Jeopardy Persian War Peloponnesian War Geography Philosophers Governments Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Final Jeopardy
Jeopardy Alexander The Great Military Athens Sparta Miscellaneous Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $100 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $200 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $300 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $400 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Q $500 Final Jeopardy
Persian War$100 Which two major rival city-states joined forces to fight the Persians?
Persian War$100 Athens & Sparta
Persian War$200 Battlefield that was about 26 miles away from Athens.
Persian War$200 Marathon
Persian War$300 Mountain pass defended against the Persians by the Greeks, including 300 Spartans.
Persian War$300 Thermopylae
Persian War$400 Give one reason Xerxes attempted to conquer Greece.
Persian War$400 • Avenge his father’s losses • Greece in the way of conquering Europe • Control of the Aegean and other seas
Persian War$500 The Persians were defeated by the Greek navy at the Battle of _______ in 480 BC.
Persian War$500 The Battle of Salamis
Peloponnesian War$100 Which two major rival city-states fought each other during the Peloponnesian War?
Peloponnesian War$100 Athens & Sparta
Peloponnesian War$200 1) What struck Athens in 430 BC, killing a portion of its population? 2) Approximately what portion of Athenians died during this disaster?
Peloponnesian War$200 A plague killed approximately 1/3 (33%) of the Athenian population.
Peloponnesian War$300 Before disaster struck, Athens was relatively safe from Spartan attacks. Give one reason why.
Peloponnesian War$300 • Protected by the Long Walls • Could get food from its colonies • Had a strong navy
Peloponnesian War$400 The balance in the military forces came from _______ having a stronger navy and _______ having a stronger army.
Peloponnesian War$400 Athens – Navy Sparta – Army
Peloponnesian War$500 What was one of the results of the Peloponnesian War?
Peloponnesian War$500 • Athens lost its fleet, empire, power and wealth • Athens lost its self-confidence • Democratic government began to falter • Leaders became corrupt • Changes in art and drama showed emotion
Geography$100 This kind of geography made it difficult for Greeks to farm their land.
Geography$200 Sea that separated Greece & Asia Minor.
Geography$200 Aegean Sea
Geography$300 The Mycenaeans were from the Greek mainland, while the Minoans were from ________.
Geography$400 Why did Xerxes choose to take his army through the pass at Thermopylae?
Geography$400 • Inland was too hard for traveling • Coastline was flatter, more open
Geography$500 Why was the sea trade so dominant in the Greek economy? Give one reason.
Geography$500 • Mountainous terrain • Little farmland • Surrounded by seas
Philosophers$100 Define philosopher.
Philosophers $100 • One who seeks wisdom and truth • One who questions the knowledge and ideas of the time
Philosophers $200 Plato was the student of ______. Aristotle was the student of _____. Alexander the Great was the student of ________.
Philosophers $200 • Socrates taught Plato, • Plato taught Aristotle, and • Aristotle taught Alexander the Great.
Philosophers $300 Why was Socrates forced to drink poison hemlock?
Philosophers $300 • Said to have been “corrupting the youth of Athens”. • Questioning Athens’ democracy, religion, and patriotism.
Philosophers $400 Name one of Aristotle’s important ideas (in science or philosophy).
Philosophers $400 • Every truth comes logically from another truth • Developed scientific method • Believed matter existed in four elements: air, fire, earth, and water
Philosophers $500 How did the Republic work according to Plato?
Philosophers $500 • Ruled by a philosopher-king, with soldiers next, followed by artisans and farmers
Governments$100 Define Democracy.
Governments $100 Government run by the people, with all citizens having a say in public matters.
Governments $200 What is a tyrant?
Governments $200 • A ruler whose power is not controlled by laws or constitution
Governments $300 • Democracy was first introduced and practiced by which Greek city-state?
Governments $300 Athens
Governments $400 Athenian ruler who restored democracy and developed a written constitution.
Governments $400 Cleisthenes