Ancient Greece

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Quiz about Ancient Greece


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  • 1. 
    What time period is the Archiac period in?
    • A. 

      1000BC-800BC

    • B. 

      800BC-600BC

    • C. 

      600BC-400BC

    • D. 

      400BC-200BC

  • 2. 
    Athens was built around what?
    • A. 

      The Acropolis

    • B. 

      The Parthenon

    • C. 

      Athena's Olive Tree

    • D. 

      A freshwater spring

  • 3. 
    The cities and the area around them in Ancient Greece were called what?
    • A. 

      Provinces

    • B. 

      Territories

    • C. 

      City-States

    • D. 

      City-Area

  • 4. 
    During what time was the Golden Age of Athens
    • A. 

      800BC-650BC

    • B. 

      650BC-500BC

    • C. 

      500BC-350BC

    • D. 

      350BC-200BC

  • 5. 
    The Greeks made the first maps.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The Parthenon was dedicated to Poseidon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    At the heart of every Greek city was a marketplace called the Stoae
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Phedias was an enormously popular politician in Athens.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The Parthenon was made out of what material?
    • A. 

      Limestone

    • B. 

      White Marble

    • C. 

      Grey Marble

    • D. 

      Granite

  • 10. 
    The Pantheon was in the Acropolis in Athens
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The Ancient Greeks were experts at what?
    • A. 

      Mapmaking

    • B. 

      Sea Travel

    • C. 

      Navigation

    • D. 

      Exploration

    • E. 

      A and C

    • F. 

      B and D

  • 12. 
    Who were the leaders in Ancient Greece?
    • A. 

      Ionia

    • B. 

      Athens

    • C. 

      Macedonia

  • 13. 
    At the heart of every Greek City was a marketplace called the 
  • 14. 
    Friezes were paintings that were inside the Parthenon that were read up to down.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    How many days did the Olympic games last?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      Unknown

  • 16. 
    People died in the ancient olympic games.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The most popular event in the olympics were what?
    • A. 

      Stade (one lap of track)

    • B. 

      Pentathlon(five different events)

    • C. 

      Chariot Racing

    • D. 

      Pankration(wrestling/boxing)

  • 18. 
    Who is the Patron god of Athens?
    • A. 

      Zeus

    • B. 

      Poseidon

    • C. 

      Athena

    • D. 

      Ares

  • 19. 
    All the city-states used the same type of coins
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False