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Grade 3 Roman Empire
A                          is a government in which people vote for, or elect, a smaller group of people to make rules and laws for everyone.
  1. representative democracy
  2. club democracy
  3. monarchy
  4. selective democracy
Grade 3 Greece
What kind of democracy did ancient Greece have?
  1. representative democracy
  2. direct democracy
  3. Greek democracy
Grade 3 Roman Empire
What body of water did the Romans use for trading?
  1. Red Sea
  2. Mediterranean Sea
  3. Atlantic Ocean
  4. Aegean Sea
Grade 3 Roman Empire
Roman gladiators fought in the
  1. Parthenon
  2. aqueducts
  3. Colosseum
  4. streets
Grade 3 Ancient History
What is a valley?
  1. An area of low land between hills or mountains
  2. An area of land near the coast
  3. An area of land high on a hill
  4. An area of land near rivers and streams
Grade 3 Greece
In a                 democracy, all citizens have a chance to vote and govern themselves.
  1. representative
  2. Parthenon
  3. direct
  4. Supreme
Grade 3 Greece
What kind of government did ancient Athens have?
  1. Representative democracy
  2. Direct democracy
  3. Monarchy
  4. Dictatorship
Grade 3 Roman Empire
Ancient Romans                 farming, trading, and building roads.
  1. disliked
  2. were learning
  3. watched
  4. specialized in
Grade 3 Roman Empire
The government of Rome was representative. Senators were elected by the                .
  1. people
  2. kings
  3. queens
  4. gods
Grade 3 Global Issues
Two examples of non-renewable resources would be coal and natural gas.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 Roman Empire
The expression, "All Roads Lead To                " refers to the fact that Rome was the center of ancient civilization.
  1. Europe
  2. Italy
  3. Rome
  4. Asia
Grade 3 Roman Empire
The ancient Romans competed in several different athletic events. They also considered the                 fights at the Colosseum as sports.
  1. boxing
  2. sporting
  3. gladiator
  4. outdoor
Grade 3 Exploration
Where was Christopher Columbus originally from?
  1. Italy
  2. North America
  3. Portugal
  4. Spain
Grade 3 Greece

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Women were allowed to vote in ancient Greece.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 Greece
Why were many people in ancient Greece traders or ship builders?
  1. Because it paid them well
  2. Because Greece is located near the sea
  3. Because they couldn't find other jobs
Grade 3 Latin America and Caribbean
What holiday is celebrated in Mexico?
  1. Cinco de Mayo
  2. Kwanzaa
  3. Eid-al-Fitr
  4. Hanukkah
Grade 3 Greece
Democracy means government:
  1. By the people
  2. By the king
  3. By no one
  4. By animals
Grade 3 Exploration
What were the name of Christopher Columbus's three ships given for his journey?
  1. Nina
  2. Pinta
  3. Santa Maria
  4. All of the Above
Grade 3 Greece
Because Greece has a lot of mountains and hills, how did they grow their food?
  1. They planted on flat fields
  2. They planted underwater
  3. They planted on hillsides
Grade 3 Greece
What type of jobs did people do in ancient Greece?
  1. Secretary
  2. Farmer
  3. Banker
  4. Grocer
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