Essay on History Quiz - Western Civilization to Middle Ages

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Introduction HIS100 History of Western Civilization to Middle Ages Lesson 5 Quiz This assignment is worth a total of 60 points. Please make sure you have answered all questions prior to submitting. Once you click the submit button, you will not be able to return to this section. Question 1 of 60 What type of columns does the Parthenon have? | Alsacian | | Ionic | | Corinthian | | Doric | Question 2 of 60 In 490 B.C.E. the Athenians defeated the Persians at the Battle of | Plataea. | | Miltiades. | | Marathon. | | Miletus. | Question 3 of 60 Which of the following was NOT true of the 490 B.C.E. Athenian victory over the Persians? | It convinced the Greeks of their cultural superiority…show more content…
| | Athens and Sparta. | | Corinth and Athens. | | Sparta and Persia. | Question 19 of 60 Even though Persia lost the Persian wars, it ultimately gained some influence in Greek affairs by allying with _______ in the Peloponnesian Wars. | Athens | | Sparta | | Corinth | | Syracuse | Question 20 of 60 This Athenian politician offered an alliance with Persia in return for replacing the Athenian democracy with an oligarchy. | Lysander | | Alcibiades | | Pericles | | Themistocles | Question 21 of 60 This controversial Athenian philosopher searched for moral self-enlightenment by questioning all who claimed to possess wisdom. | Aristotle | | Plato | | Socrates | | Sophocles | Question 22 of 60 He wrote the first true history in his book of "inquiries" discussing the conflicts between the Greeks and Persians. | Herodotus | | Socrates | | Sophocles | | Thucydides | Question 23 of 60 He is known as "the father of history." | Aristotle | | Thucydides | | Socrates | | Herodotus | Question 24 of 60 He wrote a history of the Peloponnesian War. | Herodotus | | Thucydides | | Socrates | | Dionysus | Question 25 of 60 He could be called the first political scientist. | Herodotus | | Plato | | Thucydides | | Darius | Question 26 of 60 All of the following were Athenian playwrights EXCEPT | Aeschylus. | | Aristophanes. | |

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