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World History II
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In 14 A.D., Augustus Caesar died. Who succeeded him?
What did the Chinese refine the making of in 105 A.D.?
(used for writing)
King Clovis established what city as his capital in 508?
What language developed from Jews in German states combining German and Hebrew languages and others, in the 9th century?
By 708, what drink had become a popular beverage among the Chinese?
In 122, what Roman Emperor built a 72 mile wall in Northern Britian?
This Frankish King was crowned Emperor by Pope Leo III after he had restored Leo III to the papacy. This laid the basis for the Holy Roman Empire. Who was he?
Pepin the Short
In 793, from Lindisfarne, England, came the first recorded appearance of these Scandinavian warriors:
The Pope is the head of what is now the Roman Catholic Church. Who is recognized as the first Pope?
St. John I
St. Leo I (the Great)
What volcano erupted in 79 A.D., and leveled three cities including Pompeii?
What was the world's first book written on paper?
Book of Kells
The Diamond Sutra
The murder of Ali ibn Abu Talib (married to Muhammad's daughter Fatima and commander of his armies) at Kufa, Iraq inspired the movement of which Islamic sect?
What ancient civilization in the Americas developed a calendar that was more accurate than the Gregorian and Julian calendars used in Europe?
What country was created in 976, when Holy Roman Emperor, Otto II, gave a territory of land to Franconian Count Leopold?
What edict, decreed by Constantine in 313, legalized Christianity?
Edict of Nantes
Edict of Milan
Edict of Emancipation
Edict of Byzantium
Because of his barbarian-like tactics, the infamous King and General, Attila the Hun came to be called what?
The Scourge of God
The Beast of Wickedness
The Devil's Alli
Of the four gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, John), which was written first?
Which Viking is oldest, Eric the Red or Leif Ericsson?
(One word: Eric or Leif)
How many dynasties had there been in Egypt prior to 395 A.D. when the Roman Empire divided?
Between the Han Dynasty (202 B.C. - 220 A.D.) and the Tsin (Chin) Dynasty (265 - 420 A.D.), was a period known in China as what?
Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms
What group destroyed the city of Carthage, ending Byzantine rule in North Africa in 698 A.D.?
The Battle of Teutoburger Wald in the year 9 A.D. established a boundary between the Latin and German speaking people along what river?
What Roman Emperor blamed, and started the first Roman persecution of the Christians in 64 A.D., when half of Rome was burned?
During the 6th century, what did the Christian clergy use for the first time in church services?
bread and wine
Following his arrival in England in 597, St. Augustine founded a diocese in a city later made famous by what author?
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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