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Alexander the Great!?

Quiz by Alexander Coulson

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7 questions
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  • Q1
    Where was Alexander's family from?
    Macedonia
    Alexandria
    London
    Egypt
    60s
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  • Q2
    What did Alexander's dad, Philip, do?
    He was a king
    He was a slave
    He was a lawyer
    Alexander was an orphan
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  • Q3
    How old was Alexander when he became king?
    70
    2
    20
    He never became king
    60s
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  • Q4
    According to legend, what did Alexander do that allowed him to take over the empire of Persia?
    He slayed a dragon
    He learned every language
    He drank a cursed potion and survived
    He cut King Midas' golden knot
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  • Q5
    In addition to his military, what other strategy did Alexander use to take over other countries?
    He made peaceful alliances
    He never successfully took over another country
    He prayed to the gods
    He burned villages down at night
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  • Q6
    What major civilization did Alexander's troops take over?
    Arabia
    Rome
    China
    Egypt
    60s
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  • Q7
    Why was Alexander known as "The Great"?
    His large family
    His bravery and troops
    His inventions and riches
    His intelligence and faith
    60s
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