5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a an ancient Greek city famous for military prowess. Located on the southern Peloponnesus
- 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 one of the greatest of the ancient Athenian philosophers pupil of Plato; teacher of Alexander the Great (384-322 BC)
- e a lawmaking body
5 Multiple choice questions
- (Greek mythology) a great war fought between Greece and Troy
- a fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city.
- Athenian leader noted for advancing democracy in Athens and for ordering the construction of the Parthenon.
- was written by Homer and was about Odysseus' 10 year struggle to get home
- king of Persia who was defeated by Alexander the Great his murder effectively ended the Persian Empire (died in 330 BC)
5 True/False questions
Minoans → earliest Greek civilization that had developed on the island of Crete by 2000 B.C.
Iliad → ancient Athenian philosopher pupil of Socrates; teacher of Aristotle (428-347 BC)
Plato → ancient Athenian philosopher pupil of Socrates; teacher of Aristotle (428-347 BC)
Alexander the Great → was formed to protect against threats from persia (after the persian war)
Oligarchy → a system of government in which a small group holds power