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Description

WHAT DOES PHILO MEAN? LOVE
WHAT DOES SOPHIA MEAN? WISDOM
WHICH PHILOSOPHER DEVISED THE IDEA OF THE ATOM? DEMOCRITUS
WHAT DID PYTHAGORUS NOT INVENT? THEORUM
WHO DEVISED THE CONCEPT OF THE FOUR ELEMENTS? THALES
WHO BELIEVED THAT THE MOON BORROWED ITS LIGHT FROM THE SUN? ANAXIMANDER
WHO CONCEIVED OF THE IDEA OF A VACUUM LEUCIPPUS
WHO WAS KNOWN AS THE LAUGHING PHILOSOPHER DEMOCRITUS
WHAT ARE THE FOUR ELEMENTS? EARTH; AIR; FIRE; WATER
WHO DID SOCRATES DISLIKE? SOPHISTS
WHO WAS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT PHILOSOPHERS? SOCRATES
WHAT IS SOCRATES' TEACHING METHOD CALLED? SOCRATIC METHOD
WHICH PHILOSOPHER WAS A SOLDIER IN THE PELOPONNESIAN WAR? SOCRATES
WHICH PHILOSOPHER DRANK HEMLOCK AND DIED? SOCRATES
WHO WAS A STUDENT OF SOCRATES? PLATO
WHO WROTE THE REPUBLIC? PLATO
WHOSE PHILOSOPHY CONCERNED THE IDEA OF REALITY? PLATO
WHICH PHILOSOPHER DISLIKED DEMOCRACY? PLATO
WHICH PHILOSOPHER WAS FROM MACEDONIA? ARISTOTLE
WHICH PHILOSOPHER DEVELOPED THE ART OF RHETORIC ARISTOTLE
WHO TAUGHT ALEXANDER THE GREAT? ARISTOTLE

Ancient Greece Crossword

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Description

What is a form of government in which citizens govern themselves? Democracy
Who is someone who uses reason to explain natural events? Philosopher
What is the city-state in Ancient Greece that is the current capital? Athens
Only 1/5 of the people were allowed to participate in ________. Government
Slaves, foreigners, and ______ were excluded from government. Woman
Plato, Aristotle, and ______ were notable Greek philosophers. Socrates
Many Greeks believed that their ______ were responsible for all natural events. gods
A ______ is a sacred site used to consult a god or goddness. Oracle
Who was the goddness of war? Athena
Who was the father of Hercules? Zeus
The first _____ was held in Greece. Olympics
Which philosopher believed intellectual intelligence can only be attained by upper-class males? Aristotle
Which Athenian branch of government was made up of a council of only 500 men? Executive
What kind of democracy does Ancient Athens have? direct
What princess did the Trojans capture that led into the Trojan war? helen

The Golden Age Of Greece Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Who was the leader in Athens from 461 B.C. to 429 B.C.? Pericles
Where was the Parthenon to Athena built? Athenian Acropolis
Under the leadership of Pericles, citizenship was extended to? Lower-class males
The Greeks laid the foundation for which civilization? Western
What is Plato's most famous work? The Republic
Who was known as the "Father of Tragedy"? Aeschylus
______________ Bound was one of Aeschylus's famous works. Prometheus
One of Sophocles's famous works was the O------ at C------? Oedipus at Colonus
Both of Homer's works was based on the? Trojan War
Who is known as the first writer to collect materials and arrange them in a narrative? Herodotus
Herodotus is also known as the? Father Of History
Who wrote The History of the Peloponnesian War? Thucydides
Which statue is one of the seven wonders of the Ancient World? The Statue Of Zeus
Phidias was both a sculptor and a? Painter?
What is the most ornate type of Greek column? Corinthian
Which is the least ornate type of Greek column? Doric
Which is considered the average ornate type of Greek column? Ionic
Archimedes contributed to the discovery of? Density
Hippocrates is also known as the? Father Of Medicine
Which Greek mathematician wrote "The Elements"? Euclid
Which Greek philosopher created the theorem a^2 + b^2 = c^2? Pythagoras
Which Greek philosopher was a teacher of Plato? Socrates
Pluto believed in the concept of the philosopher king and disliked? Democracy
Aristotle was a tutor of? Alexander The Great

Golden Age of Pericles Crossword

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A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not through representatives. Direct Democracy
He led Athens during much of its golden age. Pericles
An alliance of ancient Greek city states, that was dominated by Athens. Delian League
This temple was built to worship Athena, the goddess of wisdom and the protector of Athens. Parthenon
Their val- ues of harmony, order, balance, and proportion became the standard of what is called... Classical Art
A serious drama about common themes such as love, hate, war, or betrayal. Tragedy
He wrote more than 100 plays, including the tragedies Oedipus Rex. Sophocles
Contained scenes filled with slapstick situations and crude humor. Comedy
His book on the Persian Wars is considered the first work of history. Herodotus
A war fought between the two leading city-states in ancient Greece. Peloponnesian War
Meaning “lovers of wisdom.” Philosophers
He was brought to trial for “corrupting the youth of Athens” Socrates
Poison that killed Socrates slowly. Hemlock
He was a student of Socrates, and wrote The Republic. Plato
He questioned the nature of the world and of human belief, thought, and knowledge. Aristotle

