Ancient Greece Pre-test (official)

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Ancient Greece Quizzes & Trivia

This is an Ancient Greece Pre-test. There will be a similar Post-test after the unit.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which was an early Greek civilization?
    • A. 

      Minoan

    • B. 

      Olmec

    • C. 

      Uruk

  • 2. 
    The island of Crete is the largest of the Greek islands.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    An epic is a long poem.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The Greeks tricked the Trojans with a wooden goat that started a fire in Troy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The Cyclades are a group of islands.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Alexander the Great ruled all of Africa and Europe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Alexander the Great married the Bactrian princess Roxane.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Alexander the Great had 5 children.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Alexander the Great captured Egypt.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The city of Alexandria is named after Alexander the Great.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which was a Ancient Greek city state?
    • A. 

      Hebos

    • B. 

      Athens

    • C. 

      Themens

  • 12. 
    Sparta had an oligarchy for a government.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Persia attacked Greece twice, once by Xerxes once by Darius.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The olympics started in Greece.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Who was Pericles?
    • A. 

      A fierce Spartan warrior

    • B. 

      A Spartan leader

    • C. 

      An Athenian leader

  • 16. 
    The plague killed Pericles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    What league of allies did Sparta lead?
    • A. 

      The Delian league

    • B. 

      The Peloponnesian league

    • C. 

      The Domocus league

  • 18. 
    What league of allies did Athens lead?
    • A. 

      The Delian league

    • B. 

      The Peloponnesian league

    • C. 

      The Thebot league

  • 19. 
    The Peloponnesian war was fought between Sparta and Athens.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False