The Acropolis & The Parthenon Frieze

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The Acropolis & The Parthenon Frieze

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Peloponnesian Legue transfered its treasury to Athens after disatser in? 
    • A. 

      Sparta

    • B. 

      Egypt

    • C. 

      Corinth

    • D. 

      Attica

  • 2. 
    The 1st Peloponnesian war (undeclared) was faught between Athens and?
    • A. 

      Sparta Leagues

    • B. 

      Rome

    • C. 

      Lesbos

    • D. 

      Egypt

  • 3. 
    Pericles was elected proecutor of ?
    • A. 

      Ephialtes

    • B. 

      Plutarch

    • C. 

      Pausanias

    • D. 

      Cimon

  • 4. 
    Public building program largely took place in? 
    • A. 

      440-430's BCE

    • B. 

      340-330 BCE

    • C. 

      820-800 BCE

    • D. 

      720-770 BCE

  • 5. 
    Perccles can from a __________background
    • A. 

      It is not known

    • B. 

      Son of a freed slave

    • C. 

      Aristocratic

    • D. 

      Rural farming family

  • 6. 
    Doric order is? 
    • A. 

      A legue of city states

    • B. 

      A type of architecture

    • C. 

      Pericles' council

    • D. 

      Name for 5th cent historians

  • 7. 
    Topography is the Acropolis means?
    • A. 

      Its wealth

    • B. 

      Its fame

    • C. 

      It's location relation to the rest of Athens

    • D. 

      How close it was to teh Sea

  • 8. 
    Which of the fololowing is NOT a temple of the Acropolis ?
    • A. 

      Temple Athene Nike

    • B. 

      Shrine of Artemis Brauronia

    • C. 

      Precinct of Poseidon

    • D. 

      Temple of the Sun and Apollo

  • 9. 
    How many sets of metopes are there on the Parthenon ?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      8

  • 10. 
    Acording to Pausanias the pediment of the entrence of the Parthenon?
    • A. 

      Birth of Athena

    • B. 

      Birth of Athens

    • C. 

      Birth of Aphrodite

    • D. 

      Birth of Poseidon

  • 11. 
    The Parthenon frieze is often thought to depict ? 
    • A. 

      Festival Panthenaia

    • B. 

      Festival Dionysus

    • C. 

      Festival Peania

    • D. 

      Festival of Athena Pilos

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