Medieval Life. 1/24/13. Vocabulary Index. Estate - An extensive area of land in the country, usually with a large house, owned by one person or organization.
4. Executive – The branch of government responsible for putting a country’s laws into effect.
5. Legislative – The branch of government responsible for writing laws of a country
6. Judicial – The branch of government responsible for interpreting and explaining the laws of a country.
Manor: The land on a manor provided people with everything they needed—most economic activity took place on the manor, so few people ever left.
Knight: The warriors of Medieval Europe. Lords relied on knights to do their fighting for them.
Chivalry: A knight’s code of honor. Knights were expected to protect the weak, and show courage in every battle.
Guild: Groups formed by people who have the same occupation. Guilds made rules about quantity and quality of production that protected their members.
Trading and manufacturing
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6. The political order under feudalism was dependent upon the relationship between lords and their vassals. The responsibility of the vassal included: