Social Studies Grade 7 Exam Practice Quiz Multiple Choice & True False

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Social Studies Grade 7 Exam Practice Quiz Multiple Choice & True False

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  • 1. 
    Approximately from when to when was the golden age of Athens?
    • A. 

      230 B.C. - 150 B.C.

    • B. 

      550 B.C. - 340 B.C.

    • C. 

      800 B.C. - 560 B.C.

    • D. 

      660 B.C. - 300 B.C.

  • 2. 
    Which war ended at the start of the golden age of Athens?
    • A. 

      The trojan war

    • B. 

      The peloponnesian war

    • C. 

      The second sacred war

    • D. 

      The persian wars

  • 3. 
    When was the city of Athens at its peak?
    • A. 

      479 B.C. - 431 B.C.

    • B. 

      885 B.C. - 839 B.C.

    • C. 

      345 B.C. - 320 B.C.

    • D. 

      100 B.C. - 78 B.C.

  • 4. 
    What happened to the city at its peak?
    • A. 

      The business and economy improved

    • B. 

      Enhanced aspect of art and culture

    • C. 

      City was rebuilt and renovated

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    What were some of the improvents (to the city ib general) that were ascossiated with the golden age of Athens?
    • A. 

      Work, law, long-distance travel, welfare of the community

    • B. 

      Economy, travel, military and education

    • C. 

      Art, architecture, literature, politics, science, philosophy and history

    • D. 

      Cuisine, Farming, Irrigation, Mathematics and art

  • 6. 
    What was the earliest settlement of the city?
    • A. 

      The temple of Hephaestus

    • B. 

      The agora

    • C. 

      The parthenon

    • D. 

      The acropolis

  • 7. 
    What does acropolis mean in ancient Greek?
    • A. 

      The temple

    • B. 

      The top of the city

    • C. 

      The high city

    • D. 

      The palace

  • 8. 
    Who was Athene?
    • A. 

      The queen of Athens

    • B. 

      The goddess of Athens

    • C. 

      A slave who was significant in Greek history for various reasons

    • D. 

      Athene was a common name in Athens

  • 9. 
    What was the parthenon?
    • A. 

      The main temple of the Acropolis, dedicated to Athene

    • B. 

      The place where political assemblies were held

    • C. 

      The place where slaves slept

    • D. 

      An entertainment centre

  • 10. 
    The first Athenians lived in the Acropolis
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The acropolis was built on a rocky hill
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What was the agora?
    • A. 

      The place where priests held their council

    • B. 

      The main meeting area of the city

    • C. 

      The king's palace

    • D. 

      A sacred public alter for praying to the gods and making sacrifices.

  • 13. 
    What were the buildings around the Agora called?
    • A. 

      Stoae

    • B. 

      Strategoi

    • C. 

      Aeropagus

    • D. 

      Panathena