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THE BEST KNOWN POET IN GREECE
HOMER
WHAT TWO FAMOUS EPIC POEMS DID HOMER WRITE
THE ILLIAD AND THE ODDYSSEY
FEMALE POET WHO CAME FROM THE ISLAND LESBOS AND RAN A SCHOOL FOR GIRLS
SAPPHO
LESBIAN POET
SAPPHO, THE GREEKS ACCEPTED THIS
WHAT DID ARISTOTLE BELIEVE TRAGIC PLAYS CAUSED
A CATHARSIS AMONG THE AUDIENCE
CATHARSIS
PURIFICATION OF THE SENSES THROUGH THE EMOTIONS OF FEAR OR PITY
THESPIS
1ST DRAMATIST AND THE 1ST ACTOR
DRAMATIST
PUTS ON PLAYS
AESCHYLUS
THE MOST FAMOUS TRAGEDIAN AND ADDED 2ND ACTOR
SOPHOCLES
GREATEST OF THE GREAT DRAMATISTS
NAME OF PERSON WHO CREATED PLAYS WHO WERE PSYCHOLOGICAL FILLED WITH HUMAN PASION RATHER THEN DIVINE INTERVENTIONS
EURIPIDES
GREATEST COMEDIC PLAYWRIGHT OF CLASSICAL GREECE OF THE OLD OR HIGH COMEDY OF ATHENS STYLE
ARISTOPHANES
DIFFERENCE BETWEEN OLD (HIGH) COMEDY AND NEW (LOW) COMEDY
OLD: MOCKED PUBLIC FIGURES NEW: MOCKED REGULAR PEOPLE
GREATEST COMEDIC PLAYWRIGHT OF THE NEW ATHENS STYLE
MENANDER
FATHER OF HISTORY
HERODOTUS
THUCYDIDES
GREEK HISTORIAN
WHO WROTE "THE HISTORY OF THE PELOPONNESIAN WAR"
THUCYDIDES, HE WROTE IT FROM A GENERAL'S VIEWPOINT
THE MOST FAMOUS TEMPLE IN ATHENS DEDICATED TO ATHENA
PARTHENON BUILT ON THE ACROPOLIS
HOW DID CLASSICAL GREEK PAINTING SURVIVE
THROUGH KRATERS DECORATED WITH GEOMETRIC DESIGNS AND SCNES FROM CLASSICAL GREEK MYTHOLOGY AND FRESCOES
KRATERS
LARGE POTTERY JARS USED TO STORE WINE AND OLIVE OIL
FRESCOES
PICTURES PAINTED ON WALLS
WHERE WAS ALEXANDER THE GREAT BORN
IN MACEDONIA
WHO WAS ALEXANDER THE GREAT'S FATHER
KING PHILIP II OF MACEDONIA
WHICH GREAT PHILOSOPHER DID ALEXANDER THE GREAT STUDY UNDER
ARISTOTLE
HOW DID ALEXANDER DIE? AT WHAT AGE?
CONTRACTED A FEVER. 33
WHAT STARTED THE HELLENISTIC PERIOD? WHAT DID IT START
WHEN ALEXANDER BEGAN CONQUESTING. DURING THIS PERIOD THE GREEK AND ASIAN CULTURES MERGED
WHAT PERSIAN CAPITAL CITY DID ALEXANDER CAPTURE DRUING 330 BC
PERSEPOLIS
WHAT DID ALEXANDERS TROOPS TAKE FROM PERSIA
PERSIA'S TREASURY
PERSIA'S TREASURY FUELED ECONOMIC PROSPERITY FOR HOW MANY YEARS
100 YEARS
DIADOCHI
THE NAME GIVEN TO ALEXANDER THE GREAT'S MACEDONIAN/GREEK GENERALS
WHY DIDNT ALEXANDER LEAVE ANY SUCCESSORS?
BECAUSE HE DIED UNEXPECTEDLY
AFTER ALEXANDERS DEATH WHAT DID THE DIADOCHI DO
COMPETED AGAINST EACH OTHER TO TAKE OVER HIS ROLE
AFTER ALEXANDER'S DEATH HOW MACNY SUCCESSIVE REGENTS WERE APPOINTED TO RULE MACEDONIA
THREE
PHILIP III
ONE REGENT WHO RULED ALEXANDER'S EMPIRE, ALEXANDER'S HALF-BROTHER MENTALLY RETARDED
OLYMPIA
ALEXANDER'S MOTHER; HAD PHILIP III MURDERED
ROXANNE
ALEXANDER'S WIFE
WHAT HAPPENED TO OLYMPIA AFTER SHE HAD PHILIP III MURDERED
SHE WAS MURDERED
AFTER PHILIP III WHICH REGENT RULED
ROXANNE AND ALEXANDER'S SON ALEXANDER IV
WHO MURDERED ROXANE AND HER SON? WHY?
CASSANDER; SO HE COULD BECOME THE NEXT REGENT
ALEXANDER'S EMPIRE WAS DIVIDED INTO SEVERAL KINGDOMS. WHICH ONES
ANTIGONID (MACEDONIAN), SELEUCID (SYRIAN), PTOLEMAIC(EGYPTIAN),
THE HELLENISTIC KINGDOMS WERE RULED BY
THE WINNING DIADOCHI
WHAT DID THE ANTIGONID DYNASTY CAUSE
AN UNSTABLE BALANCE OF POWER IN GREECE, WHICH HELPED THE MACEDONIANS TO CONTROL THE GREEKS; THE GREEKS BECAME UNIFIED
WHEN DID THE HELLENISTIC KINGDOMS END?
WHEN ROME CONQUERED THEM
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