Ancient Greece - Legacy

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Questions on this quiz are based on information from
Ancient Greece - Legacy.

1. What form of government did the Ancient Greeks introduce to the world?
a. Communism
b. Monarchy
c. Feudalism
d. Democracy
e. Dictatorship

2. What were Plato, Aristotle, and Socrates known for?
a. Theater
b. Architecture
c. Philosophy
d. Art
e. Government

3. What are the two types of Greek theater?
a. Comedy and tragedy
b. Broadway and Classical
c. Musical and Drama
d. Improvisation and Historical
e. Science fiction and Fantasy

4. What ancient civilization imitated much of the Greek culture?
a. Egyptians
b. Romans
c. Chinese
d. Incas
e. Vikings

5. True or False: The Greek language was seldom used after Ancient Greece was conquered.

6. Which of the following is an area where Ancient Greek culture has influenced modern culture?
a. Government
b. Philosophy
c. Architecture
d. Sports
e. All of the above

7. What modern-day sporting event began with the Ancient Greeks in 776 BC?
a. Super Bowl
b. World Cup
c. Masters
d. Olympics
e. Final Four

8. What European time period after the Middle Ages brought back many aspects of the Greek culture?
a. Bronze Age
b. Industrial Revolution
c. Renaissance
d. Dark Ages
e. Cold War

9. What type of art were the Greeks most known for producing?
a. Landscape paintings
b. Realistic sculptures
c. Portrait paintings
d. Illuminated manuscripts
e. Stained glass

10. True or False: Many modern-day buildings are designed in the classical Greek style.

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