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Socrates
______ , a Greek Philosopher and well-known teacher, challenged accepted beliefs to search for the truth and meaning of life.
Hypatia
The first woman to be noticed for excellence in mathematics, _______ was a teacher of philosophy, astronomy and religion.
Plato
______, wrote down Socrates' ideas. He later found a school of philosophy called The Academy.
Aristotle
_______, the most famous natural philosopher, made many contributions to many fields of study (math, government, poetry, science, etc.)
Euclid
______, an important mathematician brought together all that was known about geometry in his books, "Elements."
Thucydides
A general in the Peloponnesian War, ____, wrote about the events surrounding the war with the actions of the people rather than declaring it the work of outside forces.
Greek Culture and Beliefs
Alexander the Great spread ______ through Persia, India, and Egypt.
Homer
______ wrote the Odyssey and Iliad, two epic poems about the adventures of Odysseus.
Aesop
_____ was a Greek slave who taught moral lessons in the form of fables.