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  1. Oligarchy
  2. Delian League
  3. Democracy
  4. Darius III
  5. Pythagoras
  1. a Greek philosopher and mathematician who proved the Pythagorean theorem, considered to be the first true mathematician (circa 580-500 BC)
  2. b a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
  3. c a system of government in which a small group holds power
  4. d king of Persia who was defeated by Alexander the Great his murder effectively ended the Persian Empire (died in 330 BC)
  5. e was formed to protect against threats from persia (after the persian war)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Powerful city in Ancient Greece that was a leader in arts, sciences, philosophy, democracy and architecture
  2. a person would serve as someone's slave in order to pay off a debt
  3. A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not through representatives
  4. an ancient Greek city famous for military prowess. Located on the southern Peloponnesus
  5. a Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the siege of Troy

5 True/False questions

  1. SocratesGreek 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


  2. Legislaturea lawmaking body


  3. Acropolisthe ancient Greek known as the father of history. First historical writings about the Persian Wars


  4. Trojan WarA series of wars between Greek city-states and the Persian Empire (5th century B.C.).


  5. Persian WarsA series of wars between Greek city-states and the Persian Empire (5th century B.C.).