What did a king do in the medieval times?

Answer During the Middle Ages, after the collapse of the Roman Empire, kings exercised absolute rule over the lands they controlled. Kings collected taxes, led armies and oversaw the medieval system of la... Read More »

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What Were the Responsibilities of a King in Medieval Times?

In the middle ages, being a king was no easy chore. Medieval kings were not only combating adversaries of their kingdoms but were also responsible for protecting the rights of their own subjects. R... Read More »

When did the Medieval times end?

The Medieval times, also known as the Middle Ages, lasted from approximately 1066, the year that the Normans took over England, to 1485, the year that King Richard III died, according to Middle-age... Read More »

At what age could you become a nun in medieval times?

During medieval times, a girl or woman could enter a convent, beginning the process of becoming a nun, at any age. This process usually took about one year. While some young girls were dedicated to... Read More »

When did the medieval times begin?

Medieval times (also called the Middle Ages or the Dark Ages) is commonly recognized as beginning in 400 A.D., with the collapse of the Roman Empire. There is not a specific date for the beginning ... Read More »