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The Legacy of Ancient Greece & Rome Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was Athens such an influential poleis?

Question 2 2. Whose actions led to the creation of the Hellenistic world?

Question 3 3. In ancient Greece, what type of government did Athens form?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was one of the most important developments during the Archaic Period of ancient Greece?

Question 5 5. Which of these were developed by the Ancient Greeks?

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Question 6 6. What was a major reform in education developed by the Ancient Greeks?

Question 7 7. What was the name of the height of Greek civilization?

Question 8 8. How did Greek sculpture change from earlier styles of art?

Question 9 9. How were the common class citizens of the Roman Republic represented?

Question 10 10. Why was the Italian Peninsula easy to defend?

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Question 11 11. Why was Brutus relevant in early Roman history?

Question 12 12. Which of these modern day countries was part of the Roman Republic?

Question 13 13. Why did some people love Julius Caesar, while others hated him?

Question 14 14. Why did Julius Caesar, Pompey Magnus, and Marcus Licinius form the First Triumvirate?

Question 15 15. How did Julius Caesar destroy the Republic?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following did Pompey NOT do to win the support of the Plebs?

Question 17 17. From which of the following civilizations did the Romans adopt their alphabet, religion, and much of their architecture and art?

Question 18 18. How did Etruscan society differ from Roman society?

Question 19 19. Although the Romans claimed to be descendants from the civilized people of Troy, it is much more likely that they were descendants of Latins, who were _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following made Italy a great place to start an empire?

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Question 21 21. From which culture did the Romans get their alphabet?

Question 22 22. What does Veto mean?

Question 23 23. Which civilization were the Romans particularly obsessed with copying?

Question 24 24. What is a Senex?

Question 25 25. Which of the following was NOT a reason for the fall of Rome?

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Question 26 26. How did the division of the empire contribute to Rome's inability to stop invading tribes?

Question 27 27. How did the emperors Diocletian and Constantine undermine the stability of the Roman Empire?

Question 28 28. What event marks the end of the Roman Empire?

Question 29 29. Why did ancient Greece fall?

Question 30 30. Which form of government was developed in Athens?

The Legacy of Ancient Greece & Rome Chapter Exam Instructions

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