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  1. Gilgamesh
  2. Attila
  3. Machiavelli
  4. Aristotle
  5. The Gracchi
  1. a 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
  2. b 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. c 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
  4. d (384-323BC)
    lived near Macedon, in north Greece
    350BC went to study at Plato's academy
    left Athens&went to Macedon to be a tutor for Prince Alexander the great
    moved back to Athens after Alexander became king and opened his own school- the Lyceum
    interested in science
  5. e 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 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. (570-200BC)
    mathematician and philosopher
    born on the greek island of Samos
    Visited Babylonia, Egypt and other parts of Greece
    Best known for Pythagoras' theorem on right triangles: a^2 + b^2 = c^2
  2. developed 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
  3. (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
  4. 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.
  5. Defender of Faith
    Needed to Divorce Catherine of Aragon
    Began the Protestant Church in England
    Had Six Wives
    English King
    embraced Protestantism

5 True/False Questions

  1. Henry IIking of England and controlled much of France
    him&his mother were named heir of Henry I
    Married Eleanor and invaded England &wins
    Forced Stephen to name him heir, became king in 1154
    Began Plantagenet Dynasty
    established order, security and peace
    feuded with Thomas a Becket
    power struggle between pope (Thomas) and king
    Killed by wife and sons

          

  2. 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

          

  3. Richard lenglish
    the lionhearted
    loved adventure and song more than politics
    extremely brave
    raised money for crusade
    -emptied treasury and bankrupted empire
    captured by Duke Leopold Of Austria in 1192
    raised taxes and troops when returned to England
    invaded France and killed in depute over gold

          

  4. Cyrus IIThe 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.

          

  5. PericlesFirst Pope
    One of Jesus' original disciples (right hand
    one of the founders of Christianity

          

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