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Ancient Greece 2021

Quiz by Christine Caponi

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19 questions
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  • Q1
    A form of government that Sparta had where a small group of people hold power over the country
    Anarchy
    Monarchy
    Oligarchy
    Democracy
    30s
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  • Q2
    Due to Greece's geography, ancient Greeks mostly traveled by boat and became great sailors.
    True
    False
    30s
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  • Q3
    Ancient Greece was a collection of city-states each with its own government. However, they had the following similarities.
    All of the above
    the Olympics
    same gods
    same language
    30s
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  • Q4
    Sparta was a great military power
    False
    True
    30s
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  • Q5
    Women in Athens had more rights that women in Sparta
    True
    False
    30s
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  • Q6
    Athens valued thinking over military strength. They emphasized philosophy, art and science.
    True
    False
    30s
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  • Q7
    Mountains made farming hard for the Greeks so their strongest export was
    ivory
    gold
    olive oil
    perfume
    30s
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  • Q8
    The belief in many gods is called
    monotheism
    religion
    atheism
    polytheism
    30s
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  • Q9
    All of these are ancient Greek achievements EXCEPT
    democracy
    the wheel
    theater
    medicine
    30s
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  • Q10
    Sparta believed strongly in trade.
    True
    False
    20s
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  • Q11
    Sparta was a great military power.
    True
    False
    10s
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  • Q12
    An agora is
    a priest or priestess
    Greek money
    a building on top of a hill
    the center of town where assemblies were held & people would buy and sell goods
    10s
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  • Q13
    an object or memory handed down from one period of time to another
    legacy
    election
    democracy
    oligarchy
    20s
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  • Q14
    to live forever; to never die
    legacy
    agora
    immortal
    majority
    20s
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  • Q15
    an organized choice by vote for a position in a political (government) office
    election
    majority
    democracy
    jury
    20s
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  • Q16
    representing the greater number in a tally, vote or count
    polytheism
    democracy
    majority
    election
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  • Q17
    a form of government where a small group of people hold power over the country
    jury
    democracy
    majority
    oligarchy
    20s
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    Delete
  • Q18
    type of government used in the Athens in which citizens govern themselves
    democracy
    election
    agora
    oligarchy
    20s
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  • Q19
    a group of ordinary citizens who decide the answer to a legal question in the courtroom (determine guilt or innocence)
    agora
    democracy
    majority
    jury
    20s
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