AP World History Final Exam #6

32 Questions | Total Attempts: 33

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Ancient Hellas 404-27 BC


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  • 1. 
    Sparta finally entered Athens, replaces the democracy with an oligarchy, and dismantled the walls in: 
    • A. 

      403

    • B. 

      404

    • C. 

      406

    • D. 

      407

  • 2. 
    In 403, Sokrates was tried on the grounds that he: 
    • A. 

      Didn't believe in the state gods

    • B. 

      Helped Sparta during the last years of war

    • C. 

      Introduced foreign gods

    • D. 

      Corrupted the youth

  • 3. 
    Which of the following poleis became dominant in Hellas after the Peloponnesian War in 404 BC: 
    • A. 

      Korinth

    • B. 

      Sparta

    • C. 

      Thebes

    • D. 

      Athens

  • 4. 
    Which of the following did Atehns suffer after the Peloponnesian War: 
    • A. 

      Decrease in male population

    • B. 

      Flight of the foreign professionals

    • C. 

      Loss of her naval forces

    • D. 

      Loss of the middle class

  • 5. 
    The Spartan male population was reduced to about ____________ by the end of the Peloponnesian War. 
    • A. 

      2,000

    • B. 

      5,000

    • C. 

      10,000

    • D. 

      1,000

  • 6. 
    Which poleis united against Sparta in 395 BC because of her foreign war? 
    • A. 

      Argos

    • B. 

      Athens

    • C. 

      Korinth

    • D. 

      Thebes

  • 7. 
    All of the Hellenic poleis were called to the city of ______ to hear the terms of the Prsian Peace, concluded in 387 BC.
    • A. 

      Miletos

    • B. 

      Ephesos

    • C. 

      Korinth

    • D. 

      Sardis

  • 8. 
    What polis left the Second Atheninan Confederacy when Athens tried to arrange a peace with Sparta in 371 BC? 
    • A. 

      Argos

    • B. 

      Kornith

    • C. 

      Athens

    • D. 

      Thebes

  • 9. 
    Which two poleis created a peace in 371 BC and invited all forces around the Mediterranean to join in the "universal" peace? 
    • A. 

      Athens

    • B. 

      Korinth

    • C. 

      Sparta

    • D. 

      Thebes

  • 10. 
    In 371 BC, ________ was defeated, thus losing her dominance forever, and causing ger to give the helots citizenship in order to increase her citizen rolls? 
    • A. 

      Athens

    • B. 

      Korinth

    • C. 

      Sparta

    • D. 

      Thebes

  • 11. 
    In which polis did Philip serve as a hostage before becoming king of Makedonia? 
    • A. 

      Athens

    • B. 

      Sparta

    • C. 

      Thebes

    • D. 

      Korinth

  • 12. 
    Which Athenian delievered the 1st of 3 Philippics against the advances of Philip of Makedon into Hellas? 
    • A. 

      Aesxylos

    • B. 

      Kleisthenes

    • C. 

      Kleon

    • D. 

      Demosthenes

  • 13. 
    In ______, a combined Athenian/Theban army was defeated by Philip and Alexander at Xaeronaia. 
    • A. 

      382 BC

    • B. 

      338 BC

    • C. 

      371 BC

    • D. 

      362 BC

  • 14. 
    Which polis was utterly destroyed (except its temples and Pindar's home) for refusing to ally themselves with Philip after his conquest of Hellas? 
    • A. 

      Argos

    • B. 

      Athens

    • C. 

      Thebes

    • D. 

      Sparta

  • 15. 
    When, in 334 BC, Alexander and his Makedonian - Hellenic army crossed the Hellespont, he first stopped at troy to pay homage to the memory of: 
    • A. 

      Hektor

    • B. 

      Priam

    • C. 

      Agamemnon

    • D. 

      Axilles

  • 16. 
    Where did Alexander first meet the Persians, 334 BC? 
    • A. 

      Gordiom

    • B. 

      Granikos

    • C. 

      Issos

    • D. 

      Miletos

  • 17. 
    How did Alexander solve the problem of the Knot of Gordiom? 
  • 18. 
    In 333 BC, Alexander 1st met the Persian king ______ at Issos.
    • A. 

      Kyros

    • B. 

      Darios

    • C. 

      Kambyses

    • D. 

      Artaxerxes

  • 19. 
    How tough was Alexander's battle for Egypt? 
    • A. 

      No contest

    • B. 

      Easy

    • C. 

      Tough

    • D. 

      Very tough

  • 20. 
    Name the city Alexander founded in the Nile delta to become the political, cultural, and economic center of his empire.
  • 21. 
    Why did Alexander torch the Persian Palace at Persepolis? 
    • A. 

      He got drunk

    • B. 

      He wanted to demonstrate the end of the Persian Empire

    • C. 

      He was mad over killing his friend, Kleitus

    • D. 

      It occurred as a result of a domestic riot

  • 22. 
    How did the Persian king Darios die? 
    • A. 

      He was killed at the battle of Granikos

    • B. 

      He was killed during the battle of Issos

    • C. 

      He was found murdereed in Baktria

    • D. 

      He was killed during the battle over Persepolis

  • 23. 
    Where was Darios found murdered by Alexander? 
    • A. 

      Mesopotamia

    • B. 

      Baktria

    • C. 

      Arabia

    • D. 

      India

  • 24. 
    Why was Alexander forced out of India?
    • A. 

      He was defeated by the Rajah Poros

    • B. 

      He was unsuccessful against the Mauryan Chandra Gupta

    • C. 

      His men wanted to go home and mutinied

    • D. 

      His men wanted to invade china

  • 25. 
    Alexander made ________ the standard language of his empire. 
    • A. 

      Arabic

    • B. 

      Aramaic

    • C. 

      Persian

    • D. 

      Greek

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