5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Philip of Macedon
- a Greek philosopher who discussed laws, customs, values, religion with students; he was accused of urging young people to think for themselves, he was sentenced to drink hemlock
- b the ancient Greek known as the father of history. First historical writings about the Persian Wars
- c a battle in 490 BC in which the Athenians and their allies defeated the Persians
- d (Father of Alexander the Great). An ambitious king of Macedonia who was gradually bringing Greece under his control.
- e a fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- German businessman, found the sites of Mycenae and Troy
- People who replaced the Minoans as the chief power of the Aegean world
- ancient Athenian philosopher pupil of Socrates; teacher of Aristotle (428-347 BC)
- a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
- a person would serve as someone's slave in order to pay off a debt
5 True/False Questions
Homer → ancient Greek epic poet who is believed to have written the Iliad and the Odyssey (circa 850 BC)
Minoans → earliest Greek civilization that had developed on the island of Crete by 2000 B.C.
Aristocracy → a government ruled by the most wealthy and powerful members of a society
Trojan War → (Greek mythology) a great war fought between Greece and Troy
Phalanx → formation of infantry carrying overlapping shields and long spears; group of men packed together (for attack or defense)