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  1. Alexander
  2. Paul
  3. Herodotus
  4. The Gracchi
  5. Moses
  1. a 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
  2. b developed christian theology
    hated christians &helped execute Apostle Steven, had an epiphany
    immediately converted
    most important person
    spread christianity by way of his letters
    wrote Episitles
  3. c Born in Pella, Macedonia
    invaded Persan empire, Darius egypt
    accepted as their liberator from Persian rule
    raided Indus river valley and his men convinced him to turn back
    after his death empire dissolved
    created an empire which marked the beginning of the Hellenistic Age
    Spread Hellenistic Culture
    greatest generals of all of History
    conquers most of known world at time
  4. d led 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
  5. e Born in Halicarnassus
    Greek historian from Ionia
    Known for writing The Histories
    -deals w/ growth of persian empire
    - battle of marathon
    -expansion of empire&Ionia revolt
    Known as the father of HIstory
    traveled to many places

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. (570-200BC)
    mathematician and philosopher
    born on the greek island of Samos
    Visited Babylonia, Egypt and other parts of Greece
    Best known for Pythagoras' theorem on right triangles: a^2 + b^2 = c^2
  2. english
    good administrator
    made many enemies&most unpopular of al english kings
    lost most on English possessions in France to Phillip
    Excommunicated by Pope Innocent III
    Phillip of France assembled massive army and nobles would support the English Kings-made deal with pope
    forced to sign the Magna Carta in 1215
    died of dysentery
  3. wrote a different kind of handbook
    The Prince-published in 1513
    guide to rulers on how to gain and maintain power
    urged rulers to use whatever methods necessary to achieve their goals
  4. Sauls son in law
    extremely popular and untied tribes
    established the capital of Jerusalem
    founded a dynasty
    Jerusalem expansion
    Killed Goliath
  5. (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 True/False questions

  1. William The Conquererknown as the bastard & ______I
    Norman
    Won the Battle of Hastings in 1066 &Normans take over
    killed Harold Godwin and crowned king
    ruthless ruler
    Had three sons-Robert (disinherited), William 2, and Henry 1

          

  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. Darius IThe Great
    King of Persia 522-486 BCE, belonging to the Achaemenid Dynasty
    united Persia
    organized the empire into 20 satrapies
    built highways, established a postal systemhelped the economy by having coinage, weights and measures standardized
    sent expeditions to neighboring regions
    great religious tolerance
    he completed the canal from the Nile to the Red Sea.

          

  4. Sophocles(469-399)
    Greek Philosopher
    credited with the fundamentals of modern&western philosophy
    Known for creation Socratic Irony &Socratic method
    recognized for inventing pedagogy
    -teacher questions students in a manner that draws out the correct response
    students were Plato and Aristotle
    fought bravery for Athens in Peloponensian War

          

  5. GilgameshAn 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