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A self ruling state who's citizens share common factors. Nation state
King of France , ruled for 300 years, brought first national government. Hugh Capet
King of England, brought feudalism. William the conqueror
Brought the common law, worked to make the court system better. King Henry II
Magna Carta limited his power King John
Great charter Magna Carta
Black Death Bubonic plague
Led the attack at the battle of Orleans Joan of arc
Voice to citizens, citizens choose their lawmaker. Representative democracy
Group of leaders representing Assembly
The reconquering of Spain Reconquista
Unified their kingdoms; catholic; got rid of muslims and Jews Ferdinand and Isabella
Made Spanish empire get larger in Europe Phillip II
Expanded Spanish empire into Western Hemisphere King Charles V
Got rid of mongols, expanded Russian nation , centralized power in Moscow Ivan the great
Spoke to the lords, told them to start fighting in the crusades Pope urban II
Target was Jerusalem and were christians Crusades
Muslim leader of Egypt, took over Jerusalem Saladin
Another word for outremer or kingdom beyond the sea Crusaders states
To keep or maintain Preserve
Most popular or powerful Dominant
Workers who do the same thing Guild
Group of people organized into one guild Universita
Law made for common people Secular
Men who lived in monasteries Monks
Wrote praise of the folly Eramus
Wrote utopia in 1516 Sir Thomas more
Painted the Mona Lisa and the last supper Leonardo da Vinci
Made the ceiling of the Sistine chapel and the statue of David Michelangelo
Celebration of the human body Humanism

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Medieval Europe Word Search

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SALADIN
FRIAR
WILLIAM
CLOVIS
IVAN
ANTI SEMETISM
BLACK DEATH
CHARLEMAGNE
CHIVALRY
CONCORDAT
CRUSADES
FERDINAND
FEUDALISM
FIEF
FJORD
GRAND JURY
GUILD
HENRY II
HERESY
ISABELLA
JOAN OF ARC
KING JOHN
KNIGHT
MAGNA CARTA
MANOR
MASS
MISSIONARY
PLAGUE
RECONQUISTA
SCHOLASTICISM
SERF
THEOLOGY
TRIAL JURY
VASSAL
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The Middle Ages in Europe Crossword

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an empire referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire Byzantine Empire
was the capital city of the Roman Empire constantinople
was one of Byzantine Empire Justinian
the period of European history from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West middle ages
also known as Charles the Great charlemange
the dominant social system in medieval Europe feudalism
an appellation for a person or deity who has authority lord
a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch knights
an agricultural laborer bound under the feudal system to work on his lord's estate. serfs
a unit of land originally a feudal lordship consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants. manor
a unit of land, originally a feudal lordship, consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants. manor
the faith, practice, and church order of the Roman Catholic Church. catholicism
the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church. pope
a medieval military expedition, one of a series made by Europeans to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries. crusades
is one of the towering figures in Western philosophy and theology thomas Aquinas
a charter of liberties to which the English barons forced King John to give his assent in June 1215 magna carta
the male head of a family or tribe patriarch
a member of the branch of the Goths who invaded the Roman Empire between the 3rd and 5th centuries visigoths
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants, often having considerable power. guilds
a poor farmer of low social status peasants

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Medieval Europe Review Crossword

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Document that limited the King's power and strengthened nobles rights Magna Carta
Rulings made by a judge common law
Accused person cannot be held without the court's censent habeus corpus
Contagious disease spread by fleas bubonic plague
Person who holds a belief different than the Church heretic
Homeland of the Jews Holy Land
Religious wars agains the Muslims by European Christians Crusades
Developed by the Catholic Church to fight heresy Inquisition
Prejudice against Jews AntiSemitism
Organization of people in the same trade or craft guild
Person who works for an expert in the trade or craft. apprentice
Document written to limit the King's power and strengthen the noble's rights. Magna Carta
A 17 year old peasant girl who led France to victory. Joan of Arc
Ealy military technology used by the English to defeat France at the start of the 100 year war. longbow
Total number of Crusades Three

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Crusades Word Search

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apprentice
chivalry
clergy
Crusades
excommunication
feudalism
guild
Holy Land
Hundred Years' War
Jerusalem
knight
Magna Carta
manor
medieval
Middle Ages
Model Parliament
nation
pilgrim
serf
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Dark Ages Crossword Puzzle

