Ancient Greek Civilization: Middle School World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In The Odyssey, Odysseus' main heroic quality is

Question 2 2. What effect did the battle of Salamis have on Greek culture?

Question 3 3. How did Solon solve Athens' economic problems?

Question 4 4. How did Cleisthenes complete Athens' democratic reformation?

Question 5 5. Our main source of information on Socrates comes from _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of these statements best describes Aristotle's belief in the mean?

Question 7 7. In The Odyssey, each of the following gods tried to keep Odysseus from getting home EXCEPT

Question 8 8. The source of ancient Athens' strength and wealth was its _____.

Question 9 9. The works in the Library of Alexandria were written on _____.

Question 10 10. Which is the correct historical order?

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Question 11 11. Why was Socrates sentenced to death?

Question 12 12. How was Heraclitus different from most of the Presocratics?

Question 13 13. Pan-Hellenic competitions like the Olympics helped limit bloodshed between Greek city-states by _____.

Question 14 14. One of Aristotle's most famous students was

Question 15 15. How did Archimedes find his most important discovery?

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Question 16 16. In The Iliad, Paris stole Helen from

Question 17 17. By sentencing Socrates to death, the Athenians:

Question 18 18. Alexander the Great conquered all of the following except:

Question 19 19. The Iliad ends with the funeral of

Question 20 20. Ptolemy's model of the universe was based upon the idea that _____.

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Question 21 21. In The Odyssey, which of the following characters did NOT help Odysseus kill the suitors?

Question 22 22. For literacy to expand and for empires to grow larger, _____.

Question 23 23. In The Odyssey, Odysseus' journey to the underworld was probably inspired by _____.

Question 24 24. Greek city states established colonies in order to _____.

Question 25 25. According to the Iliad, the Trojan War was fought

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Question 26 26. The Greeks beat the Persians at Salamis because:

Question 27 27. According to Plato, we know about ideal forms because _____

Question 28 28. Which of the following explains why alphabets came to replace pictographs in the West?

Question 29 29. In The Iliad, to help her son gain immortality, the goddess Thetis does all of the following EXCEPT

Question 30 30. How does Odysseus defeat the cyclops Polyphemus?

Ancient Greek Civilization: Middle School World History Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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