Name: ___________________________ Episode 4: "Warriors" 00:00-9:01 1The Vandals weren't savages: they were educated and skilled in warfare. Where had they acquired this education? 2Why did Gaiseric (the Vandal chief) want Eudoxia (the empress)? 3Peter Aicher said, "The drama of Rome suggests that civilization does not progress in a straight line towards more prosperity, more order, more law, more technology." What does this statement mean? 1AI-Hajjaj AI-Sahizi was mining for what mineral? 2For what purpose was the gold used? 3How was Cordoba different from the rest of Western Europe? 4What happened to Abbas Ibn Firnas? 1How did Ahmad Ibn Fadlan describe the Vikings? 2What product did Ibn Fadlan want from the Vikings? 3What elements of the Viking funeral would have disturbed Ibn Fadlan most?
11. Name at least two ways that Vikings affected Europe. 12. Hotu Matu'a migrated 2,500 miles. Why did he leave his homeland?