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Ancient Greece: Athens Overview Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The introduction of hoplite soldiers was most likely influenced by which of the following?

Question 2 2. Which of the following element of Athenian society is incorrectly defined?

Question 3 3. Who were the Titans?

Question 4 4. What were the characteristics of Greek gods?

Question 5 5. As which of the following did the agora serve?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following philosophers got their start in the agora?

Question 7 7. Which of the following would be considered citizens in a polis?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a legacy of the polis?

Question 9 9. What is one of the primary differences between the 3 styles of Greek temples?

Question 10 10. What are the Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian styles?

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Question 11 11. Why were the Greeks more focused on producing wine and olive oil than on growing food for their population?

Question 12 12. How did the Greeks move between their cities?

Question 13 13. Most of the buildings in the Acropolis have what direct function?

Question 14 14. What makes the Parthenon such an impressive structure?

Question 15 15. Which of these are examples of Greek export items?

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Question 16 16. What is a city-state?

Question 17 17. What was a typical prize for the winners of the athletic games during the Panathenaea?

Question 18 18. Who was allowed to participate in the Thesmophoria, a holiday devoted to the goddess Demeter?

Question 19 19. Which of these were founded or developed by ancient Athenians to the point that they set the standards for Western culture?

Question 20 20. What is a city-state?

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Question 21 21. How did Cleisthenes complete Athens' democratic reformation?

Question 22 22. How did poor people in Athens manage to get a loan around 590 BCE?

Question 23 23. Which of the following best describes the reforms of Athenian society instituted by Solon?

Question 24 24. Who were the Olympians?

Question 25 25. The traditions of the agora lived on past the heights of Athenian power, particularly through what Roman institution?

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Question 26 26. What was one of the problems faced by the Greek polis?

Question 27 27. What was an amphora?

Question 28 28. Which of these is NOT a major landform in Greece?

Question 29 29. Aside from the Parthenon, which other building in the Acropolis also served as a temple to Athena?

Question 30 30. How did coins help international trade?

Ancient Greece: Athens Overview Chapter Exam Instructions

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