Chapter 5: Greece and Iran, 1000-30 B.C.E.
Darius can be considered the a second founder of the Persian Empire because
he created a new organizational structure that lasted for two centuries
What was not true of Zoroastrian?
That it preached a belief in multiple deities
Who was Persia ruled by?
Kings, called Achaemenids
Name some kings of Persia
Which group of Persian rulers received the most pay?
Greek states were defended by
What was the central ritual of Greek religion?
Why is Herodotus considered the "father of history"?
He sought the causes behind historical events.
____ united the Persian tribes around 550 BCE.
______ extended Persian control as far as the Indus Valley.
King Darius I
Persian ceremonial capital
The Greek _____ consisted of an urban center and rural territories.
-Cleisthenes founded democracy
Geographical location of the ancient Greek empire
Alexander the ____
The Funeral Oration of Pericles was written by________
Socrates response to his conviction:
-calm and serene
The ______ built a society organized around warfare.
the most technologically advanced warship in Ancient Greek times
The geographical location of Iran (ancient Persia)
makes it a link between West, South and Central Asia