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5 Matching questions

  1. Socrates
  2. aristocracies
  3. tyrants
  4. Iliad and Odyssey
  5. monarchies
  1. a Greek city-states controlled by nobles.
  2. b ruled directed by king or queen who has the executive, legislative, and judical powere
  3. c Athenian philosopher (ca. 470-399 B.C.E.) who shifted the emphasis of philosophical investigation from questions of natural science to ethics and human behavior. He made enemies in government by revealing the ignorance of others.
  4. d Greek epic poems attributed to Homer; defined relations of gods and humans that shaped Greek mythology.
  5. e in ancient Greece, rulers who seized power by force but who ruled with the people's support; later came to refer to rulers who exercise brutal and oppressive power

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Prosperous civilization on the Aegean island of Crete in the second millennium B.C.E. They engaged in far-flung commerce around the Mediterranean and exerted powerful cultural influences on the early Greeks.
  2. (287-212 BCE) Greek mathematician and inventor. He wrote works on plane and solid geometry, arithmetic, and mechanics. He is best known for the lever and pulley.
  3. Greek philosopher. A pupil of Plato, the tutor of Alexander the Great, and the author of works on logic, metaphysics, ethics, natural sciences, politics, and poetics, he profoundly influenced Western thought.
  4. the rule of merchant aristocracies-- possessed constitutions but only a small class controlled the functions of government.
  5. Athenian appointed by the Athenian archons to bring order to Athens. His solution was to enact very harsh laws, and the result was not a success. From this we get the adjective draconian

5 True/False questions

  1. TriemeRuled Athens while Athens was in a Golden Age. The government became more democratic and the economy thrived. Athens had a direct democracy under Pericles.

          

  2. natural lawUniversal law that could be understood by applying reason; letting people govern themselves.

          

  3. Delian LeagueRuled Athens while Athens was in a Golden Age. The government became more democratic and the economy thrived. Athens had a direct democracy under Pericles.

          

  4. Herodutusin ancient Sparta, this was the term for the slaves that were owned by the state

          

  5. Classical AgeUniversal law that could be understood by applying reason; letting people govern themselves.