Shillington chapter 5

Shillington chapter 5 - official Roman church?-Aurellius...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1. Why did the Greeks view their conquest of Egypt as “crucial” to their interests? -The Greeks viewed their conquest of Egypt as crucial to their interests because it was a pivotal point in a vast trading network. 2. Along what lines was society in Roman North Africa divided? -In the towns and costal cities lived the ruling class. Beyond the towns and large estates live peasant farmers. 3. What did the Romans regard Egypt as? -Egypt was regarded as little more than a source of grain for Rome. 4. Which was “perhaps the most important” center of Christianity in the 1 st century AD? -Alexandria, the commercial capital of Egypt. 5. Who “rose to prominence” as a result of the conflict between Donatists and the
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: official Roman church?-Aurellius Augustinus a Christian convent from Nubia.-6. What do the Monophysites believe?-They believe the divinity of Christ and denied that he could also have been a normal human being. 7. Who began crossing the Red Sea from Saba in south-western Asia during the 6 th century BC?-Hunters and gatherers. 8. Which language(s) is modern Amharic descended from-Geez 9. When did Ezana adopt Christianity? (320-50)ce 10. What, if anything, did you find confusing in the reading? I didnt find anything confusing....
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 04/04/2012 for the course HIST 121 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '08 term at Ohio State.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online