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1

what famous temple did the athenians build?

the parthenon

2

what two greek cities fought the pelopponesian war?

athens and sparta

3

what weakened athens during the pelopponesian war, giving sparta a big advantage?

plague...a lot of their soldiers became sick and died

4

what athenian general became a traitor, leading the spartan army into athens?

alcibiades

5

what greek city won the pelopponesian war?

sparta conquered athens

6

tell me about the pelopponesian war

athens and sparta were allies during the persian war, but returned to their historic rivalry after they beat back the persians. the spartans won the pelopponesian war.