Ancient Greek Civilization Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. After watching a Greek tragedy about a powerful woman like Euripides' Medea, the audience would probably come to which of the following conclusions about powerful women?

Question 2 2. In The Odyssey, Odysseus is away from home for

Question 3 3. Which statement about Aristotle is true?

Question 4 4. Which of the following English words is NOT derived from the Greek word Polis?

Question 5 5. Which of the following best illustrates the Spartan agoge?

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Question 6 6. The Delian League was formed to _____.

Question 7 7. Plato's ideal Republic is ruled by

Question 8 8. The first known writing system was

Question 9 9. By sentencing Socrates to death, the Athenians:

Question 10 10. The Iliad ends with the funeral of

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Question 11 11. Why was early cuneiform such a limited form of writing?

Question 12 12. In 490 BCE, Persian emperor Darius the Great invaded Greece because:

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

Question 14 14. Why did Alexander the Great retreat from the Macedonian campaign in India?

Question 15 15. Plato and Aristotle describe woman as

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Question 16 16. According to Plato, we know about ideal forms because _____

Question 17 17. Most ancient Greek women were free to do which of the following

Question 18 18. Why was Alexandria the perfect place for the creation of a library?

Question 19 19. Spartan women were unlike most ancient Greek women in what respects?

Question 20 20. How have Aristotle's works impacted the modern world?

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Question 21 21. In The Iliad, to help her son gain immortality, the goddess Thetis does all of the following EXCEPT

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of Greek city-states?

Question 23 23. One of Aristotle's most famous students was

Question 24 24. Alcibiades primarily served _____.

Question 25 25. After the Bronze Age collapse, most city-states in ancient Greece were governed by _____.

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Question 26 26. Pythagoras believed that the universe was governed by

Question 27 27. How does Agamemnon's behavior in the The Iliad and The Odyssey reflect the Greeks' view of authority?

Question 28 28. In ancient Greek political thought, how is a classical tyrant different from a king?

Question 29 29. The Presocratics were mostly concerned with explaining

Question 30 30. Which of the following explains the need for Spartan hoplites as well as the phalanx style of warfare?

Ancient Greek Civilization Chapter Exam Instructions

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