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Greatest king of the middle ages Charlemagne
Disease that ravaged the Byzantine Empire and most of Europe Bubonic plague
Date of the Fall of Rome 476 AD
A holy war; military expeditions undertaken by European Christians in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims Crusade
led by the Pope; this institution was the stable force that unified Europe Catholic Church
To be barred (or kicked out) of the church excommunicated
political system of local government based on the granting of land in return for loyalty, military assistance, and other services Feudalism
"Great Charter" ...outlines basic rules and rights of the people Magna Carta
made a deal with Byzantine emperor to retake the Holy Land Pope Urban II
fought Christians for the Holy Land Muslim Turks
served and fought for the king Knights
Relating or belonging to the Middle Ages Medieval
defeated the Muslim Moors at Tours in 732 AD Charles martel
religious men who lived apart from society in isolated communities Monks
First Germanic king to convert to Christianity Clovis
Invaders from Scandinavia Vikings
the abbreviation for anno domini; which means in the year of our lord AD
a body of laws developed by the medieval Church Canon Law
Method used by the church to force governments to abide by their wishes interdict
Capital of the Eastern Roman Empire Constantinople
Former Greek city that was the location of Constantinople Byzantium
The estate or domain of a feudal lord Fief
Document that declared religious tolerance for Christianity in the Roman empire Edict of milan
First Roman emperor to convert to Christianity Constantine
Splitting of the church into the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church Great schism
Government rule where one person has all the power autocracy
Word that means non-religious secular
A rite or ritual performed in the church that allows for salvation sacrament
People who did not follow or adhere to religious ways pagan
City where three major religions began Jerusalem

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The Articles of Confederation Crossword

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the right to vote suffrage
a set of basic principles and laws that states the powers and duties of the government constitution
official approval ratification
set up a system for surveying and dividing western lands The Ordinance of 1785
was organized to create a national government Second Continental Congress
this document made the King subject to law Magna Carta
a philosophical movement that emphasized the use of reason to examine old ideas Enlightenment
the oldest state constitution still in effect Massachusetts constitution
this state allowed women to vote when it first joined the United States New Jersey
the only way to achieve liberty was through the separatio of governmental powers Montesquieu
a social contract existed between rulers and the people they ruled Locke
Under________only free white men that owned property could vote British rule
The new national constitution Articles of Confederation
created a system for bringing in new states to the Union Northwest Ordinance of 1787
_________________ was banned in the Northwest Territory slavery
Under the Articles of Confederation there was no___________________ president
he believed in religious freedom Thomas Jefferson

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Early Middle Ages Crossword Puzzle

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A system of government in which power is divided between a central authority and a number of individual states. Feudal System
An estate granted to a vassal by a lord under the feudal system in medieval Europe. Fief
A person who received a grant of land from a lord in exchange for a pledge of loyalty and services Vassal
An armored warrior who fought on horseback. Knight
A lords estate, supported the lord economically from his land and from contributions from the peasant population under his authority. Manorial System
Medieval peasant legally bound to lie on a lords estate. Serfs
King of the Franks from 768, He united much of Europe during the early Middle ages. Charlemagne
A document, written by English nobles, as a way to present their demands to the king. Magna Carta
Medieval Christian warriors sought to recover control of the holy land from the muslims. Crusades
An empire founded in 1299 and dissolved in 1922. Ottoman Empire
A region that included Jerusalem and the area around it. Included Jews, Christians, and muslims. Holy Land
Ruled most of India and Pakistan.It consolidated Islam in South Asia and spread Muslim arts and culture as well as the Mughal Empire
King of England from 6 July 1189 until his death April 6, 1199. He also ruled Duke of Normandy, Aquitaine, and Richard The Lion Hearted
A denial of church teaching Heresy
A decline in the value of money, A rise in the prices of goods and services. Inflation
The taking away of a persons right of membership in a Christian church Excommunication

