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Chapter 4, 7, 8
|What were the Persians also known as?
|Who brought the Persian tribes together to make a kingdom?
|Cyrus the Great
|What title did Cyrus the Great take?
|King of Kings
|What was the unique feature of the Royal Road?
|It was the first road that had a timed service.
|What was the Persian's Universal Law Code?
|What was the Cyrus Cylinder?
|IT contained Cyrus' ethics and what he wanted to do with the Jews, send them back to Jerusalem as long as they prayed for his empire.
|What was the Persian's Single Administrative Language?
|What was the Capital City of Persia?
|What was the Nowruz festival?
|It was a festival where people payed tribute to the ruler of Persia from all over.
|Hall of a Hundred Columns?
|This is where people payed respect to the king, but it was only 72 columns.
|What did the Gate of All Nations symbolize?
|Religion of Persia was?
|Zoroastrianism (not monotheistic, but has a supreme god)
|Who created Zoroastrianism?
|Who was the Supreme God?
|What is the difference between Dualism, Eschatology, and Apocalyptic?
|Dualism- division of light and dark Eschatology- end of human time Apocalyptic- associated with disaster
|Who were the "Pre-Greek" Civilizations?
|Achaens (2300BCE)-moved into Peolopanasis Mycenaean(2000-1100BCE)- At Crete Minoan(1900-1300BCE)- Mycenaean's absorb Minoans 1300 BCE
|What was the Greeks source of getting thing?
|Trade, they were very mountainous so they focused on trade since they couldn't farm.
|The Polis? What does this mean?
|Also known as Poleis, focuses on male identity (Politics)
|Civic Virtue? What is it?
|Virtue a man finds in his citizenship Virtue= manliness, vir- man in latin
|What is the worst thing that can happen to a Greek?
|Get thrown out of Athens, it takes away their manliness.