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Why were the Middle Ages called the Age of Faith?

It is called the Age Faith because at the time everything revolved around religion. Much architectural skill was used to build amazing cathedrals with stain glass windows, fly (MORE)

What did Vikings eat in the Middle Ages?

Vikings raised agricultural crops when they were at home, and these included vegetables and animals. Their land was not rich, and the climate was cold, so they used hardy grai (MORE)

Why was the Middle Ages called the dark ages?

The term "Dark Ages" has been obsolete and out of use since the 1970s. No historian ever uses that term any more. It was never used to describe the whole of the Middle Ages - (MORE)

What was the middle class like in the Middle Ages?

1st Answer:    Middle class is a modern idea and the term really started after WW2  when the men came home from the war and had the GI bill to go to  school, open bus (MORE)

What is a wise woman in the middle ages?

    The   Wise Woman learnt cures and practices through Ancient Practises and traditions.   They had limited knowledge of what to do and how to cure people. The (MORE)

What age is middle age?

In North America the average age that people attain is about 80 years. Middle age is therefor about 30 to 50. It was a joke on the old "Sanford and Son" TV show that the suppo (MORE)

What did they call the middle class in the Middle Ages?

In the Middle Ages, the concept of classes was very strong, but the term did not yet exist. There was a middle class, but it did not have a name, beyond being called commone (MORE)

Why are the Middle Ages called dark ages?

The term "Dark Ages" has been obsolete and out of use since the 1970s. No historian ever uses that term any more. It was never used to describe the whole of the Middle Ages - (MORE)

Why did the middle class rise in the Middle Ages?

The middle class was a group of people who were not of noble families, were not land owners, but also were not clergy and not farmers or laborers. Among them were shop owners, (MORE)

Why were the middle ages the dark ages?

The Middle Ages and the Dark Age are not the same thing.The term  Dark Age is refers to a period from the 5th to 11th centuries. A  common set of dates used for the period i (MORE)