World History

Which answer correctly compares the first medieval merchants to merchants of the High Middle Ages?

A The first medieval merchants were higher in the social hierarchy, while merchants during the High Middle Ages were members of the lower social class.

B The first medieval merchants were trusted by the people who bought their goods, while merchants during the High Middle Ages were thought to be dishonest.

C The first medieval merchants were peddlers who held little status or wealth, while merchants during the High Middle Ages formed guilds and often served in government council positions in their towns.

D The first medieval merchants traveled long distances to trade goods with people from other lands, while High Middle Ages merchants stayed close to home to establish shops in their own towns.

asked by Beou
  1. And you think ... ?

    posted by Writeacher
  2. I'm not sure. I think it is is C though.

    posted by Beou
  3. I agree -- C.

    posted by Writeacher
  4. Thank you.

    posted by Beou
  5. You're welcome.

    posted by Writeacher
  6. lol i guess it's c then

    posted by anthony

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. history urgent please!

    The most dominant merchant and traders of the Indian Ocean Trade network were Chinese merchants Muslim and Arab merchants African merchants Australian and Oceania merchants European Merchants
  2. Social Studies

    I have 2 questions... 1) Why did most merchants not travel the entire distance from China to the Middle East to trade their goods? A. difficult terrain B. taxes C. language barriers D. all of the above I think it is D 2) Which of
  3. social studies

    Which group was especially interested in winning the Crusades? 1)farmers 2)teachers 3)merchants *** 4)artists I think merchants, because of the trade. Thanks for your help.
  4. reading

    lines 44, 48, 54, and 60: 44-It had to smell like oil, like metal and often like the sacks of fertilizer stacked in the back room 48-it had to have unstained wood floors, sometimes sprinkled with sawdust, and high cabinets bolts,
  5. social studies

    10. Which of the following best describes the purpose of the Non-Intercourse Act? (1 point) to forbid the U.S. from trading with Britain and France so the countries would recognize U.S. trading rights to allow U.S. merchants to
  6. History

    Which option accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? the middle ages followed a communist system form of government, whereas the
  7. world history

    Which of the following groups belonged to the Sumerian middle class? A. government officials B. warriors C. merchants D. enslaved people I think the answer is C. Am i correct?
  8. society

    I searched Google under the key words "middle ages culture" to get these possible sources: http://www.medieval-life.net/life_main.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Middle_Ages (Broken Link Removed)
  9. history-renaissance/middle ages

    How were women viewed in the medieval times? What would medieval men have said about Petrarch's (poet) view on women? thanks!
  10. S+E Middle Ages

    http://www.google.com/search?sourceid=navclient&ie=UTF-8&rls=SUNA,SUNA:2006-45,SUNA:en&q=herbal+remedies+medieval I searched for herbal remedies medieval and these are the results. I hope there's something useful in here for you.

More Similar Questions