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  1. Alexander
  2. Solon
  3. Pythagoras
  4. Cyrus II
  5. Gutenberg
  1. a 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. b (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
  3. c (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
  4. d The 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
  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. Defender of Faith
    Needed to Divorce Catherine of Aragon
    Began the Protestant Church in England
    Had Six Wives
    English King
    embraced Protestantism
  2. Davids 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. born into a powerful Meccan family
    orphaned at age six, raided by grandfather and uncle
    received little school and started working in caravan trade as a young man
    Age 25became trader and business manager for Khadijah(wife)
    had a revelation
    was the messenger of Allah
    began to teach there was only one god
    called muslims
    613-began to publicly preach in Mecca
    The Hijrah
    630-returned to Mecca and conquered
    became part of the Umma community
  4. 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
  5. english
    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

5 True/False questions

  1. MosesGreatest 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

          

  2. John Ienglish
    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

          

  3. Darius IThe 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

          

  4. Hippocratesmedical knowledge and Hippocratic Oath
    Father of Medicine

          

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

          

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