The Hellenistic Synthesis

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Based on the subtitle "The Hellenistic Synthesis" from chapter four of Earth and its Poeples.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Sucleucid Kingdom lost its Peripherial territiory by the third centure BCE.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Whic of the following is true?
    • A. 

      The Antigonids ruled Egypt

    • B. 

      The Ptomlemies ruled Egpyt

    • C. 

      The Antigonids ruled Macedonia

    • D. 

      The Seceucdid Kingdom ruled Macedonia

    • E. 

      Both B and C

  • 3. 
    Alexandria was the largest city of the Hellenistic Age, with almost 400,000 poeple.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Did Athens resist Macedonian rule?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    Alexandra was-
    • A. 

      A political center

    • B. 

      A center of learning

    • C. 

      A brand new type of city, called a Topia

    • D. 

      A major trading center

    • E. 

      A, B, and D, but not C

  • 6. 
    Alexandria was a Greek City with a large Jewish population.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Hellenization prohibited the intermarriage of Greeks and non-Greeks
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    A word for influenced by Greek culture is-
  • 9. 
    Describe thee splitting of Alexander the Great's Kingdom.