Flashcards in greece part 3 Deck (21):
citys were weak after this war, a person warned of a man who would take over the greeks
believed he was destined to unify greek city states and spread greek culture, took 20 years, greece finally was united under him
philip 2 of macedonia
used any and all resources to bribe the greek city-states to be under his rule, he was then assassinated and his land was passed to his son named...
phillip 2,,, alexander the great is his son
20 years old when he became king of macedonia, brilliant military strategist, began to expand his father empire
Alexander the great
---- began his conquest by crushing greek revolt in -------, killed 6000 and sold rest to be slaves. This was to show other greeks ------
alexander,,,,, thebes,,,,,,, not to rebel
--- set his sights on ----- empire (wanted revenge on old war) conquered it from------ and began his attack conquering--------, HE was viewed as a ------
Alex, Persian (darious), egypt, liberator
Alex lead his army too ------ after stretching his borders too --------, his army begs him to stop, so that they can return home. after he had plans to unify and govern his kingdom but died
India.,,,.,,. indus river valley
The empire of alex was split too what 3 people, because----
he had no successor (his son but they were murdered when he was a baby)
king of macedonia after alex rule
king of egypt after alex death
king of persia of alex death
After alex death ----- got stronger and began
hellenistic, SPREAD OF GREEK CULTURE,, trade grew, factories, coins, laws, language, calenders, traveling
After alex rule and his generals rules who took over everything.
practice used in ancient greece to banish or send away a public figure who threatened democracy.
the chief temple of the greek goddess athena on the acropolis in athens, greece.
absorb or adopt another culture
murder of a public figure,usually for political reasons
an ancient hellenistic city in egypt
Mathematics, he derived a formula to calculate relationship between the sides of a right triangle.
based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe