Peloponnesian War Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who participated in the Peloponnesian War?
    • A. 

      Persia vs. Greece

    • B. 

      Athens vs. Sparta

    • C. 

      Corinth vs. Athens

    • D. 

      Sparta vs.Thebes

  • 2. 
    This alliance was created by Athens to ____________.
    • A. 

      To form peace with Persia

    • B. 

      Protect the members from attack by the Persians

    • C. 

      To form peace with Sparta

    • D. 

      Go to war with Sparta

  • 3. 
    What was the name of the anti-Athens alliance that was led by Sparta called, and it included Thebes, Megara, and Corinth?
    • A. 

      Peloponnesian League

    • B. 

      Delian League

    • C. 

      Olympian League

    • D. 

      Justice League

  • 4. 
    What was the main cause of the Peloponnesian War?
    • A. 

      The plague

    • B. 

      Disagreements related to trade

    • C. 

      The helots revolted

    • D. 

      Power struggles among the city-states

  • 5. 
    This shorter war came to an end with
    • A. 

      A victory for Athens

    • B. 

      The surrender of Athens

    • C. 

      A peace that lasted 15 years.

    • D. 

      The destruction of Athens fleet

  • 6. 
    For what purpose did Athens take the money from the Delian League?
    • A. 

      Rebuild the Parthenon

    • B. 

      Build ships for trading

    • C. 

      Pay for the Olympic Games

    • D. 

      Pay Pericles salary

  • 7. 
    Sparta made a deal with ____________ in return for gold in order to build a fleet of ships.
    • A. 

      Corinth

    • B. 

      Ionia

    • C. 

      Macedonia

    • D. 

      Persia

  • 8. 
    The war ended in 404 B.C. after
    • A. 

      The Persians turned on the Spartans.

    • B. 

      The Persians turned on the Spartans.

    • C. 

      Athens surrendered after its naval fleet was destroyed.

    • D. 

      Sparta surrendered after its army was destroyed.

  • 9. 
    In 350 B.C., who conquered the Greek city-states?
    • A. 

      Sicilians

    • B. 

      Macedonians

    • C. 

      Romans

    • D. 

      Persians

  • 10. 
    Pick the results of the Peloponnesian War. (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      All of Greece was devastated

    • B. 

      Greece was now vulnerable to invasion.

    • C. 

      Athens was victorious

    • D. 

      Sparta was victorious

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