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Easy TRUE or FALSE questions to revise history key concepts.

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  • 1. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com Ancient Greece Rome Prehistory Mesopotamia Egypt 1st Seconday Education Revision
  • 2. Prehistory http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 3.
    • Prehistory comprises three
    • periods:
    • Lower Palaeolithic,
    • Middle Palaeolithic and 
    • Upper Palaeolithic.
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  • 4. 2. In the Neolithic Age human beings became nomadic. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 5. 3. In the Metal Ages human beings used stone instead of metals to make tools. *instead of – en lugar de *tools - herramientas http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 6. 4. Palaeolithic Age comprises three periods: Palaeolithic Age, Neolithic Age and Metal Ages. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 7. 5. In the Palaeolithic Age people were sedentary and lived in huts. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com *huts – cabañas, chozas
  • 8. 6. Palaeolithic means “ tools made of stone”. *tools - herramientas http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 9. 7. Fire was discovered in the Neolithic . http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 10. 8. Weapons, jewels and food were placed in prehistoric burials. *weapons – armas *jewels – joyas *burials - enterramientos http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 11. 9. In the Upper Palaeolithic  the climate changed and became extremely cold. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 12. 10. In the Palaeolithic it was believed that supernatural forces could help or punish  human beings. *punish - castigar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 13. 11. Main changes in the Neolithic Age were: polished utensils, livestock and agriculture. *polish – pulir *livestock - ganado http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 14. 12. Animal raising and agriculture made it impossible for people to live in a fixed place. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 15. 13. Pottery was created in the Metal Ages. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 16. 14. The use of copper marked the beginning of the Metal Ages. *copper - cobre http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 17. 15. In the Metal Ages there were important technical changes, such as textiles and pottery. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 18. 16. In the Metal Ages wealth was divided equally. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 19. Mesopotamia http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 20.
    • Children went to school
    • in Mesopotamia.
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  • 21. 2. The first rulers of Mesopotamia were priests and priestesses but later kings ran the government. *priest – sacerdote *priestess – sacerdotisa *king - rey http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 22. 3. Sumerian merchants sold to other cities Mesopotamian products such as copper, tin and timber. *copper – cobre *tin – hojalata *timber - madera http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 23. 4. The upper class of Sumerian society were kings, priests and civil-servants. *civil servant - funcionario http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 24. 5. Sumerian city-states were isolated because they were always at war with one another. *at war – en guerra http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 25. 6. A city-state is part of a bigger state. *bigger – más grande http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 26. 7. Most people in Sumer were artisans and skilled workers. *skilled – hábil, experto http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 27. 8. The lower social class of Sumer were slaves. *lower – más baja http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 28. Egypt http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 29. 1. Pharaohs were considered gods on Earth who controlled  Egypt’s welfare. *welfare - bienestar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 30. 2. The First Intermediate Period in Egypt's history happened between 2300 B.C. and 2050 B.C. when nobility battled one another for power. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 31. 3. Egypt conquered new lands during  the Middle Kingdom   and because of these conquests, the kingdom became very poor. *kingdom - reino http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 32. 4. The Middle Kingdom finished for two reasons: nobilty fought again for the power and Hittites invaded Egypt. *fought (past) fight - luchar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 33. 5. The New Kingdom started when the Hyksos took over Egypt. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 34. 6. Hatshepsut conquered some territories of Mesopotamia. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 35. 7. Akhenaton turned the polytheistic religion of Egypt into a monotheistic one. *turn - convertir http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 36. 8. With Akhenaton the Egyptian empire became smaller but with Ramses II lands were regained in western Asia. *lands – tierras *regain - recuperar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 37. 9. The main reason why Egypt lost power after Ramses II's death is that Egyptians had to pay much more for iron weapons than their enemies. *iron – hierro *death - muerte *weapons - armas http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 38. 10. In 670 B.C. Egyptians took over the Assyrian empire. *took over (past) take over - apoderarse http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 39. Rome http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 40.
