Do You Know Cyrus The Great?

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Cyrus the great was the founder of the Achaemenid Empire. Under his rule, the empire embraced all the previous civilized states of the ancient near east. Know more about him? Take Our Test


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Cyrus the great commonly known as?
    • A. 

      Cyrus the King

    • B. 

      Cyrus the Elder

    • C. 

      Cyrus the strong man

    • D. 

      Cyrus of our time

  • 2. 
    Cyrus the great was the founder of what empire?
    • A. 

      Achaemenid Empire

    • B. 

      Cyrus Empire

    • C. 

      Babylon Empire

    • D. 

      Persia Empire

  • 3. 
    How long did his reign last?
    • A. 

      32 years

    • B. 

      29 years

    • C. 

      27 years

    • D. 

      30 years

  • 4. 
    What empire did he conquer first before building his own empire?
    • A. 

      Lydian Empire

    • B. 

      Neo-Babylonian Empire

    • C. 

      Median Empire

    • D. 

      Persia Empire

  • 5. 
    Who was his successor after his demise?
    • A. 

      Hemhem

    • B. 

      Cambyses

    • C. 

      Messiah

    • D. 

      Nubia

  • 6. 
    What was his relationship with his successor?
    • A. 

      In law

    • B. 

      Cousin

    • C. 

      Father

    • D. 

      Uncle

  • 7. 
    When was Cyrus the great born?
    • A. 

      598 - 600 BC

    • B. 

      498 - 500 BC

    • C. 

      398 - 400 BC

    • D. 

      698 - 700 BC

  • 8. 
    What was the name of his father?
    • A. 

      Achaemenid

    • B. 

      Cambyses

    • C. 

      Persia

    • D. 

      Croesus

  • 9. 
    What was the name of his mother?
    • A. 

      Belshazzar

    • B. 

      Kinzzar

    • C. 

      Quezzar

    • D. 

      Mandane of Media

  • 10. 
    Who succeeded his as the King of Lydia?
    • A. 

      Astyages

    • B. 

      Belshazzar

    • C. 

      Cambyses ll

    • D. 

      Croesus

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