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Unformatted text preview: b) The empire’s masterful deployment of naval power and merchant trade c) Imperial tolerance of local religious practices and political officials d) The emergence of a monotheistic, ethically-based religion known as Zoroastrianism 5. Greek slavery was characterized by all of the following EXCEPT: a) A restriction on citizen rights to free (non-slave) individuals b) Debt servitude and slavery arising out of human collateral c) Large-scale use of slaves to fuel a Greek cash crop economy d) The ability of slaves to purchase their freedom [CONTINUED ON BACK . . .] Part 2, Short Answers: Select TWO of the following terms and explain their significance in a half-dozen or so fact-filled sentences each (about 1-2 paragraphs per term). Include both an explanation of what the term means as well as its historical importance. Polis Phoenician alphabet Monotheism Library of Nineveh Cleisthenes Sicily...
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- Fall '08
- Greek alphabet, Phoenicia, Semitic languages, Phoenician alphabet, Prof. Nicholas Wolf, Polis Monotheism Cleisthenes