Answer any five of the following questions.
For each answer, make sure to make it very clear the Group letter and Question number to which you are responding. For each answer, make sure to include citations with page numbers and examples when possible.
1) What role did the monasteries play in Medieval European society?
2) Compare and contrast the issues which ended the Umayyad and the Abbasid dynasties.
3) What part did the Carolingians play in the development of western Christianity?
4) What were the consequences of the Islamic translation of Greek and Persian literature?
5) In what ways was Judaism “reformed, renewed and reviled?”
6) In what ways did northern Europe differ from Mediterranean Europe in the Late Middle