Similarities Between Samurai And Knights Dbq

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Samurai and Knights DBQ
From about 1000 - 1600 CE, samurai warriors in Japan and knights in Europe formed the military of both places. Samurai were professional warriors that protected their territory. Knights were warriors that fought on horseback,their were very powerful because of there training. The similarities between the knights and samurai can be seen in their training, armor and the codes of both europe and Japan.

To start off, their armor was very similar. ”The knights armor was made of “chainmail”(Doc. D). The samurai's armor was made of silk with leather cords
The samurai had better armor because samurais had their right arm out for more ability to battle.Knights armor was very heavy about 30-40 pounds.One disadvantage

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