Hum 111 Quiz Chapters 10,11,12,13

Topics: Question, Gothic architecture, Bankruptcy in the United States Pages: 10 (1453 words) Published: June 15, 2013
This quiz consist of 40 multiple choice questions. The first 10 questions cover the material in Chapter 9. The second 10 questions cover the material in Chapter 10. The third 10 questions cover the material in Chapter 12. The last 10 questions cover the material in Chapter 13. Be sure you are in the correct Chapter when you take the quiz.

Question 1 .2 out of 2 points

Why did the Spanish Jews welcome the Muslim invasion?Answer Selected Answer:
The Visigoth rulers had persecuted them
Correct Answer:
The Visigoth rulers had persecuted them

. Question 2 .2 out of 2 points

What is the hadith?Answer
Selected Answer:
Mohammad's sayings
Correct Answer:
Mohammad's sayings

. Question 3 .2 out of 2 points

What did Muhammad and his followers initially think music would do?Answer Selected Answer:
Distract the faithful from their true purpose
Correct Answer:
Distract the faithful from their true purpose

. Question 4 .2 out of 2 points

Why did Mali's Mansa Moussa cause the value of gold in Egypt to fall in 1334?Answer Selected Answer:
He distributed so much gold to the poor
Correct Answer:
He distributed so much gold to the poor

. Question 5 .2 out of 2 points

Why perhaps were conquered Africans eager to convert to Islam?Answer Selected Answer:
To avoid enslavement
Correct Answer:
To avoid enslavement

. Question 6 .2 out of 2 points

Why do Muslims believe that the Qur'an cannot be translated?Answer Selected Answer:
It is the direct word of God
Correct Answer:
It is the direct word of God

. Question 7 .2 out of 2 points

Why is the Muslim year shorter than the Christian year?Answer Selected Answer:
The Muslim year is based on lunar cycles
Correct Answer:
The Muslim year is based on lunar cycles

. Question 8 .2 out of 2 points

What does the Arabic word masjid mean?Answer
Selected Answer:
Place of prostration
Correct Answer:
Place of prostration

. Question 9 .2 out of 2 points

Why does Scheherazade in The Thousand and One Nights tell her husband a story each night?Answer Selected Answer:
To prevent execution the next morning
Correct Answer:
To prevent execution the next morning

. Question 10 .2 out of 2 points

Why in the Qur'an are Muslim women advised to dress modestly?Answer Selected Answer:
To avoid harassment
Correct Answer:
To avoid harassment

. Question 11 .2 out of 2 points

Why were Romanesque churches' portals of special importance?Answer Selected Answer:
To define the boundary between secular and sacred space
Correct Answer:
To define the boundary between secular and sacred space

. Question 12 .2 out of 2 points

What leads to Roland's death in the Song of Roland?Answer Selected Answer:His sense of pride
Correct Answer:
His sense of pride

. Question 13 .2 out of 2 points

Why does Beowulf travel from Denmark to Sweden?Answer
Selected Answer:
To kill the monster Grendel
Correct Answer:
To kill the monster Grendel

. Question 14 .2 out of 2 points

What advantages did feudalism offer the fiefs?Answer
Selected Answer:
Use of land and protection
Correct Answer:
Use of land and protection

. Question 15 .2 out of 2 points

What is the meaning of the old French romans, from which "romance" derives?Answer Selected Answer:
Everyday language
Correct Answer:
Everyday language

. Question 16 .2 out of 2 points

According to the chapter's "Continuity and Change" section, if Romanesque style represented rural monastic life, what did the Gothic style reflect?Answer Selected Answer:
The emerging city
Correct Answer:
The emerging city

. Question 17 .2 out of 2 points

Why did Pope Leo III crown Charlemagne the first Holy Roman Emperor?Answer...
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