Life In The Middle Ages
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  • 1. Life in the Middle Ages
  • 2. The Church
    • Medieval Europe: Christianity important
    • Christians show devotion by going to Jerusalem or Rome.
    • Rome: Home of the Pope
  • 3. Church Devotion
    • Monks: young MEN who devoted their lives to Christianity
    • Nuns: young WOMEN who devoted their lives to Christianity
  • 4. Monks and Nuns
    • Monastery: where monks lived
    • Convents: where nuns lived
  • 5. Things Monks and Nuns did…
  • 6. Feudalism
    • During the 800’s, system of:
      • Political
      • Social
      • Economic
  • 7. Feudalism Hierarchy
    • 1. Monarch: supreme ruler (king/queen)
  • 8. Feudalism
    • 2. Lords: Pledge loyalty to monarch and military support if needed
    • -granted an estate
    • -owned land, reived income
    • -collected taxes
    • -maintained order
    • -enforced laws
    • -protected serfs
  • 9. Feudalism
    • 3. Knights: warriors trained to fight on horseback
    • **Chivalry: code of behavior:
    • -deep faith
    • -ready to die for church
    • -gave to all
    • -stand against injustices
  • 10. Feudalism
    • 4. Serfs: Farmers
  • 11. Why a pyramid?
  • 12. Manor System
    • Four Main Parts:
      • Manor House: Lord’s home and serfs village
      • Farm Land
      • Meadow Land
      • Waste Land
  • 13. Other things included in the Manor System
  • 14.  
  • 15. Three Field Rotation
    • Field #1: Rye/Wheat
    • Field #2: Oats/Barley
    • Field #3: Open
    • **Rotate to keep soil fertile**
    After one year, the crops rotate fields.
  • 16. Women
    • Few Rights
    • Unmarried Women: Had rights
    • Get Married: Give up rights
    • Married Women: No rights
    • Father or Husband: controlled what lady would do in life
  • 17.