople

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What were promoted by religious orders to boost the spread of Christianity?

Jake Sullivan

Benedictine Missionaries

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Were Vikings more interested in raiding and pillaging or maritime trade?

Jake Sullivan

Maritime Trade

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