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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) Ancient History Questions

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Grade 8 Greece

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What was the main difference in how slaves were owned in Sparta vs. the rest of Greece?
  1. Spartan slaves were owned by the government as opposed to being owned by individuals
  2. Athenian slaves were owned by the government as opposed to individuals
  3. Spartan slaves were more mature than other slaves
  4. Athenian slaves were treated better than Spartan slaves
Grade 8 Ancient History
To tame of raise animals for human use is to
  1. nomad
  2. domesticate
  3. hominids
  4. Stone Age
Grade 8 Mesopotamia
Which ancient empire was founded by Hammurabi?
  1. Babylonian
  2. Sumerian
  3. Akkadian
  4. Egyptian
Grade 8 Mesopotamia
Which was a Sumerian accomplishment?
  1. the wheel
  2. irrigation projects
  3. first written language
  4. all the above
Grade 8 Greece
Which word does not fit?
  1. Socrates
  2. Aristotle
  3. knights
  4. Plato
Grade 8 Ancient History
People of this time survived by hunting animals and gathering wild plants.
  1. The New Age
  2. The Great Years
  3. The Stone Age
  4. The Prehistoric Times
Grade 8 Ancient History
Grade 8 Roman Empire
During the time known as 'Pax Romana', the conquered people were
  1. forced to change their religion
  2. forced to flee their land
  3. excused from paying taxes
  4. were given the freedom to worship as they chose
Grade 8 Ancient History
Grade 8 Greece
What title did Alexander receive through his conquests?
  1. The Great
  2. The Terrible
  3. The Murderous
  4. The Incontinent
Grade 8 Ancient History
Where were the first Americans from?
  1. Asia
  2. Siberia
  3. America
  4. Europe
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