• 1.    Was the Black Death a help or hindrance to Europe? Cite at least two specific examples to support your answer.

     

    2.    Describe the social and political system of feudalism.  How did feudalism come to be, and what led to its demise?

     

    3.    Why is Charlemagne considered one of history’s great leaders?  Give three specific reasons: one political, one cultural, and one religious.