5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Delian League
- a People who replaced the Minoans as the chief power of the Aegean world
- b was formed to protect against threats from persia (after the persian war)
- c a narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water
- d a drama that ends in catastrophe
- e Greek philosopher who discussed laws, customs, values, religion with students; he was accused of urging young people to think for themselves, he was sentenced to drink hemlock
5 Multiple choice questions
- formation of infantry carrying overlapping shields and long spears; group of men packed together (for attack or defense)
- A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not through representatives
- an ancient Greek city famous for military prowess. Located on the southern Peloponnesus
- a government ruled by the most wealthy and powerful members of a society
- a Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the siege of Troy
5 True/False questions
Herodotus → a fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city.
Minoans → earliest Greek civilization that had developed on the island of Crete by 2000 B.C.
Darius III → king of Persia who was defeated by Alexander the Great his murder effectively ended the Persian Empire (died in 330 BC)
Homer → Powerful city in Ancient Greece that was a leader in arts, sciences, philosophy, democracy and architecture
Acropolis → a fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city.