In what regions didIn the Latin Christendom expand during the period of the early Mongol expansion?
B. The Middle East and Spain
The most important outcome of the Mongol peace was the
transfer of goods and technology from the East to the West.
One of the benefits that the Mongols brought to Russian lands was
defense against German adventurers.
Zheng He's achievements include
extension of Chinese power over the Indian Ocean.
Which of the following is an example of new economic divisions in the European peasantry that began to occur during the fifteenth century?
B. Peasants throughout Europe became poorer.
A period of global cooling from the fourteenth to the nineteenth century is historically referred to as the Little Ice Age.
Which of the following practices did the Ottomans use to strengthen their state?
A. Christian children were enslaved and trained as mercenaries.
The great Muslim historian Ibn Khaldun saw history as a struggle between
D. nomads and settled peoples.
At the time, most commentators in Europe and the Middle East believed that plague was
an invader from the Asian steppes.
What was the most effective remedy for plague?
In Mongol society, the expression "crane catching" referred to
A. successful leaders forcing submission from rivals.
A group of northern European port cities organized themselves into what came to be called the
D. Hanseatic League.
The majority of the wealth of the Byzantine Empire was based on
the productivity of the peasantry and trade.
In his famous sermon of 1095, Pope Urban II saw Christian Europe as
only a small part of Europe and an even smaller part of the larger world.
What were the basic movements that lay behind the development of the crusades in Western Christendom?
A. Pilgrimage and holy war