6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- Greek biographer of the first to early second century AD. Author of Parallel Lives which compared famous men of classical Greece and republican Rome.
- Athenian reformer of the 6th century; established laws that eased the burden of debt on farmers, forbade enslavement for debt
- five officials in ancient Sparta who were elected for one-year terms to make sure the king stayed within the law
- A large, almost landlocked arm of the Atlantic Ocean touching Europe, Asia, and Africa.
- 9 rulers who served a 1 year term in office and appointed all other officials and made all the laws. The laws were never written down and were interpreted and applied by judges, or a group of nobles.
5 True/False questions
acropolis → highest and most fortified point within a Greek city-state
Pisistratus → Aristocrat who seized power of Athens in 560 B.C. (6th Century) Built up trade, thus enriching Athens. Instituted a policy of transferring land from the nobles back to the peasants, gaining support from the lower classes. Under his leadership, the olive oil trade exploded, increasing the wealth Greece.
agora → a central area in Greek cities used both as a marketplace and as a meeting place
helots → Athenian reformer of the 6th century; established laws that eased the burden of debt on farmers, forbade enslavement for debt
democracy → a central area in Greek cities used both as a marketplace and as a meeting place