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  1. Solon
  2. Henry VIII
  3. Herodotus
  4. Muhammad
  5. Pythagoras
  1. a (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. b Defender of Faith
    Needed to Divorce Catherine of Aragon
    Began the Protestant Church in England
    Had Six Wives
    English King
    embraced Protestantism
  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 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
  5. e 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

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  1. 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
  2. son&successor of Cyrus the Great
    ruled the Persian Empire
    continued the politic of expansion started by his father
    went with his father to the conquest of Babylonia and was named king of Babylon After becoming king of Persia, he conquered Egypt and was named Pharao in 526
    madness
    killed by brother
  3. 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
  4. 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. 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

5 True/False Questions

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

          

  2. 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

          

  3. CleisthenesAthenian Statesman
    known for introducing system of democracy to the city
    reformed political system by constructing the ten demes
    believed in equal rights for all citizens

          

  4. 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

          

  5. Gilgamesh(469-399)
    Greek Philosopher
    credited with the fundamentals of modern&western philosophy
    Known for creation Socratic Irony &Socratic method
    recognized for inventing pedagogy
    -teacher questions students in a manner that draws out the correct response
    students were Plato and Aristotle
    fought bravery for Athens in Peloponensian War

          

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