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1

What was the only festival that Greek women could participate in?

The festival of Dionysus.

2

Who is the most powerful olympian?

Zeus

3

When did the Hellenistic age start?

700 B.C.

4

Where is Rome?

Italy

5

What battle did Phillip the 2nd win?

The battle of Chaeronea

6

What did Greek scientists study?

Astronomy, Medicine, Mathematics, Geography etc.

7

Who are Oracles?

Greeks through whom to Gods spoke to.

8

Name a few olympic games

Boxing, chariot racing, discus, Wrestling, running etc.,

9

What did Plato believe in?

Order and good and wise people ruling.

10

Who was the God of crops?

Demeter

11

What was Hades the god of?

The underworld

12

What did the minoans use instead of doors?

Ladders

13

How big was the Minoan palace?

1/5 of the city

14

What does labyrinth mean?

A maze

15

How long did athenian men serve on the council?

2 years