Rise Of Ancient Greece Question Preview (ID: 18235)

This Is A Review For Chapter 6: The Rise Of Ancient Greece.[print questions]

What is an area surrounded by water on 3 sides?
a) Archipelago
b) Peninsula
c) Island
d) Isthmus

Where did the Greeks go to consult the gods?
a) Pericles
b) Acropolis
c) Oracles
d) Parthenon

What is something that united the various Greek city-states?
a) Language
b) All
c) Customs
d) The Olympics

What was a time period called when the Greeks cared little for learning?
a) Age of Zeus
b) Dark Ages
c) Golden Ages
d) Age of Pericles

Who was the chief god of the Ancient Greeks?
a) Zeus
b) Hades
c) Apollo
d) Persephone

Who was a great philosopher of Ancient Greece?
a) Aristotle
b) All
c) Plato
d) Socrates

What was a poem written by Homer which described the Trojan War?
a) The Illiad
b) The History of the Peloponessian War
c) Troy
d) 300

How would you describe the religious belief of the Greeks?
a) Montheist
b) Polytheist
c) Agnostic
d) All

What building was constructed in Athens to honor the goddess Athena?
a) Acropolis
b) Agora
c) Megora
d) Parthenon

Who was the father of democracy?
a) Plato
b) Socrates
c) Pericles
d) Agememnon

Who were leaders who siezed power in Greece?
a) Dictators
b) Tyrants
c) Aristocrats
d) Presidents

What was the name of the long-story telling poems of the Greeks?
a) Tragedies
b) Dramas
c) Comedies
d) Epics

Which of the following was an early civilization of Ancient Greece?
a) Both
b) Mycenaeans
c) Minoans
d) None

What means to live forever?
a) Oracle
b) Indivisible
c) Invisible
d) Immortal

What was the main difference between the gods and humans according to Greek belief?
a) Gods were immortal
b) The gods never got jealous
c) The gods were not spiteful
d) The gods never participated in wars

What was name of the high city of Ancient Greece?
a) Athens
b) Delphi
c) Oracle
d) Acropolis

What is a story written by the Greeks that usually ends in disaster for the main character?
a) Comedy
b) Tragedy
c) Drama
d) Epic

How did the Ancient Greeks make their living?
a) Farming
b) Hunting
c) Trading/Conquering
d) Silk Road

What was a common occurence between the various Greek city-states?
a) War
b) Peace
c) They never contacted each other
d) All

What were payments made to Athens by their allies?
a) Trial
b) Trireme
c) Tribute
d) Donation

Play Games with the Questions above at ReviewGameZone.com
To play games using the questions from above, visit ReviewGameZone.com and enter game ID number: 18235 in the upper right hand corner or click here.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register