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Medieval vocab crossword

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Germanic people from Gaul (modern day France and Switzerland) The Franks
religious communities built by the church for women (nuns) Convents
religious communities built by the church for men (monks) Monasteries
Empire begun by Charlemagne Holy Roman Empire
social structure in medieval Europe including lords, knights, vassals, serfs and sometimes a king. Feudalism
(in feudalism) the lord’s estate Manor
complex set of ideals or code by which medieval knights followed. Chivalry
worldly (involved in politics and other social matters) Secular
church tax Tithe
the office of the Pope The Papacy
Different ranks of Church leaders including priests, bishops, cardinals, and the Pope. Clergy
a ceremony in which kings and nobles appointed church officials Lay Investiture
everyday language used by different regions Vernacular
selling of church positions Simony
Church law Canon Law
important religious ceremonies Sacraments
anyone who does not conform to an established attitude, doctrine, or principle Heretic
A holy war launched by Pope Urban II to reclaim the Holy Land for Christians Crusade
group of advisors who acted like a court for the pope Papal Curia
Unified body of law in England formed by England’s royal judges Common Law
Legislative group in England originally comprised of two burgesses (citizens of wealth and property) from every borough and two knights from every county Parliament
Document drawn up by English nobles and approved by King John which guaranteed certain political rights for the people Magna Carta
Meeting of the three estates in France: 1st was the Church leaders, 2nd was the great lords, and the 3rd was the commoners Estates-General
people who are sent out to teach their religion Missionaries
an agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country Concordat
To exclude a person from church membership Excommunicated
a noble who served a lord of higher rank Vassal
land granted a vassal by his lord Fief
vassals or warriors in armor who on horseback Knights
peasants who could not the manor, own property, or marry without the lord’s approval Serfs
the practice of planting crops at different times and leaving some fields unplanted Crop rotation
groups of businesses made up of tanners, carpenters, bakers and craftspeople Guilds
religious beliefs that conflict with the Church teachings Heresy

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Feudal System Crossword

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Served in military after receiving land Vassal
Owned the land Lord
Vassal to the Lords Knight
Class of rich people who owned land Aristocracy
Code that Knights were expected to live by Chivalry
Most Common form of Government in Medieval Europe Feudalism
Unwritten agreement between vassals and lords Feudal Contract
land granted to a vassal by a lord Fief
agricultural estate ran by the lord and where the peasants worked Manor
The fear of __________ Promoted feudalism Invasion
Continent where this feudalism was mostly found Europe
knights Armour was very ________ Expensive
This document limited the kings power Magna Carta
Census taken by William the Conqueror Domesday
Business organization that set standards Guild
middle class Bourgeoisie
worker who was bound to land Serf
Main attraction at tournaments Joust
King who signed the Magna Carta John
Richard the First nickname Lionheart
Large stone fortresses Castle
battle strategy where a city is surrounded and the starved into surrender Siege
The Plague that was in Europe at the same time as feudalism Black Death
large plow carruca
type of society that was man centered Patriarchy

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Middle Ages Crossword

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A leader in the church, the bishop was often the top leader in a kingdom Bishop
The top ruler in a monarchy King
The center of life during middle ages the manor was the local lords house or castle Manor
A boy who worked for a guild master in order to learn to trade or craft Apprentice
An area of land given to a lord or baron by a king to rule Fief
A symbol used by knights on their shield, banner, and armor. It helped to distinguish one knight from another Coat of arms
Germanic tribes who settled in the land that is now France today Franks
A defensive fortfication where a lord or a king would live. The local people wuld flee to the castle if they were at attack. Castle
A deadly disease that spread through much of Europe during the Middle Ages. It is estimated that it killed at least one third of all the people in Europe. Black death
A position in a guild above the apprentice, a journeyman worked for a master craftsman and earned a wage. Journeyman
An empirefounded by the Vikings in the city of Kiev. It was ht forunner of Russia Kievan Rus
A document forced upon King John of England by his barons. It said that the king was not above the law and that the people had the right to a fair trial. Magna Carta
A ditch around a castle filled with water. Moat
A young boy that acts as a servant for a kinght while training to become a knight one day. Page
A knight in training, the squire would take care of the knight's armor and weapons. He would also accompany the knight into battle. Squire
The wars where the Christan nations took back control of the liberian Peninsula form the Muslim Moors. Reconquista
The code by which knights pledge to live. It involved honor, being courageous, and one knight from another. Chivalry
A ruler below the king in the fudal system, the baron ruled an area of land called a fief. He would pledge his loyalty to the king in return for the land. Baron
A system of government where the king allotted land to his lords and barons. The lords and barons would then pledge their loyalty to the king and promise to protect his rule. Fudal System
religious wars between the Christians and Muslms for control for holy land, especially Jerusalem Crusades

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