    • Between 1st and 2nd
    • centuries AD
    • Rome conquered all the territories
    • on the Italian Peninsula.
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  • 41. 2. Between 500 and 250 BC, Roman Empire expanded north to south from British Isles to the Sahara Desert, and east to west from Mesopotamia to the Iberian Peninsula. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 42. 3. The Roman Empire was divided in provinces that had to pay taxes to Rome. Each province was controlled by a governor. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 43. 4. During the Monarchy the king was helped by the senate. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 44. 5. The last king of Rome, Tarquin the Proud, was Etruscan and was dethroned in 509 BC. *proud – orgulloso *dethroned - destronar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 45. 6. The two main institutions of the Republic were the comitias and the senate. *comitias - comicios http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 46. 7. The plebeians were non-citizens who obtained their citizenship by the 4th century BC. *citizen – ciudadano *citizenship - ciudadanía http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 47. 8. During the Empire, Rome had to fight against Carthage in the Punic Wars to extend its power around the Mediterranean. *fight – luchar *against - contra http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 48. 9. In the 1st century BC the Republic was weakend by corruption and internal conflicts. *weaken - debilitar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 49. 10. The fist triumvirate was formed by Mark Antony, Julius Caesar and Crassus; the second triumvirate was formed by Pompey, Octavian and Lepidus. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 50. 11. In 27 BC Octavian became Augustus and the Roman Empire started. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 51. 12. The military anarchy was a fifty years period in which there were more than 25 emperors. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 52. 13. In the 3rd century BC Roman army was defeated by Persians and Barbarians. *defeat - derrotar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 53. 14. During the 4th century AD emperors Diocletian and Constantine improved the situation of the empire. *improve - mejorar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 54. 15. When the Huns entered Germanic territories, Barbarians had to flee into the Roman Empire and Romans couldn't stop this invasion. *flee - huir http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 55. 16. Emperor Constantine divided the empire into the Western Roman Empire and the Eastern Roman Empire. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 56. 17. The Western Roman Empire had its capital in Constantinople and the Eastern Roman Empire in Rome. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 57. 18. The Eastern Roman Empire was brought to an end thousand years later than the Western Roman Empire and changed its name to the Byzantine Empire. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 58. 19. Emperor Constantine declared Christianity the only religion of the Roman Empire. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 59. 20. Christians were persecuted by the empire because they didn't want to worship Jupiter and the other Roman gods. *worship - adorar http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 60. Greece http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 61.
    • In Early Greece
    • city-states were called polis.  
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  • 62. 2. Aristoi is a Greek word that means “government”.  http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 63. 3. In same poleis aristocracy replaced democracy.  http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 64. 4. An “acropolis” is a citadel on a hill.   http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 65. 5. Athens is a famous example of aristocratic government and Sparta of democratic government.  http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 66. 6. Assemblies and councils were necessary in a democratic government. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 67. 7. Many Greeks migrated between the 8th and 6th centuries because the population increased and there was not enough food for everyone.   http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 68. 8. In early Greece, land was divided equally.  http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 69. 9. Many Greeks migrated to the north and the south of the Balkan Peninsula. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 70. 10. Greek colonies were founded in places near the coast in order to fish.   http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 71. 11. Greek colonies weren’t independent. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 72. 12. Colonization spread Greek influence beyond its frontiers. http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 73. 13. The Greeks founded colonies on the east coast of the Iberian Peninsula.  http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com
  • 74. http ://eso- socialscience.blogspot.com / http :// www.forumantica.com / prehistory / portugal - eng.html http :// www.crystalinks.com / greece.html http :// colecolon.wordpress.com /2010/03/16/13/ http :// www.diomedes.com / hm _2. htm http :// www .2egipto. com / tours.main.asp http :// www.visiting - egypt.com /? p=27 http://www.iclipart.com References http://iespebilingue.wikispaces.com