Byzantine Empire
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What was the name of the code that unifed Byzantine and western Roman empire?
    answer choices
    Hammurabi's Code
    Justinian's Code
    Theodora's Code
    Byzantine's Code
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the primary language of the Byzantine Empire?
    answer choices
    Greek 
    Roman
    Latin
    Turkish
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. Constantinople served as a center for what two cultures?
    answer choices
    Greece and Rome
    Persia and Rome
    Phoenicia and Rome
    Greece and Hebrew
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. Why was Constantinople such a prosperous city?
    answer choices
    Trade hub for Europe, Asia, and Africa
    Great architecture 
    Autocratic rulers 
    The pope lives there
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. Identify this Byzantine Church that was commissioned by Justinian.
    answer choices
    Hagia Sophia
    National Cathedral
    Notre Dame
    Taj Mahal
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following issues divided the Western and Eastern Churches?

    answer choices

    practices of animal sacrifices

    practices such as scalping

    authority of the pope

    belief in Jesus

  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What church was found in the Byzantine Empire?

    answer choices

    Eastern Orthodox

    Roman Catholic

    Lutheran

    Methodist

  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Who was the famous lady that influenced her husband to increase some legal rights of women?
    answer choices
    Irene
    Theodora
    Joan of Arc 
    Eleanor of Aquitaine 
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Why is Justinian's Code of laws so important today?
    answer choices
    It established all rules regarding. taxation.
    It established codes regarding the Eastern Orthodox Church.
    It established the basis for legal codes in Western World.
    It established what entertainment acts were at Hippodrome.
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Who split (divided) the Roman Empire in 2?
    answer choices
    Constantine
    Diocletian 
    Justinian
    Augustus
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Which groups had the most influence on the government, culture and beliefs of the Byzantine Empire? 
    answer choices
    Arians, Huns and Vandals 
    Muslims and Persians 
    Jews and Visigoths 
    Romans, Greeks and Christians 
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q. Which groups had the most influence on the government, culture and beliefs of the Byzantine Empire? 
    answer choices
    Arians, Huns and Vandals 
    Muslims and Persians 
    Jews and Visigoths 
    Romans, Greeks and Christians 
  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the capital city of the Byzantine Empire? 
    answer choices
    Rome 
    Athens 
    Constantinople 
    Italy 
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    One economic advantage of naming Constantinople as the capital of the Eastern Roman Empire was that it __________

    answer choices

    was surrounded by protective walls.

    was a center of religious power.

    had shrunk in size.

    was located near trade routes between Europe and Asia.

  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which group conquered Constantinople?

    answer choices

    Persians

    Huns

    Ottoman Turks

    Carthage

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