Alexander the Great and the Birth of Hellenism


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

2. Alexander the Great conquered all of the following except:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Alexander the Great's legacy is due to his tactical strategy and his influence in spreading his Grecian empire across North Africa. This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of Alexander the Great and Hellenization.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Alexander the Great's history and background
  • Specific details about Alexander the Great's empire
  • Key cities and regions conquered by Alexander the Great
  • What Hellenization is

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow students to test the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about Alexander the Great
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately identify key concepts, including what Hellenization is
  • Making connections - correlate your historical knowledge and geography knowledge to make critical assumptions about where Alexander the Great's empire extends
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Alexander the Great and Hellenism

Additional Learning

To start learning more about Alexander the Great and the Greek empire, review the accompanying lesson called Alexander the Great and the Birth of Hellenism. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Covers crucial events in Alexander the Great's history and lifetime
  • Explains the process of Hellenization and the spread of an empire
  • Details specific events that led to the mass Hellenization of North Africa
  • Explains methods unique to Alexander the Great's tactics