Take Test: Unit II AssessmentWC
Carthage was founded as a __________ colony.
The ancient Persians practiced a religion known as
The Hittite civilization was destroyed by a group known as
The __________ was a long, bitter war in the fifth century
BC for control of Greece.
War of the Roses
The Phoenicians were most well-known for __________.
heir conquest of
founding the religion
inventing a large and
Describe some of the Ancient Greek writers, scientists, and
philosophers and their works. Which one had the greatest impact, and why?
Your response should be at least 300 words in length.
Discuss the rise of the Persian Empire. How was it different
from previous major empires in the Middle East? How did it gain so much power?
What problems did it face?
Your response should be at least 300 words in length
Match the person on the left with the correct statement to
describe them on the right.
Philosopher who believed there were two planes of existence,
the material world and the eternal world of “forms”
Satirist and playwright known for such works as The Clouds
Philosopher who applied logic to observations of human
justice and natural phenomena which lead him to believe the sun revolved around
Playwright among the earliest known tragedians-wrote that
justice and reason should be used to resolve conflicts
Physician who pioneered the ideas of clinical detachment
from patients and ascribing natural causes to diseases
Scientist who originated the theory that atoms were the
building blocks of the universe
Early poet known for such epic works as The Iliad and The
Playwright known for the Oedipus trilogy
Philosopher who developed a system of questions and answers
to develop critical thinking
Philosopher who believed that water was the basic element of