Western Civilization

Midterm 2011
all of the follwoing are prominetn features of Greece's topography execept
extensive open plains
in general seperate early greek communities
became fierce rivals fighting so often as to threaten Greek civilization itself
the chief center of minoan crete was
which of the following statements best describes the mycenaenas
they were a warrior people who acheieved their apex between 1400 adn 1200 BC
the civiliation of Minoan crete
a and c
which of the following was not among the Greek peoples who settled in Greece by the time of the Dark Ages
b and c
the period immediately following the collapse of teh Mycenaean civilization is referred to as the
Greek dark age
during the migrations of the dark age many ionians
crossed the aegean sea to settle in asia minor
what were the chief characteristics of the Greek Dark Age
it was a period of migrations and declining food production
which of the following is true of Greece from the eight century BC
the polis evolved into the central instituion in Greek Life
the polis was the greek name for
which of the following was not a characteristic of the typical Greek polis
each polis had a population of between 90,000 and 100,000
the development of the polis had a negative impact on Greek society by
dividing Greece into fiercely competitive states
during the period of Greek history from 750-500 BC
trade and colonization increased greatly
the hoplite phlanz was
a new Greek military organization of heavily armed infantry