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  1. Herodotus
  2. The Gracchi
  3. Solon
  4. Paul
  5. Saul
  1. a 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
  2. b 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. c Born in Halicarnassus
    Greek historian from Ionia
    Known for writing The Histories
    -deals w/ growth of persian empire
    - battle of marathon
    -expansion of empire&Ionia revolt
    Known as the father of HIstory
    traveled to many places
  4. d First King, chosen because of his success in driving out the Philistines. Portrayed as a tragic man
  5. e (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

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Born in Pella, Macedonia
    invaded Persan empire, Darius egypt
    accepted as their liberator from Persian rule
    raided Indus river valley and his men convinced him to turn back
    after his death empire dissolved
    created an empire which marked the beginning of the Hellenistic Age
    Spread Hellenistic Culture
    greatest generals of all of History
    conquers most of known world at time
  2. 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
  3. medical knowledge and Hippocratic Oath
    Father of Medicine
  4. english
    good administrator
    made many enemies&most unpopular of al english kings
    lost most on English possessions in France to Phillip
    Excommunicated by Pope Innocent III
    Phillip of France assembled massive army and nobles would support the English Kings-made deal with pope
    forced to sign the Magna Carta in 1215
    died of dysentery
  5. (368-306)
    ruled Macedon from 359-336BC
    born in Pella
    youngest son of Amyntas III
    Was a hostage of the Greeks at Thebes between 368-365 and observed military techniques.
    when he got out he helped his brother Peridiccas III
    brother was killed in battle so Phillip took over
    Father of ALexander the Great
    Creator of League of Corinth
    controlled all of Greece

5 True/False Questions

  1. Machiavelli(287-212BC)
    mathematician and engineer
    born in Syracuse, Sicily in the colony of Magna Graecia
    His father was Phidias
    lived for 75 years
    attended school in Alexandria at Euclid's
    Known for weapons he created, inventions in math and geometry, "Death ray" and "Archimedes Claw", hydrostatics and Calculus
    Archimedes principal and formula

          

  2. DavidSauls son in law
    extremely popular and untied tribes
    established the capital of Jerusalem
    founded a dynasty
    Jerusalem expansion
    Killed Goliath

          

  3. 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

          

  4. Abrahamthe 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. CharlemagneCharles the Great
    Peppin's son
    claim to fame:in constant warfare, great warrior, conquer territory, creates great empire
    rivals Byzantine empire
    revives latin learning
    brings in great scholars
    helps defend pope
    800-crowned empire of the weat
    revives trade
    causes competition with byzantine empire
    -main force that leads to the churches split
    814- dies

          

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