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What is caesaropapism?


Venteicher

Put in place by Constantine. Emperor not only ruled as secular lord but also played an active role in ecclesiastical affairs.

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When did the schism take place?


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During 1054 the Eastern and Western Churches parted.

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Which policy did Emperor Leo III implement?


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Iconoclasm

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What is iconoclasm?


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"Breaking of icons". Veneration of images was seen as sinful.

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What is feudalism?


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Used to characterize the political and social order of midieval Europe.

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What is "Greek fire"?

A flammable substance used as a defense.

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Why are the Monsoons important?

They brought rainfall during Spring and Summer, but sparked a need for irrigation in the Autumn and Winter.
Vinsant

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What are Dows and Junks?

Larger ships that allowed for maritime trade away from the coastline and through the Indian Ocean. They also had larger cargo capacity
Vinsant

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Jati

Subcastes of the caste system, split up into guilds by occupation.
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Vishnu and Shiva

Two of the most imortant Hindu Devotional Cults. Vishnu= preserver of the world, Shiva=God of fertility and destruction.
Vinsant

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Bhakati Movement

Cult of love and devotion that sought to bridge the gap between Islam and Hinduism during the 12th Century.
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What were the two devotional cults

Shiva and Vishnu


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What city in Russia was home to Prince Vladimir

Kiev


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What role did St. Benedict play in Christian monasteries

He reformed them and gave them a new set of rules to follow


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What were the "missi dominici" and who did they serve

They were envoys of the lord ruler and the ruler was Charlemagne


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What are the religions for Turkish nomads?

Shamans, Buddhism, nestorians, christianity, and Islam by tenth century
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What areas did the Mongols conquer by the death of chinghis Kahn?

Persia and northern China

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Where was the Golden Horde located?

Modern day Russia and Poland Hungary

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What did the Mongols forbade the Chinese from doing during their rule in China?

Confucians, intermarriage,and learning the Mongol language

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What women spread Benedictine rule to female convents

St. Scholastica


Waldenmeyer

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What are monsoons?

Seasonal winds in India that bring heavy rains.

Riley

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What is raja?

An indian prince or king.

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What other use did Hindu temples have?

They were also used as economic centers.


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Bhagavad Gita

Hindu religious text.

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