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  1. After the fall of the _________ (A.D. 476), Europe was called ___________or the middle ages.
    Roman Empire, Medieval
  2. Medieval comes from the latin words _______ (middle) and ______ (age).
    Medius, aevm
  3. Germanic People and Conquered Areas
    • *Ostragoths-Italy
    • *Visigoths-Spain
    • *Franks-Gaul
    • *Angles, Saxons, Jutes, - British Isles
  4. The Germanic invaders caused much disorder and destruction, so people turned to the _______ for leadership.
    Church
  5. ________narro inlets from the sea.
    fjord
  6. ___________ denmark, norway, sweden, finland and iceland.
    Scandinavia
  7. ___________ leader of the Roman Church.
    Pope
  8. _________ religious leaders of the roman church.
    Clergy
  9. ___________ lived among the people and instructed them how to live.
    Priests
  10. __________ lived in moasteries, never married, learned to read & write, and copied scriptures.
    Monks.
  11. ________ woman who devoted their lives to the Roman Church.
    Nuns
  12. What wrong things were taught by the priests?
    • *You couldn't go to heaven without help of the priests.
    • *You have to participate in sacrament, certain ceremonies, to be saved.
  13. ________ was the first king of the Franks (merovingian kings)
    Clovis
  14. Charles became king and was known as Charles Martel meaning ___________
    "The Hammer"
  15. Charles Martels Son ________ became the new king of the Franks (carolingian)
    Pepin the Short
  16. Pepin the short is best know for making an alliance with the _________ of _______
    Church of Rome
  17. ___________ lands that Pepin gave to the Church
    Papal States
  18. __________ pepins son was the greatest Carolingian King.
    Charlemagne
  19. Charlemagne divided land in _________ having several manors. Education became important and he reformed ______
    district, handwriting
  20. People lived on a ________ during the middle ages.
    Manor
  21. The ______ lived in the Manor, a house, or a Castle.
    Lord
  22. _________ or serfs lived in villages on manors.
    Peasants
  23. Manors were like a large _________ and had a _______ that everyone attended on Sunday
    farm, church
  24. Serfs paid rent and worked for the _____. Serfs didn't have very many possessions and lived in very small homes. The serfs were _______ (could not leave) to the land or manor all their lives.
    lord, bound
  25. __________ paid less rent, worked fewer hours and could leave the Manor.
    Freemen
  26. _________ empire was to large to be ruled by one man.
    Charlemagne's
  27. Charlemagnes Empire was divided among his three sons __________, ___________, and ________.
    • *Louis the German - Germany - spoke german
    • *Charles the Bold - France - spoke french
    • *Lothair - located between his brothers and was a source of strife.
  28. ____________ tall, blond, and fierce.
    Vikings
  29. The Vikings were feared by all because the their attacks were _______ and _________.
    sudden, merciless
  30. Vikings or Norseman were from __________
    Scandinavia
  31. The Vikings had many gods such as _____,_____,______, and _____
    Odin, Thor, Frey, and Freya
  32. The Vikings named some of their days of the week after their _______
    Gods
  33. _________ type of government that developed after Charlemages death.
    Feudalism
  34. A _______ was a servant of the lord
    Vassal
  35. A vassal for the lord provides _________ when the lord travels through the vassal's land.
    lodging
  36. _________ a piece of land given to the vassal's by the lord.
    Fief
  37. Vassal's could divide the fief and become _________ over lesser vassal's
    lord
  38. ___________ mounted soldiers who defended the castle.
    Knight
  39. Knights wore a suit of __________, rode an __________ horse, and carried a sword, __________, battle ax, and _____
    metal armor, armored, lance and sheild
  40. 3-steps to become a Knight
    Age 7 - ________
    Age 14 - ________.
    Age 21 - ________
    • *Page - Learned horsemanship and fighting skills
    • *Squire
    • *A Knight
  41. _________ matched battle
    Tournament
  42. The code of behavior for Knights is called ___________
    Chivalry
  43. Battle of Hastings was between ________ and __________ of Normandy
    Gatwinson, Duke William
  44. Duke William won the Battle of Hastings and became King of __________
    England
  45. The object of ___________ was to knock the other knight off of his horse with a blunt lance.
    Jousting
  46. ___________ took place in the great hall and served many different foods from __________ to _________
    Banquets, cheese, pigs heads
  47. At banquets people used _________ as plates and ate with their fingers
    flat bread
  48. _________used as a home and military fortress. Was cold and dark, had living quarters for the lord's and family.
    Castle

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