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  1. Phillip II of Macedon
  2. Abraham
  3. Homer
  4. Darius I
  5. Solomon
  1. a 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.
  2. b Davids son whose mother was Bathsheba
    most powerful
    built a trading empire (to help his friend Hiram, the king of Phoenician City of Tyre)
    built a great temple in Jerusalem
    -permanent Home for the Ark of Covent
    temple, wealth, and established trade
  3. c (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
  4. d 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
  5. e established a covent with god
    father of the jews
    Abrahamic religions

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. First King, chosen because of his success in driving out the Philistines. Portrayed as a tragic man
  2. 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. (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
  4. 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
  5. Defender of Faith
    Needed to Divorce Catherine of Aragon
    Began the Protestant Church in England
    Had Six Wives
    English King
    embraced Protestantism

5 True/False questions

  1. Attilathe 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

          

  2. Machiavelliwrote 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

          

  3. ArchimedesBorn 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. Cleisthenes(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

          

  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