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  1. Attila
  2. Darius I
  3. Saul
  4. Cambyses
  5. Phillip II of Macedon
  1. a (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
  2. b son&successor of Cyrus the Great
    ruled the Persian Empire
    continued the politic of expansion started by his father
    went with his father to the conquest of Babylonia and was named king of Babylon After becoming king of Persia, he conquered Egypt and was named Pharao in 526
    madness
    killed by brother
  3. c the Hun
    ruler of the Huns
    leader of the Hunnic Empire
    invaded Italy in 451
    built up imperial confederacy in central Europe
    when he died Huns lost power
  4. d First King, chosen because of his success in driving out the Philistines. Portrayed as a tragic man
  5. e 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. (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
  2. 1456-printed the first complete edition of the bible
    The printing revolution
    by 1500 more than 20 million volumes were copied
    printed books were cheaper and easier to produce
    made the bible readily available to many people and advanced everyones knowledge
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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 True/False questions

  1. Gilgamesh(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

          

  2. John IGreatest 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

          

  3. Machiavelli(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

          

  4. AlexanderBorn 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

          

  5. 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