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Quiz 9 :
Consolidation and Crisis: the High Middle Ages, 1200-1400

Quiz 9 :
Consolidation and Crisis: the High Middle Ages, 1200-1400

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In the High Middle Ages, how was laborers' work performed differently than in past centuries?
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In the wool industry, who usually turned the wool fibers into thread?
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C

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How much did England's population change in the High Middle Ages?
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C

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Why did Christian theologians condemn charging interest?
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From where does the word bank come?
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What was the standard interest allowed for merchants to charge for their services?
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What new development in accounting allowed for much better tracking and recording of deposits and expenditures?
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What distinguished Brunetto Latini, a Florentine notary, from previous medieval writers?
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What was the role of the podesta in medieval Italian cities?
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Who was a high-ranking Florentine, condemned and exiled for corruption, who wrote the much-celebrated Divine Comedy?
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What separated Geoffrey Chaucer, the author of The Canterbury Tales, from previous writers of travelogues?
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What were male bankers, merchants, and craftsmen looking for when they sought brides?
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Between the years 1200 and 1250 in Genoa, how many of the commenda contracts were granted to women?
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What city had over twenty schools for girls and employed female schoolmasters?
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Town leaders built huge public buildings chiefly to impress whom?
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In the later twelfth century, what two cities grew significantly and became leaders in the Hanseatic League?
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In the countryside, in what area did women tend to work?
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What new group of officials did Philip Augustus rely upon to help him centralize the crown's authority over France?
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What role did the Parlement play in the expansion of royal authority in France?
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How did Magna Carta help English subjects who were not present at Runnymede?
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