The Greeks referred to some people with whom they came into contact as barbarians
fought without any regard for the formalities of war.
worshiped gods different from the Greeks.
were nomadic peoples.
were from lands that exported berries.
Who maintained that the only things that exist are atoms moving through the void?
was formed by Epicurus.
later became very popular with the Celts and Germans.
maintained that people could gain inner peace
The Hellenistic states in the centuries after Alexander the Great
all disappeared by the second century B.C.E.
combined Greek-Macedonians and Near Eastern natives in administrative
rarely fought amongst themselves.
became despotic monarchies.
These four documents say a lot about civilized society at the end of the
Peloponnesian War. Thucydides wrote these documents so that future people would
have access to them and we do have that access. The first document, Thucydides on
the Athenian Plague,
Basically, the Persian War can basically be divided into three parts: The Ionian
Revolt, The Battle of Marathon and The Battle of Salamis (1). The Ionian Revolt was
when all the cities of Ionia started rebelling against the Persians with limited help from
Alexander the Great's troops rebelled when he made the decision to invade and capture
In establishing his empire, Alexander the Great
a and c
combined Greek and Persian practices to allow its administration.
Because of their successful colonial and trading activities, the Miletus:
became extraordinarily wealthy.
were constantly being attacked by their fellow Greeks.
financed several Greek attacks on Egypt.
could afford to have multiple ?state?1 religions.
I am a lord in the feudal system and I must say that life is very easy for me.
All I do all day is have my laborers do all of my work for me while I manage my
business. The only day I give them off is on Sundays and that is because
everyone must attend ch
Which of the following statements about the Macedonians is correct?
They were probably not Greek.
They never participated in the Olympic Games.
They were an urban people organized in city states like the southern Greeks.
They were greatly admired by the G
Why did Justinian try to reconquer the western Macedonia Empire?
His empire required continuing conquests in order to prosper.
He believed that he should be the head of a unified Christian church.
He sought to revive and reconstruct wholly the old empire.