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Who ruled the western empire for 15 years?
odoacer.
Who was Wodan's son?
Thor.
What year did the Vandals attack and burn Rome?
455 AD
According to the Germans, what did law come from?
the people.
What did German soldiers have to carry around with them every day?
their spear and shield.
Who did Charlemagne first attack?
Saxons.
Did the Germans believe in Hospitality?
Yes.
What was Wodan the god of?
war, poetry, learning, and magic.
What city did Charlemagne rule his empire from?
Aachen.
What year did Charles the hammer LEAD his army to the battle of tours?
732 AD
What year did Charles the Hammer DEFEAT the muslims at the battle of tours?
711 AD
Who was Pepin's father?
Charles Martel.
When was Charlemagne declared emperor by the Pope?
Christmas day, 800 AD
What was the name of the German chief god?
Wodan
What were wooden fences that were built around houses?
Stockades
When did Pepin die?
768
What was the name of pepin's 2 sons?
Carloman & Charlemagne ("Charles the great")
Who was the king of the East Goths (ostragoths)?
Theodoric.
What was Charlemagne's scholer's name?
Alcuin.
What is a count?
law court official.
What were glass vessles, table articles, and jewlrey traded for?
cattle.
What year was Clovis chosen king of the Franks?
481 AD
Who was Charlemagne's son?
Louis the Pious.
Where did the Franks live?
the Rhine River.
What were quarrels between families?
Blood-Feuds
What was Charles Martel's other name?
Charles the hammer.
What year did Charlemagne die?
814 AD
What year did the West Goths defeat the Romans in the Battle of Adrianople?
378 AD
How many sons did Louis have?
three
Who was one of the powerful "Mayors of the palace?
Charles Martel.
Where did Clovis set up his capital?
Paris.
What was Attila known as?
"Little Daddy"
Where did the Goths live before they separated?
The Balkan Peninsula of Europe.
Was the German legal system fair?
No.
What were some things that Germans grew in their farms?
barley, rye, wheat, beans, and peas.
What's a severe trial?
Ordeal.
What color robes did Clovis wear?
Purple.