Ancient Greece Quizzes & Trivia

Ancient Greece has a huge importance for the history of humanity. The Greeks gave the world some of history’s greatest minds and some of the most famous warriors. From Leonidas, to Alexander the Great, ancient Greece boasts men of great valor. Almost every science known to man nowadays took its name from a Greek word because they were the first to practice them in Ancient Greece.

Check out some of the questions that you’ll be facing: What was the name of the famous person of Hellenic nationality that conquered the entire known world in antiquity? What was the year when Greece gained independence from the Ottomans? Around how many islands does Greece currently have? Run through all the questions answer them and shout out so the whole world can hear: Nenikikamen!
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Following the end of our chapter on ancient Greece it is now time for the continuous assessment test. The test should take you one and a half hours and the results will have an effect on your final grade at the end of the...

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    1. What effect did the geography of Greece have on its early development? 

Do you know anything about Ancient Greece? Could you pass this quiz? Ancient Greece has a rich history, with many examples of all of the things we have obtained through learning it, and this includes Socrates, Alexander the...

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    Why was trade nearly impossible in ancient Greece?

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    How does the physical geography of Greece effect its development?

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    I was the king of an island civilization that had a famous palace at Knossos ... 

This is a quiz about everything we have learned about Ancient Greece in history this term. You can work on it individually or in pairs. You have about 50 mins to finish it. There will be rewards for the...

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    The capital city of Greece today is:

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Ancient Greece Questions & Answers

What was the most important aspect of life in Sparta? Lycurgus, a lawgiver from the city-state of Sparta, thought education for boys should teach them how to fight. The historian Plutarch...
A spartan man devoted their life to military service. Spartan men were taught that loyalty to the state came first including in front of loyalty towards the family. All of Spartans men were raised as professional soldiers. Military training for them
What are the names of the bodies of water that surround Greece?
The country of Greece is surrounded by a variety of waterways and contains many islands and mountains. The Ionian Sea is found on the western coast of Greece and shares a boundary with Italy. The Aegean Sea is along the eastern and northern coast of
Where from the Mycenaeans borrowed their art styles, pottery designs, and writing?
The Mycenaeans originally developed on mainland Greece from 1600 BC to 1100 BC. They were sometimes referred to as the first Greeks as they were the first to talk the Greek language. Mycenae was their largest city thus the culture’s name. They