5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Lead Athens through its Golden Age. Was responsible for rebuilding the city including its most famous structure, the Parthenon.
- b Building used for worship; also a place of refuge
- c City-state of Ancient Greece
- d A soldier who serves a foreign country for pay
- e form of government in which a small group holds political power
5 Multiple choice questions
- Wrote many famous Greek tragedies including Oedipus Rex.
- Introduced a series of laws that established democracy in Athens. Through his reform, he sought to break the power of the aristocracy, and reorganized the structure of Athenian government. Under his constitution, the assembly won increased powers and emerged as the major political body.
- a story or play intended to entertain and amuse, usually with a happy ending
- A gathering of men in Ancient Athens that featured eating, drinking, entertainment, and intellectual discussion
- Athenian general/leader who lead the Athenian Navy to victory over the Persians at the battle at Salamis.
5 True/False questions
Phalanx → A teacher and author. He opened a school called The Academy. He wrote The Republic, the earliest book on political science.
Tyrant → A person who seized power and established one-man rule
Socrates → Wrote many famous Greek tragedies including Oedipus Rex.
Aristocrat → Member of the nobility or the upper-class
Citizen → Wrote many famous Greek tragedies. Plays such as The Trojan Women, show the misery that war brings