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CLEP Social Sciences and History: The Hellenistic Age and Macedonia Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How have Aristotle's works impacted the modern world?

Question 2 2. How did Erasistratus' anatomical beliefs differ from others of his time?

Question 3 3. How did Philip II conquer Greece?

Question 4 4. Pericles' plan for winning the Peloponnesian War might have worked if it wasn't for the _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a tragic moral?

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Question 6 6. Socrates proposed all of the following, except:

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements best describes the tragedian's role in Athenian religion?

Question 8 8. After the Bronze Age collapse, most city-states in ancient Greece were governed by _____.

Question 9 9. To promote democracy, Pericles did each of the following, EXCEPT that _____

Question 10 10. How did Archimedes find his most important discovery?

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Question 11 11. By sentencing Socrates to death, the Athenians:

Question 12 12. Which of the following was NOT a type of Greek theatre?

Question 13 13. Even after centuries of growing, the Library of Alexandria held fewer books than most modern libraries. This is because _____.

Question 14 14. The works in the Library of Alexandria were written on _____.

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

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Question 16 16. Why did Sparta refuse to participate in the Delian League?

Question 17 17. Why did Alexander the Great retreat from the Macedonian campaign in India?

Question 18 18. The Peloponnesian war started because _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following scientific ideas would Plato disagree with

Question 20 20. Greek tragedy reached its pinnacle in Athens in what century?

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Question 21 21. How did Solon solve Athens' economic problems?

Question 22 22. Plato wrote his Allegory of the Cave in order to:

Question 23 23. In ancient Greek political thought, how is a classical tyrant different from a king?

Question 24 24. How did Cleisthenes complete Athens' democratic reformation?

Question 25 25. Alexander the Great conquered all of the following except:

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Question 26 26. How did poor people in Athens manage to get a loan around 590 BCE?

Question 27 27. Why did Alexandria become a center of Hellenistic scholarship?

Question 28 28. Hellenization refers to:

Question 29 29. Languages naturally tend to _____

Question 30 30. John loves all fruit. Apples are a fruit. Therefore, John loves apples. This is an example of Aristotelian logic known as:

CLEP Social Sciences and History: The Hellenistic Age and Macedonia Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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