5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What were the fundamental characteristics of Greek theater?
- What groups were upset in Egypt during the Amarna period by the pharaoh's imposition of monotheism on Egyptian religion?
- Identify the fundamental ideas held by Plato and Aristotle as they are presented in "The Republic" and "Politics".
- How did the Assyrians treat the people whom they conquered?
- After 1200 B.C., merchants in the Near East no longer required the services of specially trained scribes because...
- a They burned the cities they conquered, deported entire populations from their homelands, and tortured and killed thousands of captives
- b The military, the priests of the old religion, and the common people
- c The Phoenician alphabet was in use and did not take years of study to master
- d Plato - the state is more important than the individual; Aristotle - the viability of a government is determined by circumstance
- e The actors were always men, there were elaborate costumes for actors, and the theaters were open air and often built on the side of a hill
5 Multiple choice questions
- It was a means to protect the true nature and definition of a democracy and it worked to avoid the danger of one man dominating the government through skill in rhetoric and debate
- Egyptian energy and resources were not heavily directed at war
- The Egyptians learned to hate and how to fight
- Volcanic eruption or tidal wave
- Deliberate exclusion of individuality and mastery of the technical problems of clothing and human anatomy
5 True/False questions
What was man's "first epic victory over nature"? → The development of agriculture
For what reasons did the Persians not participate in trade? → They believed trade was an indecent occupation
With what is the development of civilization associated? → The development of agriculture
What is the estimated age of the universe? The earth? → The development of agriculture
What were the goals of the legal code that was devised by Draco in the 7th century B.C.? → To end blood feuds and private vengeance