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Question 1: This article incorporates text from the Encyclopædia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, a publication now in the ________.
Public domainCopyrightIntellectual propertyCopyright infringement

Question 2: From June 1053 to March 1054 the Pope was nevertheless detained at ________ in honourable captivity; he did not long survive his return to Rome, where he died on April 19, 1054.

Question 3: Leo IX is widely considered the most historically significant ________ Pope of the Middle Ages.
GermanyGermansAustriaEthnic Germans

Question 4: He is regarded as a saint by the ________, with the feast day of April 19.
PopeCatholic ChurchPope Gregory IPope John Paul II

Question 5: Leo IX sent a letter to Michael Cærularius, Patriarch of Constantinople, in 1054, that cited a large portion of the ________ believing it genuine.
RomeConstantine IDonation of ConstantinePapal States

Question 6: The Patriarch rejected the claims of papal primacy, and subsequently the Catholic Church was split in two in the Great ________ of 1054.
First seven Ecumenical CouncilsEast–West SchismCounter-ReformationCrusades

Question 7: In 1052 he joined the Emperor at Pressburg, and vainly sought to secure the submission of the Hungarians; and at Regensburg, ________ and Worms the papal presence was marked by various ecclesiastical solemnities.

Question 8: Pope Saint Leo IX (June 21, 1002 – April 19, 1054), born Bruno of Eguisheim-Dagsburg (German Bruno von Egisheim-Dagsburg), was ________ from February 12, 1049 to his death.
PopePope Benedict XVIPope John Paul IICatholic Church

Question 9: One of his first public acts was to hold the well-known ________ synod of 1049, at which celibacy of the clergy (down to the rank of subdeacon) was required anew.
EasterJesusComputusLiturgical year

Question 10: Leo IX was a native of Eguisheim, Upper ________, now in France, but then firmly German.


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