Review Quiz On History Of Ancient Greece! Trivia

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Review Quiz On History Of Ancient Greece! Trivia

Answer the following questions to study for your Chapter 5 Test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who wrote The Republic, a book that set forth his vision of a perfect society?
  • 2. 
    During what war did more than 1/3 of the Athenians die from disease?
  • 3. 
    What is a phalanx?
  • 4. 
    What was the most important lesson for girls in Athens to learn?
    • A. 

      How to become good citizens

    • B. 

      How to manage the household

    • C. 

      How to support the military cause

    • D. 

      How to become good wives and mothers

  • 5. 
    Which of the following democratic reforms did Pericles make in Athens?
    • A. 

      Decrease the requirements for citizenship

    • B. 

      Increase public payroll

    • C. 

      Eliminate the position of a cheif executive

    • D. 

      Provide lawyers for citizens accused of crimes

  • 6. 
    The use of what metal enabled more men to become soldiers in the Greek army?
  • 7. 
    Who abused his power and used Delian League money to beautify Athens?
  • 8. 
    Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of "Classical Art"?
    • A. 

      Order

    • B. 

      Emotion

    • C. 

      Proportion

    • D. 

      Balance

  • 9. 
    Which philosopher was condemned to death for "neglecting the city's gods"?
  • 10. 
    Daily life was centered on military training in which Greek polis?
  • 11. 
    Who fought in the Peloponnesian War?
  • 12. 
    As the Hellenistic period was coming to an end, which city was growing in importance?
  • 13. 
    What cultures does the Greek culture blend with to create the Hellenistic culture? (type your answers in alphabetical order)
  • 14. 
    Who was the common enemy of all Greek city-states?
  • 15. 
    Which Hellenistic city was located strategically for trade, contained an advanced museum and library, and was culturally diverse?
  • 16. 
    Who were the heroes in the Iliad? (in alphabetical order)
  • 17. 
    What did Athens experience after the Persians were driven from Greece?
  • 18. 
    Which of Alexander's generals ruled part of the empire after his death? (in alphabetical order)
  • 19. 
    Who won the Peloponnesian War?
  • 20. 
    Which Persian king invaded Athens to avenge his father?
  • 21. 
    Which civilization had a great influence on economy and language of the early Greeks?
  • 22. 
    These people emphasized duty, strength, and discipline.
  • 23. 
    These are traditional stories about gods.
  • 24. 
    This blind story teller is best known for his tales about Achilles and Odysseus.
  • 25. 
    This philosopher was the tutor of Alexander the Great.
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