take home FINAL EXAM: DECEMBER 10, 2015

FINAL EXAM: DECEMBER 10, 2015

  1. NOTE: the CMS website will be open for uploading until 6 pm (or 18:00 hours) on December 11th, 2015
  2. Do the compulsory section: PART 1 (worth 10 marks)
  3. Do 2 sections of PART II: Each section is worth 10 marks. You need to do 2 parts for a total of 20 marks
  4. Once the quizzes are open (and there will be 5 separate quizzes), you may upload your exam at any time. BE CAREFULto upload your answers to the correct quizzes. If you want to make sure, always e-mail me a copy of the final exam.
  5. Should anyone want to do an “in-house” exam at the scheduled time on the exam roster (7-10 on the evening of December 10th), please let me know ASAP

PART I: EVERYONE MUST DO THIS SECTION (worth 10 marks):

  1. 5 Short Answer Questions(worth 10 marks)
    1. What was the importance of the term, “Vicar of Christ”?
    2. Explain how building a Gothic cathedral would be important to a medieval town?
    3. What were the restrictions placed on the Jews by the Fourth Lateran Council?
    4. In looking for a reason why God would send the Black Death, which groups of people were blamed and why?
    5. Who were the Beguines and what was unique about their communities?

PART II: DO ANY COMBINATION OF THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS THAT GIVES YOU A COMBINED TOTAL OF 20 MARKS

  1. 5 Short Answer Questions (worth 10 marks)
    1. What were the restrictions placed on the Jews by the Fourth Lateran Council?
    2. Who was Bede? What was the rationale for beginning the Crusades?
    3. What is the importance of guilds in the medieval world?
    4. What threats did the Pope hold over secular rules during the medieval period, and how effective were they?
    5. What are the four main principles of scholastic philosophy?
  2. 5 Short Answer Questions (worth 10 marks)
    1. What were some of the technological innovations developed in the Hundred Years War?
    2. What was the rationale for beginning the Crusades?
    3. What were some of the major economic impacts of the Black Death?
    4. According to apocalyptic thinking, what are some of the signs that the world is coming to an end?
    5. Why did the Jacquerie and the English peasants revolt?
  3. Essay Question 1: (worth 10 marks)
    1. Discuss the role of women in medieval society.
  4. Essay Question 2: (worth 10 marks)
    1. Discuss the crises of the fourteenth century.

 

error: