1.Life as a Knight

Protection, Honor, and Valor for all.

2.Life after the chivalry

Life after the chivalry was not easy either, our lord provided us with everything we needed. Armor, swords, housing, food, and a horse, yet in return we protect his manor.
Not just the land needs protecting,we protect the serfs, nobles, and then also the lord.After the festivities attending the conferring of knighthood, the young knight was free to go where he pleased. As a knight-errant he appears in the pages of medieval literature seeking a fair maiden in need of a champion or a strange knight with whom to joust.
1. Lord- a noble who owned land
2.Manor-a main part of a nobles land
3.serfs-a peasant who lived and worked on the land of a lord of vassal

3. People involed with knighthood

The lords took in the knights and gave them a home, for return, the knights protected the land.
A squire is what the knights used to be, they worked hard to accomplish knighthood.
The knights above the young squires trained the squires to follow the laws of chivalry.

4. Statements from Sources

Once the tradition of knighthood reached full bloom, a well-defined routine of education and training developed. These traditions were recorded in the literature of the period and most likely reflected practices that emerged by the 13th century.-"knighthood." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 2 Dec. 2014. <http://school.eb.co.uk/levels/intermediate/article/275302#>.



Knighthood flourished before the time of guns and gunpowder, when battles still were won by hand-to-hand conflicts of heavy-armored cavalrymen-Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 2 Dec. 2014. <http://school.eb.co.uk/levels/intermediate/article/275302#>.

5. Questions

What type of armor do the knights wear?
The knights usually wear iron or steel armor on the outside, and a layer of chainmail on the inside.

When did the knights serve?
They served during the middle ages which was year 400 C.E through 1500C.E
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7. Response

My response to how the knights lived is surprised. The knights protect and risk their lives for people they don't even know, and then, they get paid with land and shelter. I honestly wouldn't want to be one.

8. Matt Bailey 5th