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WEST History: Ancient Greece Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Mycenaeans and the Minoans shared all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 2 2. Why was Socrates' quest for truth considered so dangerous by Athenian society?

Question 3 3. Which of the following was NOT a type of Greek theatre?

Question 4 4. Pan-Hellenic competitions like the Olympics helped limit bloodshed between Greek city-states by _____.

Question 5 5. Greek city states did not form kingdoms and empires like their Egyptian and Sumerian counterparts because

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Question 6 6. You would most likely find an idol to a God in an ancient Greek temple's _____.

Question 7 7. One of Aristotle's most famous students was

Question 8 8. Plato's ideal Republic is ruled by

Question 9 9. Athens' allies became its subjects when _____.

Question 10 10. Greek theatres are famous for their _____.

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Question 11 11. Alcibiades primarily served _____.

Question 12 12. Why is it so hard to make generalizations about Greek religion?

Question 13 13. What effect did the battle of Salamis have on Greek culture?

Question 14 14. How did Erasistratus' beliefs differ from the other great minds of his time?

Question 15 15. This column, with its plantlike decorations at its capital, is _____ .

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Question 16 16. Why was Socrates sentenced to death?

Question 17 17. The Persians were defeated at Marathon because:

Question 18 18. Which statement correctly compares the columns of the Doric and Ionic orders?

Question 19 19. Greek sculpture surpassed that of previous cultures because

Question 20 20. Zeno's paradox of the bow tried to demonstrate Parmenides' theory with a series of paradoxes. Zeno tried to prove that:

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Question 21 21. The TV show South Park and Greek comedy share which of the following characteristics?

Question 22 22. How were Herodotus' historical accounts different from previous accounts?

Question 23 23. Socrates proposed all of the following, except:

Question 24 24. How was Christianity influenced by Greek religion?

Question 25 25. By sentencing Socrates to death, the Athenians:

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Question 26 26. Each of the following pairs matches a god to his/her domain except

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a tragic moral?

Question 28 28. Greek city states established colonies in order to _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following English words is NOT derived from the Greek word Polis?

Question 30 30. How have Aristotle's works impacted the modern world?

WEST History: Ancient Greece Chapter Exam Instructions

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