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I took questions out of the main ideas to ask you... SOME QUESTIONS ARE TRUE AND FALSE SOME AREN'T THE ONES THAT END IN A TF MEANS TRUE OR FALSE IF THERE IS NO TF THEN IT IS AN ANSWER!!!!!
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true
Greece is 80% mountains. TF
true
Greeks used the seas to trade.TF
false
The Mediterranean Sea, Ionian Sea, and the Red sea played an important part in Greek trading. TF
religious ceremonies
The Greeks' sports competitions were a typical part of?
Mycenaeans
Which group established the first Greek civilizations?
Thermopylae
In what battle against the Persians did 300 Spartans fight for two days until all had been killed?
democracy, monarchy, and oligarchy
The government of Sparta was part...
true
Greece is a peninsula. TF
false
Less than half the Greeks were farmers and herders. TF
true
Greece lacked natural resources and metals. TF
false
Greeks didn't have stones for building. TF
true
Greeks believed that their gods controlled the human and natural worlds. TF
true
Greeks held festivals and games to honor their gods. TF
false
Greek gods looked like humans and were more powerful and beautiful but they lacked human emotions and feelings. TF
humans and the world
Greek myths explained the creations of what?
true
Myths often begin as oral stories-- they are later written down. TF
false
Greeks used statues, temples, and dances to honor their gods. TF
false
The Olympics were created to honor Mount Olympus. TF
true
Oldest Olympic records date to 776 B.C., but may have started earlier. TF
true
Races, wrestling, jumping, throwing tested soldiersʼ skills. TF
false
Girls competed to honor the Greek goddess Demeter. TF
true
Athens is known as the "birthplace of democracy". TF
false
Greek city states were large--more than 200,000 people. TF
agora
What was the center of life in a Greek city-state?
acropolis
Many cities had a fortified hilltop used for military at first, but later had temples, palaces, called _____.
acropolis
"highest city"
true
In oligarchy, people ruled because of wealth and land, not birth. TF
false
Tyrants helped overthrow monarchy and united people. TF
false
The city-states of Greece depended on each other. TF
true
Sparta was all about being strong. TF
true
Athens main rival was Sparta. TF
Council of Four Hundred
What council ran daily life?
Assembly
Which council voted on policies?
true
Persia conquered Anatolia in the 500s BC. TF
false
Athenians had a indirect democracy. TF
true
Spartan slaves had to work on fields and give half their crops to Sparta. TF