5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a City-state of Ancient Greece
- b A military formation in which foot soldiers stood so that their shields overlapped
- c In Ancient Greece, a person who took part in the government of a city-state
- d Building used for worship; also a place of refuge
- e A teacher and author. He opened a school called The Academy. He wrote The Republic, the earliest book on political science.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A person who seized power and established one-man rule
- Wrote many famous Greek tragedies including Oedipus Rex.
- a story or play intended to entertain and amuse, usually with a happy ending
- Story or play in which the central character struggles against destiny, but meets an unhappy end
- A blind poet who lived during the 700's BC, composed the two most famous Greek epics-Iliad and the Odyssey
5 True/False questions
Classical → In Ancient Greece, a person who took part in the government of a city-state
Cleisthenes → Athenian general/leader who lead the Athenian Navy to victory over the Persians at the battle at Salamis.
Themistocles → 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.
Mercenary → Building used for worship; also a place of refuge
Bard → A poet who tells stories by singing