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Ancient Greece and Rome Word Search

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Ancient Greece Word Search

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Ancient Greece Word Search

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Ancient Greece Crossword

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Games held every four years olympics
Outdoor marketplace agora
Government ruled by wealthy privileged families aristocracy
Famous for its army sparta
A fast-spreading, often deadly disease plague
Earliest known greek civilization minoans
Another word for slaves in Sparta helots
Who created the machine that carried water from a lower to a higher level archimedes
A machine that carried water from a lower to a higher level screw
Valuables seized in wartime plunder
The war fought between Sparta and Athens was called peloponnesian
The Trojan war was fought between the Greeks and the people of troy
A great king of Macedonia who expanded the empire Alexander
One of Greek's finest achievements in architecture parthenon
Composed two poems about the Trojan War homer
The "Father of Medicine" hippocrates
Had a mighty navy athens
A greek philosopher who used a question-and-answer method of argument socrates
Greeks believed most gods lived on Mount olympus
The first known lighthouse was located in alexandria
Government ruled by the people democracy
Greek philosophers developed a respect for the power of reason
Created important theories about numbers and music pythagoras
A great leader of Athens pericles
Name of the longest olympic race marathon
After the Greeks defeated the Persians they entered a time called the ______age golden

Ancient Greece Word Search

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Ancient Greece crossword puzzle essays #1-5

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Most historians believe that Hellenic history began with the living on _____. CRETE
Who wrote the Odyssey? HOMER
After the Mycenaean civilization ended, there was an era known as the __________. THEDARKAGES
Homer lived in the: ARCHAICERA
A Greek City State is known as a _______. POLEIS
The five main city states of Greece were Sparta, Athens,Argos,Megara, and _________. CORINTH
By the early sixth century, what were the two leading city states? hint: put a dash between the two ATHENS/SPARTA
Sparta needed a strong because they had enslaved the _______ and needed to control them. HELOTS
In 490 BCE the ____________ was about to attack on Greece PERSIANEMPIRE
When the battle finally took place it was called the Battle of __________. MARATHON
Ten years later after that battle was fought the Persians invaded again, under the command of King _____. XERXES
When the Persians invaded again the Greeks were unprepared this time. They sent 300 Spartans to stall the horde at a narrow mountain pass called _______. THERMOPYLAE
Later after the Spartans fought the Persians on Thermopylae, the Athenians fought a sea battle called the ___________. BATTLEOFSALAMIS
During 480-430 BCE the Athens flourished with the leadership of _________. PERICLES
_______ ships protected Athenian trading ships from pirates NAVY
A group of thinkers are called ________.(lovers of wisdom) PHILOSOPHERS
In 461 BCE the Athens and Sparta had their first __________ War. PELOPONNESIAN
Philip II and his son Alexander were two ________ warrior-kings. MACEDONIAN
Alexander had conquered on oft he largest empires ever and spread Greek civilization as far eat as the _____ River. INDUS
_________ died in the Hellenistic Era at age 33 in Babylon. ALEXANDER

the Myth of the birth of Oedipus Word Search

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Ancient Greece Crossword

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deadly widespread disease plague
Sparta & other City-States of lower Greece Peloponnesians
people of Athens Athenians
lower Greek peninsula peloponnesus
Historian-recorded diplomatic attempts to resolve problems Thucydides
Military strategy used to destroy Athens Blockade
Great Statesman & General of Athens Pericles
Breastplate body armor curiass
Athenian war ships Triremes
High City-hill usually with Temples Acropolis
Large temple for the Goddess Athena Parthenon
3 natural harbors,safe ports for Athens Piraeus
main gate entrance into Athens Diplyon
head armor helmet
leg armor greaves
slaves of ancient Sparta helots
Greek soldier hoplite
main weapon of greek infantry spear
Goddess of love & beauty Aphrodite
people with full rights living in a city-state CITIZENS
market place AGORA
God of Thunder leader of the Gods zeus
student of Socrates plato
Great teacher of plato "know thy self" put to death for his ideas SOCRATES

Classical Greece! :) Crossword

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What is name of the war between Athens and Sparta? Peloponnesian War
What is the shorter form of poetry that the Athenians created? Lyric Poetry
Which Greek historian tried to understand events from people's actions? Thucydides
Where is the city Alexandria located? Egypt
How many years was the (answer to #1)? Twenty Seven
True or false: Pericles died in the plague during the (answer to #1). True
Which goddess had a palace on top of the Acropolis in Athens other than Athena? Nike
What was the first city that Alexander the Great conquered? Thebes
What city the Alexander the Great die? Babylon
Where was King Philip's first empire? Macedonia
What kind of clothing did Alexander the Great often wear to gain respect from the (answer)s? Persian
After Alexander the Great died, how many kingdoms was his empire seperated into? Three
What is the name of a person who searches for the truth and the meaning of life? Philosopher
How many columns does the Parthenon have? Forty Six
True or false: Men typically go to the agora in the afternoon to debate over present issues. False
How many feet tall is the statue of Athena inside the Parthenon? Forty
True or false: Alexander the Great married the Egyptian pharoah's daughter. False
True or false: the ancient Greek land was good for farming. False
True or false: Everyone in Greece had different colored clothes. False
True or false: Bread and olives were very important foods in ancient Greece. True
What is the name of the type of play that was most popular in ancient Greece? Tragedy
What is the name of the type of poetry in ancient Greece other than (answer to #2)? Epic Poetry
Which historian traced many events to the will of the gods? Herodotus
Which philosopher asked the question, "What is right, and what is wrong?" Socrates
What is the name of the most famous philosopher that was a student of Plato? Aristotle