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What was not true of Zoroastrian?

That it preached a belief in multiple deities

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Darius can be considered the a second founder of the Persian Empire because

he created a new organizational structure that lasted for two centuries

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Who was Persia ruled by?

Kings, called Achaemenids

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Name some kings of Persia

-Cyrus
-Darius
-Xerxes

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Which group of Persian rulers received the most pay?

Pregnant women

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Greek states were defended by

private citizens

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What was the central ritual of Greek religion?

sacrifice

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Why is Herodotus considered the "father of history"? .

He sought the causes behind historical events

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Geographical location of the ancient Greek empire

Greece

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the most technologically advanced warship in Ancient Greek times

trireme

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The geographical location of Iran (ancient Persia)

makes it a link between West, South and Central Asia