Peloponnesian War $200 1) What struck Athens in 430 BC, killing a portion of its population? 2) Approximately what portion of Athenians died during this disaster?
Peloponnesian War $200 A plague killed approximately 1/3 (33%) of the Athenian population.
Peloponnesian War $300 Before disaster struck, Athens was relatively safe from Spartan attacks. Give one reason why.
Peloponnesian War $300 Protected by the Long Walls Could get food from its colonies Had a strong navy
Peloponnesian War $400 The balance in the military forces came from _______ having a stronger navy and _______ having a stronger army.
Peloponnesian War $400 Athens – Navy Sparta – Army
Peloponnesian War $500 What was one of the results of the Peloponnesian War?
Peloponnesian War $500 Athens lost its fleet, empire, power and wealth Athens lost its self- confidence Democratic government began to falter Leaders became corrupt Changes in art and drama showed emotion
Geography $100 This kind of geography made it difficult for Greeks to farm their land.
Athens $200 Name Athens’ main deity and what that deity symbolized.
Athens $200 Athena Symbolized wisdom, arts, military, and protection for cities
Athens $300 Name an accomplishment of the Athenian leader Solon.
Athens $300 Let the debtors out of prison and enslavement males 21 years and older could discuss and vote in the Assembly Created a court system Had fathers teach sons a trade Results: increased products and more trade
Athens $400 What were women’s roles in society in Athens?
Athens $400 Not allowed to vote Expected to stay at home and supervise work there
Athens $500 Describe Pericles’ accomplishments as Athens’ leader.
Athens $500 Paid salaries for public officials (meant poor could also serve) Made Athens’ navy strong Beautified Athens
Sparta $100 Peninsula where Sparta was located: