Trivia Quiz About Greco Persian Wars

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They are a series of the conflicts between the Achaemid Empire and Greek city states that started in 499 BC and lasted until 449 BC. You've probably watched movies sequels like 300 that circled around one of the most decisive battles of these wars, but can you relate to most of the events that made up these conflicts? Take our quiz and find out now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where did the wars take place?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Persia

    • C. 

      Mainland Greece, Thrace, Aegean Islands, Asia Minor, Cyprus, Egypt

    • D. 

      Asia Minor

  • 2. 
    What was the result of these wars?
    • A. 

      Greek victory

    • B. 

      Persian Victory

    • C. 

      Egyptian victory

    • D. 

      It was a draw

  • 3. 
    How long did these conflicts last?
    • A. 

      300 years

    • B. 

      100 years

    • C. 

      60 years

    • D. 

      50 years

  • 4. 
    Who led the first Persian invasion og Greece?
    • A. 

      Leonidas

    • B. 

      Xerxes

    • C. 

      Mardonius

    • D. 

      Darius

  • 5. 
    Who led the second invasion of Greece?
    • A. 

      Datis and Artaphernes

    • B. 

      Xerxes

    • C. 

      Ptolomae

    • D. 

      Julius Ceasar

  • 6. 
    What happened during the battle of Marathon?
    • A. 

      The Persian force was decisively defeated by Athenians

    • B. 

      The Persians took over Sparta

    • C. 

      The Persians took over Athens

    • D. 

      The Persian fleet was destroyed

  • 7. 
    When did the Persians suffer a defeat by the Greeks under King Xerxes?
    • A. 

      At the battle of Salamis

    • B. 

      At the battle of Marathon

    • C. 

      In Thrace

    • D. 

      In Modern-day Tunis

  • 8. 
    Which battle ended the invasion of Greece by the Achaemenid Empire?
    • A. 

      The battle of Salamis

    • B. 

      The battle of Alexandria

    • C. 

      The battle of Platea

    • D. 

      The battle of Marathon

  • 9. 
    How many people died during the conflicts?
    • A. 

      150,000

    • B. 

      300,000

    • C. 

      200,000

    • D. 

      500,000

  • 10. 
    When was the Delian league founded?
    • A. 

      In 200 BC

    • B. 

      In 300 BC

    • C. 

      In 478 BC

    • D. 

      In 500 BC

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