Ancient GreeksWhat do pots tell usabout Greek hoplites?
A hoplite was a Greeksoldier.
What equipment is thishoplite wearing andcarrying?
helmet               tunic                                         shield                breastplate                or cui...
What weapons did heuse to fight with?
What weapons did heuse to fight with?                               sword                                                 ...
Do you think the spearwas straight or curved?How long do you think itwas?                           spear
What did he have toprotect himself?
What did he have to                helmetprotect himself?                                             shield              ...
Are there any itemsin the picture thatthe hoplite might nottake into battle?
Are there any itemsin the picture thatthe hoplite might nottake into battle?       bowl               cloakWhy do you thin...
Which piece ofequipment do youthink mattered mostto the hoplite?
Did all hoplitescarry the sameequipment?Look at the followingpictures to decide.
What is similar and what is different?
What is similar and what is different?
What is similar and what is different?
Find out more about ancient GreeceVisit the main Museum websitewww.britishmuseum.orgUse Explore to look at some of our obj...
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  1. 1. Ancient GreeksWhat do pots tell usabout Greek hoplites?
  2. 2. A hoplite was a Greeksoldier.
  3. 3. What equipment is thishoplite wearing andcarrying?
  4. 4. helmet tunic shield breastplate or cuirassbowl sword cloak tunic spear greaves
  5. 5. What weapons did heuse to fight with?
  6. 6. What weapons did heuse to fight with? sword spear This was his offensive equipment.
  7. 7. Do you think the spearwas straight or curved?How long do you think itwas? spear
  8. 8. What did he have toprotect himself?
  9. 9. What did he have to helmetprotect himself? shield breastplate or cuirass greaves This was his defensive equipment.
  10. 10. Are there any itemsin the picture thatthe hoplite might nottake into battle?
  11. 11. Are there any itemsin the picture thatthe hoplite might nottake into battle? bowl cloakWhy do you thinkthe hoplite mightneed these?
  12. 12. Which piece ofequipment do youthink mattered mostto the hoplite?
  13. 13. Did all hoplitescarry the sameequipment?Look at the followingpictures to decide.
  14. 14. What is similar and what is different?
  15. 15. What is similar and what is different?
  16. 16. What is similar and what is different?
  17. 17. Find out more about ancient GreeceVisit the main Museum websitewww.britishmuseum.orgUse Explore to look at some of our objectswww.britishmuseum.org/explore/introduction.aspxLearn more about Greek hopliteswww.ancientgreece.co.uk

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