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Feudal system: social & political system

Built upon Relationships of obligation and service

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Nobles

Not able to rely on King's army for protection
Stayed in simple structures

3

Knight

highly skilled soldier on horseback; most received land for service

4

Feif

land given to knight for services

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Vassal

anyone who received land for loyalty

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Lord

person giving away the land

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Knight's Duties to His lord

1. Provide military service
2. Remain loyal
3. Give money & special occasions

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Lord's Duties to his Knights

1. Give land
2. Protect from attack
3. REsolve disputes between knights

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Manorial system: economic system

1. Lords too busy to own land
2. Had serfs runs lands
3. in exchange gave them land and protection: self sufficiency