Alexander & the Spread of Hellenistic Culture Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Even after centuries of growing, the Library of Alexandria held fewer books than most modern libraries. This is because _____.

Question 2 2. In The Argonautica, Jason's heroic quality is

Question 3 3. Why did Alexander the Great retreat from the Macedonian campaign in India?

Question 4 4. Ptolemy's model of the universe was based upon the idea that _____.

Question 5 5. Alexander the Great conquered all of the following except:

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Question 6 6. In The Argonautica, King Aietes challenges Jason to

Question 7 7. Hellenization refers to:

Question 8 8. Languages naturally tend to _____

Question 9 9. Why was Alexandria the perfect place for the creation of a library?

Question 10 10. In The Argonautica, the Argo is a magical ship because

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Question 11 11. How did Alexander the Great behave towards those who surrendered?

Question 12 12. Empires try to unify under a common language because _____.

Question 13 13. In The Argonautica, Pelias fears Jason because

Question 14 14. How did Philip II conquer Greece?

Question 15 15. What led to Aristarchus' discovery of a heliocentric universe?

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Question 16 16. How did Archimedes find his most important discovery?

Question 17 17. How did Erasistratus' beliefs differ from the other great minds of his time?

Question 18 18. The works in the Library of Alexandria were written on _____.

Question 19 19. In The Argonautica, in order for the Argonauts to escape the sirens,

Question 20 20. Why did Alexandria become a center of Hellenistic scholarship?

Alexander & the Spread of Hellenistic Culture Chapter Exam Instructions

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