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Life & Land of Ancient Greece Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was a major reform in education developed by the Ancient Greeks?

Question 2 2. What was the name of the height of Greek civilization?

Question 3 3. How did poor people in Athens manage to get a loan around 590 BCE?

Question 4 4. After the Bronze Age collapse, most city-states in ancient Greece were governed by _____.

Question 5 5. The Greeks beat the Persians at Salamis because:

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Question 6 6. How were Herodotus' historical accounts different from previous accounts?

Question 7 7. Which of these is NOT a major landform in Greece?

Question 8 8. How did geography impact government in ancient Greece?

Question 9 9. The source of ancient Athens' strength and wealth was its _____.

Question 10 10. Pericles' plan for winning the Peloponnesian War might have worked if it wasn't for the _____.

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Question 11 11. What led to Aristarchus' discovery of a heliocentric universe?

Question 12 12. How did Erasistratus' anatomical beliefs differ from others of his time?

Question 13 13. What was the most powerful city-state in Greece known as?

Question 14 14. What was the focus of Spartan culture?

Question 15 15. Greek city states established colonies in order to _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following English words is NOT derived from the Greek word Polis?

Question 17 17. Why did Sparta refuse to participate in the Delian League?

Question 18 18. The Delian League was formed to _____.

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

Question 20 20. The works in the library of Alexandria were written on _____.

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Question 21 21. Alexander the Great conquered all of the following except:

Question 22 22. How did Philip II conquer Greece?

Question 23 23. What is a city-state?

Question 24 24. What prompted the Greeks to really become involved in international trade?

Question 25 25. Socrates proposed all of the following, except:

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Question 26 26. Our main source of information on Socrates comes from _____.

Question 27 27. Which of the following scientific ideas would Plato disagree with

Question 28 28. Plato wrote his Allegory of the Cave in order to:

Question 29 29. Which of these were developed by the Ancient Greeks?

Question 30 30. How did Solon solve Athens' economic problems?

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