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Greek Term - circle

kyklos

Greek Term - city-state

polis

Greek Term - open meeting place

agora

Greek Term - top of the city

acropolis

Greek Term - the god or flourishing life

eudaimonia

Common among the people of Thera

Their homes were elaborately decorated.
Clay pipes connected toilets and baths to sewers
Straw reinforced the walls of their homes

Legendary ruler of Crete's ancient captial - Knossos

Minos

What creatures did the inhabitants of Crete associate with male virtility and strength?

bulls

Greek Term- translated as "double ax"

labrys

The House of the Double Axes

The palace of Minos at Knossos

Which is the legendary Minoas queen who gave birth to the Minotaur?

Pasiphae

Provided Theseus with a weapon and thread to help him kill the Minotaur?

Ariadne

Credited with the discovery of Mycenae

Heinrich Schliemann

Author of the Iliad and the Odyssey?

Homer

Centra character in the Iliad, which focuses on his "rage"?

Achilles

Greek Term - "virture" and can be interpreted as "reaching one's highest potential"?

arete

Best remembered as the King of Troy during the action of the Iliad?

Priam

Trojan prince and warrior that killed Patroclus and enraged Achilles during the action of the Iliad?

Hector

Greek vase with two handles?

pyx

Wife of Odysseus

Penelope

Citadel city that depended on cyclopean masonry for its construction and was entered thru massive Lion Gate?

the ancient city of Mycenae

Chief craftsperson that assists the Minoan queen in her plan to attract the Minotaur?

Daedalus

Who is considered the greatest warrior among the Greeks battling against the Trojans?

Achilles

Literary pieces was the first to detail the Greek pantheon

Theogony

Term that translates as the sin of pride?

acropolis

Refers to the portion of an ancient Greek city-state that served as public meeting place, marketplace and civic center?

agora

Greek pantheon

Dionysus, Hermes and Poseidon
Isis is NOT

The "King of the gods"

Zeus

"the God of wine and inspiration"

Dionysus

Ancient Greek city-state built a towpath to drag ships over a series of rollers as an aid to those who traveled by sea

corinth

Ancient Greek city-state was the home to the Sanctuary of Apollo?

Delphi

Which orders featured scrolled capitals?

Ionic

Refers to row of columns that stands on the raised platform of an ancient Greek Temple?

Peristyle

Columns that swell about one-third of the way up and contract again near the top - character ..

entasis

The Death of Sarpedon which is in the scene

Thanatos, Hypnos and Hermes

First Athenian democracy in 508 BCE?

Kleisthenes

Rule of people?

democracy

Term that became part of the Athenian political system and refers to small local areas comparable to precincts or in a modern city?

demes

A the time of the battle of Marathon in 490 BCE who ruled Persians?

Darius

During 490 BCE, who ran the 26 miles between Marathon and Athens to deliver word the Greek victory

Miltiades

Author of Histories and recognized as the first writer in the Western tradition as historical writing

Herodotus

Cast the bronze statue known as Doryphoros (spear bearer)

Polyclitus

On the Athenian Acropolis, considered the centerpiece?

The Parthenon

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