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Ancient History Questions - All Grades

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Grade 6 :: China by kerryod
Grade 9 :: Ancient History by littlerockdeb
When was the Mausoleum destroyed and how?
  1. AD 1000 and 1400, probably earthquake
  2. AD 1500 and 1600, probably tsunami
  3. AD 1600 and 1700, probably fire
Grade 7 :: Ancient History by Susieg12
The Code of Hammurabi was based on the concept of _____________.
  1. Thou shall not lie
  2. An eye for an eye
  3. be nice to others
  4. cruel and unusual punishment
Grade 6 :: Greece by Ivand109
Which of the following did NOT occur during Greece's Dark Ages?
  1. Greek people gave up writing.
  2. Trade was good among the cities in Greece.
  3. Many Greeks lived in poverty.
  4. Greek people relied on word of mouth to keep their traditions alive.
Grade 6 :: Greece by beacon902
Grade 6 :: Greece by SGC315
Famous for the epics he wrote.
  1. Aesop
  2. Euripides
  3. Sophocles
  4. Homer
  5. Plato
  6. Socrates
  7. Pythagoras
Grade 9 :: Mesopotamia by littlerockdeb
Grade 6 :: Ancient History by Lorismith
How did a king become an Emperor?
  1. by worshiping more gods
  2. by demanding people honor all gods
  3. by conquering many city-states
Grade 6 :: Greece by SGC315
What was the Greek writer Sophocles known for?
  1. first to introduce the idea of two actors in a play
  2. known for writing comedies
  3. wrote the play Oresteia
  4. introduced the idea of painted scenes in the backdrop
  5. first to introduce the idea of three actors in a play
  6. wrote the play Oedipus Rex
  7. wrote the play Antigone
  8. his plots show a great interest in real-life situations
Grade 6 :: Greece by SGC315
What is the Greek writer Euripides known for?
  1. first to introduce the idea of two actors in a play
  2. used more down-to-earth characters
  3. questioned traditional thinking especially about war
  4. wrote Oedipus Rex
  5. introduced the use of costumes & props
  6. tried to use characters other than heroes & gods.
Grade 9 :: Ancient History by littlerockdeb
Where did the name mausoleum come from?
  1. Queen Artemisia
  2. King Mausollos
  3. Sir Charles Newton
Grade 6 :: Roman Empire by kerryod
The dominant male of the roman household
  1. Padre
  2. Paterfamilias
  3. Papa
  4. Father
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