Greek History

  1. What early Greek culture flourished from about 2000 to 1400 B.C.?
    Minoan
  2. The name of the earliest Greek culture came from what legendary King of Crete?
    Minos
  3. What was the name of the Minoan capital?
    Knossos
  4. What is the name of the bronze age Greek speking people that moved onto the mainland around 2000 B.C.
    Mycenaens
  5. In 1871, what German archawologist discoverded what was previously thought to be the mythical city of Troy?
    Heinrich Schliemann
  6. How many layers of Troy were found in 1871?
    Seven
  7. The Trojan War is thought to have been a trading war that tookl place around 1200 B.C., by what ancient culture?
    Mycenaean
  8. What Athenian suggested that Athens be abandoned and the Greeks defend themselves from the Persians with the use of the Athenian navy?
    Themistocles
  9. The Mycenaean, Egyptians and Hittites were all conquered around 1200 B.C. by what unknown raiders?
    The people of the sea
  10. What illiterate culture that spoke a Greek dialect moved into the Greek peninsula and controlled the area from 1150 to 750 B.C.
    Dorian
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Robolobo16
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Greek History
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