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Which of these city-states on the map was on the Peloponnesus? Argos
Which feature of Athen's geography most affected its economy? it was close to the sea
Which physical feature made Sparta somewhat isolated? surrounding mountains
How would a man become a member of Athen's Council of 500? He was chosen in a drawing
What is one way the Assembly of Athens differed from the Council of 500? The Assembly was larger
How did the citizens of Athens get enough grain to eat? They shipped local products to Egypt to trade
Which of these events most likely happened in the agora of Athens? People bought leather sandals
Why did Athenian schoolboys have to memorize everything? there were not enough books
A 12-year-old Athenian girl would most likely get her education... from her mother
Why is Sparta said to have been an oligarchy? A small group held the most power
Who made the most important government decisions in Sparta? The Council of Elders
Sparta used heavy iron bars as money. What conclusion does this suggest? Sparta discouraged trade with other city-states
Which sentence best describes education in Sparta? Both boys and girls got military training
To become a full citizen, a Spartan man had to... pass a difficult test
What happened after Sparta conquered a neighboring land? The Spartans made the conquered people give Sparta much of their food crops.
Unlike the women of Athens, the women of Sparta... could own property
At the time of the Han dynasty, which people particularly threatened China from the north? the Huns
Why is Zhang Qian often called the Father of the Silk Road? This explorer brought back word of western cultures
Why did people in China want horses from Central Asia? The horses were larger and more powerful than Chinese horses
What mad silk valuable in the West? The Chinese were the only ones who knew how to make it.
One of the most important Roman products that trade along the Silk Road brought to China was? glassare
The Silk Road split up into a northern route and a southern route. What was one advantage of taking the northern route? Oases were closer together
What was the most important reason why traders formed long caravans to cross the desert? to protect each other
What belongs in the blank space on the diagram? India China cotton <---> silk spices _______ fine dishware
Merchants used camels to move goods on the Eastern Silk Road. What animals carried goods on the Western Silk Road? yaks `
Which part of the Silk Road exposed travelers to the dangers listed below? The Pamir Mountains
Why did the Western Silk Road end at Mediterranean ports such as Antioch? Goods could be loaded there onto ships to be taken to other lands.
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