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Home  arrow Topic 8: The West in the Early Middle Ages, 500–900  arrow Multiple Choice Quiz

Multiple Choice Quiz

This activity contains 24 questions.

Question 1.
Charlemagne and his supporters believed his coronation as emperor in 800 A.D. signified the revival of

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Question 2.
While the majority of Romans had become Orthodox Christians in late antiquity, the Ostrogoths were

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Question 3.
Which of the following peoples succeeded the Ostrogoths as masters of Italy?

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Question 4.
Which of the following peoples succeeded the Visigoths as masters of Spain?

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Question 5.
The Anglo-Saxons who came to Britain

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Question 6.
Which of the following were responsible for the conversion of the Anglo-Saxons to Christianity?

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Question 7.
Although Clovis ruled the Franks as king,

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Question 8.
Which of the following was not a fundamental change that transformed rural society during the early Middle Ages?

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Question 9.
Which of the following was not characteristic of the early medieval peasantry?

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Question 10.
In Germanic society, the elite owed its elevated status to

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Question 11.
Which of the following impeded the fusion of the Germanic and Roman aristocracies in Spain and Italy?

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Question 12.
In the late sixth century, the northern Frankish aristocracy found its own religious identity and legitimacy in

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Question 13.
Pippin became king of the Franks as a result of

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Question 14.
Which of the following was not one of Charlemagne's accomplishments?

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Question 15.
To reform and educate his clergy, Charlemagne

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Question 16.
Cyril and Methodius

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Question 17.
The last surviving member of what Arab dynasty established a caliphate in Spain?

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Question 18.
Among the successor kingdoms to the Roman Empire, none was more powerful militarily than the kingdom of

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Question 19.
The Carolingian Renaissance signaled a revival in interest in

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Question 20.
With the disintegration of the Carolingian order, people began to seek protection from

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Question 21.
What Saxon ruler was crowned emperor in 962?

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Question 22.
By 600, ___________ kings ruled over most of the Spanish peninsula.

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Question 23.
Between 568 and 774, this Germanic tribe controlled most of northern and central Italy.

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Question 24.
The most basic unit of Germanic society was the

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