Flashcards in 9 Weeks Test 3 Deck (30)
Land travel was difficult so the Greeks became expert ________
The Mycenaeans were different from the Minoans In which they lived on the _____
A government in which the citizens elect officials to make the laws best describes a ________ _________
A leader who uses force to hold power is known as a _______
A body of stories about gods and Hero's that tries to explain how the world works is called ________
People who have the right to participate in government are known as ________
Alexander the Great was the ___ of Phillip of Macedonia
After winning the Peloponnesian War, _____ became the most powerful city-state in Greece
The first people to consider explanations for other than that they were works of the gods were the early Greek ______________
King _______ appointed satraps to govern his provinces for him.
The ____________ values physical training, education, clear thinking, and the arts.
Who was the founder of the Persian Empire?
Cyrus the Great
The roman government had a system of _______ & _________ to keep one part of the government from getting to strong
Checks and balances
The killing of the ________ brothers convinced Romans that violence could be used as a political weapon.
The Roman trade network grew because the Romans needed ________ from other parts of the Mediterranean
Rome fought the _________ wars against Carthage
A noble, powerful citizen of Rome was known as a ________
The most powerful magistrates in Rome were called _______
Who traveled and taught people his ideas and gained a great following?
The Romans built _____ so their armies could travel throughout the empire.
The Romans invented ________ to help their structures last.
The word "Messiah" means "gods chosen one" in what language?
The capital of the eastern Roman Empire was called _____________
The Romans created lasting structures using ________
Muhammad taught that there is only one ____ which was different from the beliefs of the Arabs
The teachings of Muhammad was not the son of God is an ________ belief
Caliph was the title given to Islam's highest leaders following __________ death
A _____ is a building for Muslim prayer
The Five Pillars of _____ are required acts of worship for all Muslims