Hellenism and the Athenian Achievement Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. To promote democracy, Pericles did each of the following, EXCEPT that _____

Question 2 2. The TV show South Park and Greek comedy share which of the following characteristics?

Question 3 3. The source of ancient Athens' strength and wealth was its _____.

Question 4 4. Why did Alexander the Great retreat from the Macedonian campaign in India?

Question 5 5. How did Archimedes find his most important discovery?

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Question 6 6. How did poor people in Athens manage to get a loan around 590 BCE?

Question 7 7. After the Bronze Age collapse, most city-states in ancient Greece were governed by _____.

Question 8 8. Our main source of information on Socrates comes from _____.

Question 9 9. Why was Socrates sentenced to death?

Question 10 10. Even after centuries of growing, the Library of Alexandria held fewer books than most modern libraries. This is because _____.

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Question 11 11. Languages naturally tend to _____

Question 12 12. Pericles' plan for winning the Peloponnesian War was to _____.

Question 13 13. One of Aristotle's most famous students was

Question 14 14. Plato's ideal Republic is ruled by

Question 15 15. For Plato, true knowledge can only be found through:

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Question 16 16. In ancient Greek political thought, how is a classical tyrant different from a king?

Question 17 17. Why did Alexandria become a center of Hellenistic scholarship?

Question 18 18. Socrates proposed all of the following, except:

Question 19 19. Empires try to unify under a common language because _____.

Question 20 20. In The Argonautica, in order for the Argonauts to escape the sirens,

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Question 21 21. What led to Aristarchus' discovery of a heliocentric universe?

Question 22 22. Alexander the Great conquered all of the following except:

Question 23 23. In The Argonautica, King Aietes challenges Jason to

Question 24 24. Which statement about Aristotle is true?

Question 25 25. Hellenization refers to:

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Question 26 26. Alcibiades primarily served _____.

Question 27 27. How did Philip II conquer Greece?

Question 28 28. Which of the following lists the Athenian tragedians in chronological order?

Question 29 29. By sentencing Socrates to death, the Athenians:

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a tragic moral?

Hellenism and the Athenian Achievement Chapter Exam Instructions

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