A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter II, The Shattering (Sections 1-11).

Multiple Choice Questions

1. In which century does Tacitus appear?
(a) 3rd.
(b) 2nd.
(c) 4th.
(d) 1st.

2. Among the lost arts was ____.
(a) Quilting.
(b) Bricklaying.
(c) Candlemaking.
(d) Weaving.

3. The Portuguese had been in the islands ___ years previous.
(a) 5.
(b) 10.
(c) 9.
(d) 8.

4. Who stated that he was "above grammar?"
(a) Charlemagne.
(b) Marc Antony.
(c) Sigismund.
(d) Caesar.

5. During this time ____ ran rampant in Europe.
(a) Artistic movements.
(b) Paganism.
(c) Literary expression.
(d) Barbarianism.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following was a common way to earn a living?

2. Which is not mentioned as a major ailment of the Dark Ages?

3. The empire's border rested on the Danube and the ____.

4. During which century did the explorer live?

5. Records show that only ____ out of 100 murderers was ever brought to justice.

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