e. undermined by his poor grasp of military strategy.FeedbackThe correct answer is: the product of his courage, leadership, and strategy.Question 36Correct5.00 points out of 5.00Flag questionQuestion textGregory I (r. 590-604) provides an excellent example ofSelect one:a. Germanic kingship.b. the difficulties encountered by the Frankish custom of partible inheritance.c. a successful missionary among pagans.d. the growth of papal primacy in the West. e. the decline of the Roman Empire in the West.FeedbackThe correct answer is: the growth of papal primacy in the West.Question 37Correct5.00 points out of 5.00
Flag questionQuestion textWhich of the following best describes the political system of the Roman Republic before the era of the civil wars?Select one:a. It was a limited monarchy.b. The military controlled the state.c. It had three main components: the consuls, the Senate, and the Assemblies. d. It had two main components: the Senate and the army.e. It was modeled on Athenian democracy.FeedbackThe correct answer is: It had three main components: the consuls, the Senate, and the Assemblies.Question 38Correct5.00 points out of 5.00Flag questionQuestion textSparta's "mixed constitution" includedSelect one:a. kings, an oligarchic council, and a public assembly.
b. shared rule between elite citizens and the king.c. elected kings responsible to a powerful citizen assembly.d. a council of elders who chose citizens to serve as advisers for a year.e. the elimination of the monarchy.FeedbackThe correct answer is: kings, an oligarchic council, and a public assembly.Question 39Correct5.00 points out of 5.00Flag questionQuestion textThe religion of the Jewish peopleSelect one:a. was the first indisputably monotheistic religion. b. required ritual observances but demanded little in terms of daily ethical behavior.c. gave a prominent place to women as prophets and law-givers.d. required Jewish missionaries to convert nonbelievers.e. rejected the notion of a messiah.FeedbackThe correct answer is: was the first indisputably monotheistic religion.Question 40Correct5.00 points out of 5.00
Flag questionQuestion textWhich of the following is NOT true of the military during the Julio-Claudian period?Select one:a. The military interfered more and more with civil authority.b. The military supported their own candidates for emperor.c. The military became increasingly subject to the emperor's wishes.d. The military became increasingly subject to the dictates of the Senate. e. The military played a part in the succession of emperors.FeedbackThe correct answer is: The military became increasingly subject to the dictates of the Senate.Question 41Correct5.00 points out of 5.00Flag questionQuestion textWhat dynamic best describes the "fall" of the Roman Empire to the Germanic tribes?Select one:a. invasion, settlement, and intermarriage between 200-400 A.D.
b. migration/invasion, conquest, settlement, and intermarriage over several centuries beginning around 300 A.D.