Humanities Quiz 2

Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations arose in The Aegean Sea.
The so-called “Heroic Age” refers to the era that produced The greek epics
The word “Hellenic” means Greek
The gods of ancient greece were thought to intervene in the lives of humans, anthropomorphic figures, and did not always hold to high moral standards.
The word “Marathon” derives from news of a greek military victory over the persians
The origins of Greek drama are probably found in religious celebrations particularly the god Dionysus.
The name Herodotus is associated with the birth of historical record-keeping
Naturalistic philosophy was advanced by the theories of Thales, Democritus, and Pythagoras
Athens’ Golden Age fowered shortly after the Persian Wars
Alexander carried Hellenic culture as far east as India
The thinkers who advanced the idea that reality lay in numerical proportion was Pythagoras
In Golden Age Athens, democratic privileges were enjoyed by male landowners
Aristotle’s landmark contributions include all of the following except The invention of the dialectical method
In the Republic, plato argues that _____ should govern. philosopher-kings
Which of the following schools of thought was NOT developed in the Hellenistic Age? Sophism
The two great epics of the greeks, the Iliad and the Odyssey feature the heroes of the Trojan War
The unfree laborers in Sparta were called helots
The olympic games were held in Athens every four years
The parthenon is dedicated to Athena
Which of the following orders is NOT a program of ancient greek architectural design? Hellenistic

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