Where is ancient Ionia located on a modern map?
OFF THE COAST OF TURKEY IN THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA
Define the term anthropomorphic.
HAVING HUMAN FORM
The storyline and composition of the Odyssey took place before or after the Iliad?
What was the relation between Argo/Argus/Oak of Dodona?
ARGUS IS A SHIPBUILDER OF THE ARGO(MEANS SWIFT) AND ATHENA
GIVES SACRED OAK OF DODONA FOR THE BOW OF THE SHIP. THIS OAK
HAS THE POWER OF SPEECH.
Describe the following topics from Jasons jou
Earliest civilization on Greek mainland was named after what city?
What two theories account for the destruction of Knossos and the palace
centers on Crete?
1) NATURAL DISASTER; 2) MYCENAEAN GREEKS DESTROYED
THE MiNOAN CULTURE
The mid 8th century revolution in Greece brought that county out of her Dark
Ages. Homer or his poetry was partially responsible for this. How?
HE CREATED A NATIONAL LITERATURE THAT PROMOTED COMMON
VIEWS OF GREEK DEITIES AND MYTHOLOGIES, AND HE P
How did Homer present or deliver his poems to an audience?
CHANTED OR SUNG WITH MUSICAL ACCOMPANIMENT
Is the Iliad mainly a story of the Trojan war?
NO. IT DESCRIBES THE EFFECTS OF ACHILLESS ANGER ON THE
GREEK ARMY DURING THE WAR.
What are the main characteristics that differentiate Paleolithic from Neolithic humans?
PALEOLITI-IIC WERE NOMADS. NEOLITHIC SETTLED 1N PERMANENT
PRACTICED AGRICULTURE AND DOMESTICATION OF
Homo Sapiens the
What describes the way Homer created his poems, using reoccurring phrases and sentences?
Name the earliest two pieces of literature from Europe?
1) ILIAD; 2) ODYSSEY
Define a city state in your own words.
What was the relation between Zethus, Amphion, Lycus, and Dirce?
CHILDREN OF ANTIOPE WHO WAS RAPED BY ZEUS. LYCUS IMPRISONS
ANTIOPE BUT THE KIDS ARE BORN AND GROW UP IN BOECIA BEFORE
SHES IMPRISONED. ZETHUS AND AMPHION WILL OVERTHROW LYCUS
What were the areas from the heroic sagas that provided archaeological
PELOPONNESE, MYCENAE, SPARTA, ARGOS, ATHENS, THEBES, ASIA,
Who was Cadmeia and what did he found?
EUROPAS BROTHER CADMUS FOUNDS CADMEIA WHICH BECOMES
Who was the Greek god of the sea?
Name the Greek deity of the hunt and the moon.
Describe the heroic outlook or ideology.
FAME IS THE GREATEST GOOD, SHAME THE GREATEST EVIL. ONE
MUST STRIVE FOR GLORY THROUGH MIGHTY