Sasanid Empire: History, Society & Religion


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Ancient Iran is also known as

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1. Which of these is true of the Sasanid Empire?

2. Which of these men is considered the most famous Sasanid rulers?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of the Sasanid Empire. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include other names for Ancient Iran.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you'll be tested on the:

  • Most famous Sasanid ruler
  • Meaning of 'Shahanshah'
  • Main religion of the Sasanid Empire

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 Sasanid Empire
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the legacy of the Sasanid Empire
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the name given to Sasanid kings

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson entitled Sasanid Empire: History, Society & Religion. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify basic facts of the Sasanid Empire
  • Know the achievements of Khosro I
  • Understand the religion and societal life of the Empire
  • Recognize the causes for the Sasanid Empire's decline