- 1 What was the main goal of Romanization?
- 2 What events occurred in ancient Greece during the Dark Age?
- 3 Which of the following battles during the Persian Wars saw 300 Spartans killed trying to defend a narrow pass?
- 4 When the Greek Poleis emerged from the dark age?
- 5 How was romanization achieved?
- 6 How did romanization happen?
- 7 What was ancient Greek religion called?
- 8 How did the geography of Greece affect the people and their development?
- 9 Why didn’t the original Greek monarchies survive?
- 10 Who defeated Sparta?
- 11 Did Sparta fall to Persia?
- 12 What was the biggest shame that a Spartan soldier could experience in battle?
- 13 Who invaded Greece during the Dark Age?
- 14 What were the features of polis?
- 15 How did Solon change the Greek government?
What was the main goal of Romanization?
The goal was to teach the conquered peoples to think of themselves as Romans. This process is called Romanization, and the Romans took it pretty seriously. Children of conquered rulers were educated in Rome and given high-ranking administrative positions with all the perks.
What events occurred in ancient Greece during the Dark Age?
What events occurred in ancient Greece during the Dark Age? During the Dark Age, Greeks from the mainland moved to the islands and Asia Minor, agriculture, trade, and economic activity revived, writing systems improved, and Homer wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey.
Which of the following battles during the Persian Wars saw 300 Spartans killed trying to defend a narrow pass?
Battle of Thermopylae, (480 bce), battle in central Greece at the mountain pass of Thermopylae during the Persian Wars. The Greek forces, mostly Spartan, were led by Leonidas.
When the Greek Poleis emerged from the dark age?
The polis emerged from the Dark Ages which followed the fall of the Mycenaean civilization in Greece and by the 8th century BCE a significant process of urbanisation had begun.
How was romanization achieved?
The process of Romanization of the people of the empire occurred mainly through the spread of the army and of Roman government officials. During the time of the Pax Romana, the armies of Rome were spread out across the empire, along with Roman officials to govern the empire. With them came Roman culture.
How did romanization happen?
Romanization happened by interpreting scholars and referring to historical remains. unquestionable. Most obvious of them is the usage of Latinate languages in the modern world.
What was ancient Greek religion called?
Hellenism (Ἑλληνισμός) represents the totality of Hellenic culture; understood as a “body of humanistic and classical ideals associated with ancient Greece” as well as “the language, culture, and values of the Greeks.”
How did the geography of Greece affect the people and their development?
The geography of the region helped to shape the government and culture of the Ancient Greeks. Geographical formations including mountains, seas, and islands formed natural barriers between the Greek city-states and forced the Greeks to settle along the coast. The ancient Greeks were a seafaring people.
Why didn’t the original Greek monarchies survive?
Why did people move throughout Greece and away from the mainland after the dark age? To many other wealthy families wanted control. Why didn’t the original monarchies survive? Tyrants promised to make life better for the poor and allowed the people have say in the decisions.
Who defeated Sparta?
A large Macedonian army under general Antipater marched to its relief and defeated the Spartan-led force in a pitched battle. More than 5,300 of the Spartans and their allies were killed in battle, and 3,500 of Antipater’s troops.
Did Sparta fall to Persia?
Although the Greeks finally beat the Persians in the Battle of Platea in 479 B.C., thus ending the Greco-Persian Wars, many scholars attribute the eventual Greek success over the Persians to the Spartans’ defense at Thermopylae.
What was the biggest shame that a Spartan soldier could experience in battle?
What was the biggest shame that a Spartan soldier could experience in battle? To lose his shield.
Who invaded Greece during the Dark Age?
The Archaic period of Greek history lasted from the 8 th century BCE to the second Persian invasion of Greece in 480 BCE. The period began with a massive increase in the Greek population and a structural revolution that established the Greek city-states, or polis.
What were the features of polis?
A city-state, or polis, was the community structure of ancient Greece. Each city-state was organized with an urban center and the surrounding countryside. Characteristics of the city in a polis were outer walls for protection, as well as a public space that included temples and government buildings.
How did Solon change the Greek government?
Solon’s laws, constitutional and judicial reforms instituted by the Athenian statesman and poet Solon probably 20 years after he served as archon (annual chief ruler) in 594 bce. Solon’s legal code replaced Draco’s harsh laws except for those concerning homicide.