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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6, The Athenians as Plato Saw Them.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Before the development of Athens, which group handled intellectual activities?
(a) the priests
(c) anyone who wanted to
(d) the common man
2. The first scientists were the _________________.
3. What was the crime that Socrates committed that resulted in his execution?
(a) criticism of the king
(c) corruption of youth and introduction of new gods
(d) support of the Egyptians
4. The Greek artist was __________________________.
(a) not creative
(b) limited by his mind and what he saw
(d) dictated to by the priests
5. What does Hamilton consider to be the greatest of all Greek poetry?
(a) the poetry in Greek tragedy
(c) the poetry in Greek comedy
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was charged with leadership in the Greek society of Pindar's time?
2. Of all the Greek poets, Pindar is described as the _____________________________.
3. The Greeks had different rules of standards that applied to different people. This is evidence of their ________________.
4. The literature indicates that life differed in Athens, as compared to Egypt, by which century?
5. At the time of Sophocles ________________________.
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