Study Guide Chp. 2 quiz

Study Guide Chp. 2 quiz - Vocabulary Words You will be...

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Vocabulary Words You will be asked to define 10 out of the following 15 vocabulary words (in at least 2 or 3 sentences): Minoans Cyrus the Great Mycenaeans The Odyssey The Polis Phalanx The Greek Colonization Themistocles Sparta Xerxes Peloponnesian League Crete Helots King Leonidas The Iliad Fill-in the Blank, Multiple-Choice, and True or False You will be asked 10 out of the following 15 possible questions: 1. Crete was the site of the earliest Bronze Age settlements, and modern scholars have called the civilization that arose there ______________ , after the legendary king of Crete. 2. The characteristic Greek institution was the "__________ ," sometimes translated as "city state," but more accurately thought of as a community of relatives. 3. Faced with the choice of making drastic changes and sacrifices or abandoning their control of Messenia, the ________________ chose to introduce fundamental reforms that turned their city forever after into a military academy and camp. 4. Sparta became the leader of an alliance that included every Peloponnesian state but Argos;
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course HIS 101 taught by Professor Salazar during the Spring '08 term at New Mexico.

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Study Guide Chp. 2 quiz - Vocabulary Words You will be...

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