5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a Building used for worship; also a place of refuge
- b A person who seized power and established one-man rule
- c A blind poet who lived during the 700's BC, composed the two most famous Greek epics-Iliad and the Odyssey
- d In Ancient Greece, a person who took part in the government of a city-state
- e form of government in which a small group holds political power
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Story or play in which the central character struggles against destiny, but meets an unhappy end
- A military formation in which foot soldiers stood so that their shields overlapped
- Introduced a series of laws that established democracy in Athens. Through his reform, he sought to break the power of the aristocracy, and reorganized the structure of Athenian government. Under his constitution, the assembly won increased powers and emerged as the major political body.
- A gathering of men in Ancient Athens that featured eating, drinking, entertainment, and intellectual discussion
- a form of government in which the citizens hold power
5 True/False Questions
Socrates → Wrote many famous Greek tragedies including Oedipus Rex.
Euripides → Lead Athens through its Golden Age. Was responsible for rebuilding the city including its most famous structure, the Parthenon.
Plato → A poet who tells stories by singing
Pericles → Wrote many famous Greek tragedies including Oedipus Rex.
Classical → Describing the artistic style of ancient Greece and Rome, characterized by balance, elegance, and simplicity