5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a City-state of Ancient Greece
- b A soldier who serves a foreign country for pay
- c A poet who tells stories by singing
- d Building used for worship; also a place of refuge
- e In Ancient Greece, a person who took part in the government of a city-state
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Describing the artistic style of ancient Greece and Rome, characterized by balance, elegance, and simplicity
- Wrote many famous Greek tragedies including Oedipus Rex.
- A person who seized power and established one-man rule
- a form of government in which the citizens hold power
- A philosopher who believed in absolute truth. He developed a teaching technique known as The Socratic Method. He was found guilty of "corrupting the young" and was sentenced to die by drinking hemlock juice.
5 True/False Questions
Euripides → Lead Athens through its Golden Age. Was responsible for rebuilding the city including its most famous structure, the Parthenon.
Plato → A teacher and author. He opened a school called The Academy. He wrote The Republic, the earliest book on political science.
Cleisthenes → 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.
Themistocles → Lead Athens through its Golden Age. Was responsible for rebuilding the city including its most famous structure, the Parthenon.
Homer → A blind poet who lived during the 700's BC, composed the two most famous Greek epics-Iliad and the Odyssey