Ancient Greek History Timeline
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Ancient Greek History Timeline

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When did the Bronze Age start?

3000 BC

Which period marked the disappearance of literacy?

Dark Age

Who is considered the first historian to write about the Persian War?

Herodotus

Which period saw the construction of the Parthenon?

<p>Classical Period</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who led Greece during the Hellenistic Period until the Romans took over?

<p>Alexander the Great</p> Signup and view all the answers

At what time did a series of leaps forward take place, including domestication of animals and writing?

<p>10,000 BC</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which culture is considered to be the first evidence of the Bronze Age?

<p>Cycladic</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was the major importance of bulls in Minoan culture?

<p>Religious significance</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which language was used by the Minoans that remains undeciphered?

<p>Linear A</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who excavated the remains of Mycenae and Troy in the late 19th century?

<p>Heinrich Schliemann</p> Signup and view all the answers

What event likely played a role in the end of the Minoans?

<p>Massive volcanic eruption on Thera</p> Signup and view all the answers

What led to the sudden destruction of palace complexes in southern Greece around 12/1100 BC?

<p>Violent conflict</p> Signup and view all the answers

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