The Peloponnesian War: History, Cause & Result


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which of the following was NOT a factor leading to the Peloponnesian War?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What two city-states formed the central powers of the rival sides in the Peloponnesian War?

2. What was a major consequence of the Peloponnesian War?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on the Peloponnesian War. Some of the details that you will be assessed on include the factors that led to the war.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • The two central powers in the conflict
  • Consequences and outcomes of the Peloponnesian War
  • What distinct advantage Athens had

Skills Practiced

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

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the history, causes and results of the Peloponnesian War
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Athenian advantage in the conflict
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the outcome of the war

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called The Peloponnesian War: History Cause and Result. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify basic facts regarding the war, such as participants and dates
  • Understand the catalysts for the Peloponnesian War
  • Know the war's effect on the Kingdom of Macedon