Presentation on theme: "Aim: Why are the Crusades called “history’s most successful failure?”"— Presentation transcript:
1 Aim: Why are the Crusades called “history’s most successful failure?” Do Now:1. Define “crusades.”2. Who fought in the Crusades?3. Why did the Crusades happen?4. Who won Jerusalem?
2 Do Now Responses: The Crusades (1096-1291) were ______ __________________________________.2. _________________and _____________fought in the Crusades.3. The Crusades happened because _________________________________________.4. _____________won Jerusalem.
3 There is fighting between Palestinian Muslims & Jews JerusalemJerusalem is here.There is fighting betweenPalestinian Muslims & JewsFor this territory.Middle East
4 Why was Constantinople so important geographically?
5 What Happened? Christians saw Muslims as “infidels” “Infidel” is someone who doesn’t share your religious belief.Muslims saw Christians as infidels, too.
6 Activity:The Crusaders (Christians) never recaptured the Holy Land (Jerusalem) from the Muslims. However, the Crusades did have a great effect on Europeans. Look at the chart on your handout to see how the Crusades changed Europe.You are to answer questions #1-3 in full sentences in your notebooks.
8 Questions:The four ways in which the Crusades changed Europe are _________________, ______________,_______________, and _______________.
9 Results of the Crusades Failure to win back the Holy Land.Decline of Pope’s prestige & feudalism.Interest in other placesideas, and cultures.
10 Responses:2. If you lives in Europe during the 13th century ( ), how would the results of the Crusades have changed your life?
11 Responses:3. Cultural diffusion means that ideas and cultures spread from one part of the world to another. How did the Crusades cause cultural diffusion during the Middle Ages?
12 What do you think?Were Crusades a poor decision? Good decision? Why or why not?Should you impose your ideas on someone else?Were there some good things that happened as a result?Would you have supported the idea of Crusading?
13 Regents Questions:In Europe, a long-term effect of the Crusades was 1. the strengthening of the feudal system 2. the adoption of Islamic religious practices 3. an increased demand for goods from the East 4. increased European isolation
14 Regents Questions:The art, music, and philosophy of the medieval period in Europe generally dealt with 1. human scientific achievements 2. religious themes 3. materialism 4. classic Greek and Roman subjects
15 Regents Questions:Which statement best describes the result of the Crusades? 1. Europeans maintained a lasting control over much of the Middle East 2. Islamic influence dominated Europe 3. Europeans developed tolerance of Non-Christian religions 4. trade between Europe and the Middle East was expanded
16 Regents Questions:What were two indirect results of the Crusades? 1. trade and commerce increased and the feudal system was strengthened 2. trade and commerce declined and the feudal system was strengthened 3. trade and commerce increased and the feudal system was weakened 4. trade and commerce declined and the feudal system was weakened
17 Regents Questions:Which economic system existed in Europe during the early Middle Ages? 1. free market 2. socialism 3. manorialism 4. command