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  1. Archimedes
  2. Phillip II of Macedon
  3. Gilgamesh
  4. Homer
  5. Cleisthenes
  1. a Greatest name in history of epic poetry
    was an Asiatic Greek
    born in Smyrna
    alive around 850 BC
    tradition represents him as blind
    wrote Iliad and Odyssey
  2. b An epic
    oldest written story on earth
    12 clay tablets
    written in cuneiform
    adventures of the King of Uruk (2750-2500BC)
    Personality-
    strong, handsome, powerful &abusive of his gifts by raping any women who interested him. 2/3 Gods and 1/3 Human/mortal.
    killed beast in the forbidden forest and the gods killed his best friend
  3. c Athenian Statesman
    known for introducing system of democracy to the city
    reformed political system by constructing the ten demes
    believed in equal rights for all citizens
  4. d (287-212BC)
    mathematician and engineer
    born in Syracuse, Sicily in the colony of Magna Graecia
    His father was Phidias
    lived for 75 years
    attended school in Alexandria at Euclid's
    Known for weapons he created, inventions in math and geometry, "Death ray" and "Archimedes Claw", hydrostatics and Calculus
    Archimedes principal and formula
  5. e (368-306)
    ruled Macedon from 359-336BC
    born in Pella
    youngest son of Amyntas III
    Was a hostage of the Greeks at Thebes between 368-365 and observed military techniques.
    when he got out he helped his brother Peridiccas III
    brother was killed in battle so Phillip took over
    Father of ALexander the Great
    Creator of League of Corinth
    controlled all of Greece

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The Great
    Persian King (550-528 BCE)
    founder of the Achaemenid Empire
    clever ruler&great military leader
    "father of the Iranian nation"
    king of Anšan in 559
    united
  2. established a covent with god
    father of the jews
    Abrahamic religions
  3. english
    the lionhearted
    loved adventure and song more than politics
    extremely brave
    raised money for crusade
    -emptied treasury and bankrupted empire
    captured by Duke Leopold Of Austria in 1192
    raised taxes and troops when returned to England
    invaded France and killed in depute over gold
  4. Tiberius Gracchus and Gaius Gracchus
    tried to reform Rome's social and political structure to help the lower classes
    led to the decline and eventual fall of the Roman Republic
    The period of the decline of the Roman Republic begins with them meeting their bloody ends and ends with the assassination of Caesar
  5. (495-429BC)
    influential statesmen for Athens during the Peloponnesian War
    leading statesmen for Athens
    Was in charge of military during Pelop. War
    born into a family of wealth and position
    rebuilding City after war

5 True/False questions

  1. Mosesled the Hebrews out of slavery
    mom hid him in the reeds along the Nile &an egyptian princess found and adopted him
    God commanded him to lead the Jews out of Egypt
    climbed to the top of MOunt Sinai to pray and returned with two stone tablets containing the ten commandments

          

  2. Henry VIIIking of England and controlled much of France
    him&his mother were named heir of Henry I
    Married Eleanor and invaded England &wins
    Forced Stephen to name him heir, became king in 1154
    Began Plantagenet Dynasty
    established order, security and peace
    feuded with Thomas a Becket
    power struggle between pope (Thomas) and king
    Killed by wife and sons

          

  3. Hippocratesmedical knowledge and Hippocratic Oath
    Father of Medicine

          

  4. PaulFirst King, chosen because of his success in driving out the Philistines. Portrayed as a tragic man

          

  5. Sophocles(495-429BC)
    influential statesmen for Athens during the Peloponnesian War
    leading statesmen for Athens
    Was in charge of military during Pelop. War
    born into a family of wealth and position
    rebuilding City after war