The Parthenon Marbles

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The Parthenon Marbles

Watch the following video on the Parthenon Marbles by National Geographic ( https://www. Youtube. Com/watch? V=J3MXPqYKKRM) and take the quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Parthenon was blown up in 1687 during a war between Venice and the Ottoman Empire.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The Lord Elgin was 
    • A. 

      A consultant for the British Royal family.

    • B. 

      An ambassador to Venice.

    • C. 

      An British ambassador to the Ottoman Empire.

  • 3. 
    The marbles were cut into pieces so that they could be
  • 4. 
    Why should the marbles return to Greece according to the representative of the Acropolis Museum?
  • 5. 
    What does the British Museum offer in regard to the Parthenon Marbles?Why should the Marbles remain there?