What Do You Know About Alexander The Great?

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What Do You Know About Alexander The Great?

Alexander III of Macedon, or strongly known as Alexander the Great was an emporer of the ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and an important part of the Argead dynasty. Take a quiz and see how much you know about this historical figure


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  • 1. 
    Alexander the Great was born in Pella in the year?
    • A. 

      356 BC

    • B. 

      355BC

    • C. 

      369BC

    • D. 

      360BC

  • 2. 
    What age did he succeed King Philip II?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      23

    • C. 

      18

    • D. 

      20

  • 3. 
    Alexander the Great was an ancient Macedonian ruler of both?
    • A. 

      Macedonia and Persia

    • B. 

      Egypt and Jerusalem

    • C. 

      Rome and Germany

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    During his youth, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle until age?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      17

    • C. 

      13

    • D. 

      16

  • 5. 
    After ascension to the throne, Alexander was awarded the generalship of?
    • A. 

      Persia

    • B. 

      Iran

    • C. 

      Babylonia

    • D. 

      Macedonia

  • 6. 
    He used his authority to launch his father’s pan-Hellenic project to lead the Greeks in the conquest of?
    • A. 

      Babylonia

    • B. 

      Sparta

    • C. 

      Persia

    • D. 

      Macedonia

  • 7. 
    He invaded the Achaemenid Empire and began a series of campaigns that lasted for?
    • A. 

      5 years

    • B. 

      15 years

    • C. 

      10 years

    • D. 

      2 years

  • 8. 
    His invasion of Achaemenid Empire in the Persia Kingdom happened in the year?
    • A. 

      443 BC

    • B. 

      223 BC

    • C. 

      333BC

    • D. 

      334BC

  • 9. 
    Which king of Persia did he overthrow after the conquest
    • A. 

      Darius II

    • B. 

      Darius IV

    • C. 

      Darius III

    • D. 

      Darius I

  • 10. 
    He took over Persia, extend his empire from Adriatic Sea to the
    • A. 

      Roman empire

    • B. 

      Indus River

    • C. 

      Egyptian kingdom

    • D. 

      All of the above