6 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- a state of extreme confusion and disorder
term for the battle formation of Greek hoplites; it consisted of tightly packed rows of hoplites, typically 8 ranks deep. The formation was suited for fighting on level ground but did not work well in difficult terrain.
- a central area in Greek cities used both as a marketplace and as a meeting place
- five officials in ancient Sparta who were elected for one-year terms to make sure the king stayed within the law
Heavily armored Greek infantryman of the Archaic and Classical periods who fought in the close-packed phalanx formation. _____________ armies-militias composed of middle- and upper-class citizens supplying their own equipment. Famously defeated superior numbers of opponents by fighting as a unit.
5 True/False questions
Solon → Greek word for city-state
archons → five officials in ancient Sparta who were elected for one-year terms to make sure the king stayed within the law
polis → Greek word for city-state
democracy → system of government in which all 'citizens' (however defined) have equal political and legal rights, privileges, and protections, as in the Greek city-state of Athens in the fifth and fourth centuries B.C.E.
Plutarch → a form of government in which all power is vested in a few persons or in a dominant class or clique; government by the few.