Socrates Crossword

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when did Socrates die 399bc
when was Socrates born 470 BC
Socrates job Philosopher
where Socrates was born Athens
what war was Socrates in Peloponnese war
another word for smart wisdom
what killed Socrates hemlock
whose was Socrates dad Sophroniscus
Socrates mom Phaenarete
what was the name of his method socratic method
how did Socrates teach Aristotle and Plato
Socrates is the father of Western philosophy

Athens and Sparta Crossword

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Description

Which empire took control of Athens? Roman
Spartian warriors were known for their skill and ___ Bravery
How many kings ruled the city of Sparta? Two
Athens was a powerful ___ citystate
Building this structure was an achievement in Athens Parthenon
8,000 of these ruled over 10,000 slaves sparties
Women in Athens had lots of ___ freedom
The Assembly met on top of this hill pnyx
How many social classes did Athens have? four
What was the lowest social class in Athens? slaves
Athens had four of these around their city mountains
What class were the farmers in in Sparta? Helots
A famous philosopher in Athens Socrates
At what age were boys in Sparta taken from their parents and trained for warfare? seven
Athens had this type of government democracy
What did Sparta do early on to the land around them Conquered
Who was the king who helped Sparta defeat Troy? Menelaus
What was the name of the middle class in Sparta? perioeci
War between Athens and Sparta peloponnesian
This caused lots of people in Athens to become sick and die plague

Review for Ancient Greece Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Won the Battle of Marathon Athens
Won the Battle of Thermopylae Persia
Spartan Slaves Helots
Athenian Leader Pericles
City and the surrounding countryside City State
Athenian form of government Democracy
Athens has a large_________ Navy
Sparta has a large __________ Army
What Sparta is good at War
Which battle happens first? Marathon or Thermopylae Marathon
Aristotle tutored him Alexander the Great
Student of Socrates Plato
Socrates was force to drink this Hemlock
Plato believed in this type of king Philosopher
Plato wrote this The Republic
Plato founded this which lasted 900 years Academy
Type of government where voters vote on each issue direct democracy
Most powerful Greek god Zeus
Athena was the goddess of this Wisdom
The Parthenon was dedicated to Athena
Number of Battles Alexander loses none
Reason Alexander dies. Hint: means high temperature Fever

Philosophers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the analytic philosopher from Austria? Ludwig Wittgenstein
Who was an ethics philosopher and a devout catholic? Elizabeth Anscombe
Who came up with the atom theory? Democritus
Who believed the world was made of four elements? Empedocles
What was Spinoza's philosophy that talked about the separation of the church, state, and ethics? Biblical criticism
What was Kierkegaard, Heidegger, and Beauvoir's philosophy? existentialism
Who philosophized about maths and astronomy and was burned alive? Hypatia of Alexandria
Who was a pupil of Socrates that believed in metaphysics and epistemology? Plato
Who was the nihilist? Nietzsche
Who's religious philosophy told how to live life with others and how to follow God? Jesus
Who was a hedonist that believed the greatest good is pleasure and happiness? Epicurus
Who was the philosopher that thought things have an order in life and everything logically follows? Aristotle
Which philosopher came up with the theory of evolution based on natural selection? Darwin
Whose philosophy was Pan-Africanism? Garvey
Who was a stoic? Seneca
Who searched for a cure for the pain of human existence? Buddha
Who believed we should trust our reason and not our senses? Descartes

Ancient Greece Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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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Word Search
Description

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Reason
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Archimedes
phythagoras
Peloponnesian war
Hippocrates
Delian league
Alexandria
Euclid
Mythology
Greek
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philosopher
Aristotle
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Golden age
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Marathon
Sparta
Athens
Mycenae
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Ancient Greek History Crossword

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Crossword
Description

These works of art were created with beautiful and elaborate designs Pottery
Around 500 to 400 B.C., Greece went to war with____________ Persia
During the Hellenistic Age, the Greek Empire was ruled by __________________________ Alexander the Great
This war left the Greek economy and government weak. Peloponnesian War
The ___________ tells the story of Achilles. Iliad
Great works of Greek poets, historians, philosophers, scientists, and other writers were stored at ________________________________ The Library of Alexandria
Around 750 B.C., Grecian traders came in contact with ____________________, who used a script called the alphabet. Phoenicians
__________________ wrote about logic, metaphysics, astronomy, physics, politics, and poetry. Aristotle
____________ continued the work of Socrates by writing hundreds of profound and complex dialogues, which illustrated his philosophical viewpoints. Plato
The most important cultural center in the Hellenistic world was_________________- Alexandria
Alexander the Great founded an empire that might be described as a _____________ cultural empire
The head of the government was called __________ Polis
A high area that held a temple and religious shrines Acropolis
This was one of the biggest cities in ancient Greece Athens
A central marketplace where people could shop, perform business transactions, and socialize Agora