The Medievil Age

By: Josh Belen & Gabe Salomon

The King

  • The King controls all of the Land
  • King is also known as the highest Lord
  • The government would be called a Monarchy
  • He gives land called a Fief to lesser nobles.
  • Castles: Used for protection and lodging. What are a keep, a moat, and a drawbridge?

The Nobles

  • Nobles were also known as Lesser Lords/Vassal
  • They had to give loyalty and service to the king in exchange for their land.

The Church

  • Role of Priests, Benedictine Rule, Canon Law, Excommunication, Interdict, Friars, and St. Francis of Assisi
  • Attitude towards Women, Opportunities for Women, Jews in Medieval Europe