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  1. Sophocles
  2. Pericles
  3. Darius I
  4. Gutenberg
  5. Attila
  1. a (495-429BC)
    influential statesmen for Athens during the Peloponnesian War
    leading statesmen for Athens
    Was in charge of military during Pelop. War
    born into a family of wealth and position
    rebuilding City after war
  2. b (496- 406BC)
    born in Colonus Hippinus (new port of Athens)
    great play writes of the golden age
    provided with the best traditional aristocratic education
    wrote more than 100 plays
    wrote seven complete tragedies
    first to add a third actor
  3. c The Great
    King of Persia 522-486 BCE, belonging to the Achaemenid Dynasty
    united Persia
    organized the empire into 20 satrapies
    built highways, established a postal systemhelped the economy by having coinage, weights and measures standardized
    sent expeditions to neighboring regions
    great religious tolerance
    he completed the canal from the Nile to the Red Sea.
  4. d the Hun
    ruler of the Huns
    leader of the Hunnic Empire
    invaded Italy in 451
    built up imperial confederacy in central Europe
    when he died Huns lost power
  5. e 1456-printed the first complete edition of the bible
    The printing revolution
    by 1500 more than 20 million volumes were copied
    printed books were cheaper and easier to produce
    made the bible readily available to many people and advanced everyones knowledge

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. (638-559BC)
    considered to be 1 of the 7 wise men
    was a poet, politician &lawmaker
    born into a noble family
    at age 55 was elected archan of Athens
    wrote a series of laws and reforms
    divided Athens society into five classes based on peoples annual fortune
  2. wrote a different kind of handbook
    The Prince-published in 1513
    guide to rulers on how to gain and maintain power
    urged rulers to use whatever methods necessary to achieve their goals
  3. An epic
    oldest written story on earth
    12 clay tablets
    written in cuneiform
    adventures of the King of Uruk (2750-2500BC)
    Personality-
    strong, handsome, powerful &abusive of his gifts by raping any women who interested him. 2/3 Gods and 1/3 Human/mortal.
    killed beast in the forbidden forest and the gods killed his best friend
  4. known as the bastard & ______I
    Norman
    Won the Battle of Hastings in 1066 &Normans take over
    killed Harold Godwin and crowned king
    ruthless ruler
    Had three sons-Robert (disinherited), William 2, and Henry 1
  5. Tiberius Gracchus and Gaius Gracchus
    tried to reform Rome's social and political structure to help the lower classes
    led to the decline and eventual fall of the Roman Republic
    The period of the decline of the Roman Republic begins with them meeting their bloody ends and ends with the assassination of Caesar

5 True/False Questions

  1. Abrahamestablished a covent with god
    father of the jews
    Abrahamic religions

          

  2. SolomonDavids son whose mother was Bathsheba
    most powerful
    built a trading empire (to help his friend Hiram, the king of Phoenician City of Tyre)
    built a great temple in Jerusalem
    -permanent Home for the Ark of Covent
    temple, wealth, and established trade

          

  3. Sauldeveloped christian theology
    hated christians &helped execute Apostle Steven, had an epiphany
    immediately converted
    most important person
    spread christianity by way of his letters
    wrote Episitles

          

  4. PeterGreatest name in history of epic poetry
    was an Asiatic Greek
    born in Smyrna
    alive around 850 BC
    tradition represents him as blind
    wrote Iliad and Odyssey

          

  5. Cyrus IIThe Great
    Persian King (550-528 BCE)
    founder of the Achaemenid Empire
    clever ruler&great military leader
    "father of the Iranian nation"
    king of Anšan in 559
    united

          

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