Ancient Greece Test 1
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by Ashley Culross
| 28 Questions
1
1
Choose the statements that are characterisitcs of the early civilization Minoans.
(some statements could be both Minoans and Mycenaeans)
civilization on Crete
civilization on mainland
strong navy
first ot speak Greek
strong army
traded on Meditterraenean
written language: Linear A
conquered the other early civilization
2
1
Choose the statements that are characterisitcs of the early civilization Mycenaeans.
(some statements could be both Minoans and Mycenaeans)
civilization on Crete
civilization on mainland
strong navy
first ot speak Greek
strong army
traded on Meditterraenean
written language: Linear A
conquered the other early civilization
3
1
Which event did NOT happen during the Classical Time Period?
Persian War
Alexander the Great dies
4
1
Rome conquers Greece in the Archaic Period
True
False
5
1
Explain the differences and similarities between the city-states of Athens and Sparta, Naje sure to discuss their systems of government, roles of men and women, education, and other cultural differences. 5-7 complete sentences.

6
1
The god of travel is
Apollo
Hermes
7
1
The god of the sky is
Zeus
Poseidon
8
1
The god of light/medicine/poetry is
Hades
Apollo
9
1
The god of the sea is
Zeus
Poseidon
10
1
The god of the underworld
Zeus
Hades
11
1
Ares
goddess of women
god of war
12
1
Hera
god of fire
goddess of women
13
1
Athena
god of war
goddess of wisdom/war
14
1
Hephaestus
god of fire
goddess of wisdom/war
15
1
Artemis
goddess of hunting/archery
goddess of wisdom/war
16
10
List the differences and similarities between the city states of Athens and Sparta. Make sure to discuss their systems of government, the roles of men and women, and education.

17
3
Why does Persia want to conquer all of Greece in retaliation?
18
1
Who won the Battle of Marathon and how did the Greeks find out?
Greeks, Pheidippedes ran ~25 miles to tell them.
Persia, Leonidas ran ~25 miles to tell them.
19
1
Why did Persian King Xerxes lead the Second Invasion?
because Athenians helped Ionians
in retaliation to honor his father King Darius I
20
1
What affect did Ephialtes of Trachis have on the Battle of Thermopylae?
By betraying the Greeks, he told the Persians where to go around the mountain to surprise the Greeks and attack
he died in defeat
21
1
The Greeks won the Battle of Salamis in the bay because they were able to manuever their small ships easier to attack Persia's larger ships.
True
False
22
1
Persia is overall victorious in the Persian Wars
True
False
23
1
What is one factor that Sparta DOES NOT declare war on Athens for the Peloponessian War?
Athens killed Spartan's leader.
Sparta is jealous of Athen's power.
24
1
Sparta builds a wall around their city-state.
True
False
25
1
Athens and Sparta sign the Peace of ___________________________.
Greece
Nicias
26
1
Sparta was overall victorious for the Peloponnesian War.
True
False
27
3
What affect did Sparta winning have on Athens?
28
5
In AT LEAST 3 complete sentences, describe the events that led to the fall and decline of Ancient Greek civilization.
(terms to PROBABLY include... Alexander the Great, Corinth, Roman empire)
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