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5 Matching questions

  1. Cyrus II
  2. The Gracchi
  3. Henry VIII
  4. Aristotle
  5. David
  1. a 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
  2. b 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
  3. c (384-323BC)
    lived near Macedon, in north Greece
    350BC went to study at Plato's academy
    left Athens&went to Macedon to be a tutor for Prince Alexander the great
    moved back to Athens after Alexander became king and opened his own school- the Lyceum
    interested in science
  4. d Sauls son in law
    extremely popular and untied tribes
    established the capital of Jerusalem
    founded a dynasty
    Jerusalem expansion
    Killed Goliath
  5. e Defender of Faith
    Needed to Divorce Catherine of Aragon
    Began the Protestant Church in England
    Had Six Wives
    English King
    embraced Protestantism

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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. (638-559BC)
    considered to be 1 of the 7 wise men
    was a poet, politician &lawmaker
    born into a noble family
    at age 55 was elected archan of Athens
    wrote a series of laws and reforms
    divided Athens society into five classes based on peoples annual fortune
  3. medical knowledge and Hippocratic Oath
    Father of Medicine
  4. (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. The 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.

5 True/False questions

  1. Cambysesled 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. AttilaFirst Pope
    One of Jesus' original disciples (right hand
    one of the founders of Christianity


  3. Pericles(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


  4. MuhammadGreatest 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


  5. Phillip II of Macedonmedical knowledge and Hippocratic Oath
    Father of Medicine