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What was Socrates the first person in history to do
To build his life around examining questions like these
How did Socrates teach/What is the Socratic Method and what did it result in
By asking his students questions about their own opinions and beliefs resulting in students being able to build firmer, wiser beliefs
What did his students come to realize
That they could not explain or defend many things that they were once so sure of
What did the people of Athens think of Socrates and why
They disliked him because they felt he was teaching young people to reject important truths
What did the people of Athens do when Socrates refused to stop teaching
They put him on trial and sentenced him to death
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