5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Athenian general/leader who lead the Athenian Navy to victory over the Persians at the battle at Salamis.
- b form of government in which a small group holds political power
- c Building used for worship; also a place of refuge
- d A poet who tells stories by singing
- e A soldier who serves a foreign country for pay
5 Multiple choice questions
- Describing the artistic style of ancient Greece and Rome, characterized by balance, elegance, and simplicity
- Member of the nobility or the upper-class
- A blind poet who lived during the 700's BC, composed the two most famous Greek epics-Iliad and the Odyssey
- a story or play intended to entertain and amuse, usually with a happy ending
- A philosopher who believed in absolute truth. He developed a teaching technique known as The Socratic Method. He was found guilty of "corrupting the young" and was sentenced to die by drinking hemlock juice.
5 True/False questions
Plato → A teacher and author. He opened a school called The Academy. He wrote The Republic, the earliest book on political science.
Sophocles → Wrote many famous Greek tragedies including Oedipus Rex.
Tyrant → A person who seized power and established one-man rule
Democracy → a form of government in which the citizens hold power
Phalanx → A teacher and author. He opened a school called The Academy. He wrote The Republic, the earliest book on political science.