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Who was the Anglo-Saxon king who led the resistance to the Danish invasion
What was feudalism based on
Feudalism was based on the exchange of land for protection.
What is a group of families claiming a common ancestor
A group of families claiming a common ancestor is called a tribe
or a clan.
Who led the group of monks that were sent to England to bring Christianity to the Anglo-Saxons
St. Augustine of Canterbury led a group of monks to England to
convert the Anglo-Saxons.
What were the majority of the people during the middle ages
The word rune comes from a Scandinavian word that means
One advantage of crop rotation is
Nutrients in the soil are replenished.
Established the Irish church
Religious communities for men were called
Carolingian minuscule writing was different from previous writing styles because
Carolingian miniscule writing included both upper and lower case
Vinland thought to be somewhere in Newfoundland was visited by
Leif Ericson visited Vinland.
Excommunication from the church meant all of these EXCEPT
participation in all of the formal religious acts of the
Vikings often held contests that showed
their strength and courage
Children of vikings were sent to school until they were
none of the answers are correct
Vikings sometimes camouflaged their ships to look like what
Who led many viking explorations throughout the north Atlantic
Eric the Red led many viking explorations throughout the north
Ireland is dominated by the what culture even today
Viking warriors were called
The mongols forced the Russians to make heavy payments called
The Varangian Route used by the Vikings in their explorations was established between
Farming at the beginning of the Middle Ages was an inefficient process because
seeds were scattered randomly and crops grew in a tangled
Around 1100 ad who began to influence vikings
As well as being excellent sailors and explorers the Vikings were also excellent
As well as being excellent sailors and explorers, the vikings were also excellent merchants, as they traded timber for pottery and spices.
The duties of a were to care for the horse and armor of his superior
squire A+ a knight was his superior
What did farmers begin to use for advancements during the middle ages
The strong fortress located within many Russian cities was called aan