Review Sheet: Quiz #3
I. ID Universe (20 points). I will choose four of the 22 terms
below. For each term be prepared to supply the following
information: 1) who/what the term was 2) when it was of importance and
3) its historical significance (i.e. why is it important to our
understanding of the time & place with which it is
Mandate of Heaven
Period of Warring States, 403-221 B.C.E.
Solon (630-560 B.C.E.)
Pericles (495-429 B.C.E., Archon from
Darius (558-486 B.C.E., r. 522-486 B.C.E.)
Battle of Marathon, 490 B.C.E.
Battle of Plataea, 479 B.C.E.
Peloponnesian War (431-404 B.C.E.)
Antigonus II Gonatus (320-239 B.C.E., r. 276-239
Kautilya (fl. 300 B.C.E.)
lares and penates
Edict of Milan (313 C.E.)
II. Text Interpretation (20 points): I will select a portion of text
from one of the primary sources assigned for reading (including Four
Texts on Socrates of course) from 9/14/2007 to 10/15/2007. A
suggestion for preparation: review all primary sources assigned for
that period and be able to relate to a time period and a culture or
III. Using a Source as Evidence (15 points): I will ask you to write a
which you use the source above to make an analytical point about the
society to which the source is connected. For example, if the source
was a section of Hammurabi's Code (which we examined in the previous
Egypt and Mesopotamia), then you might use selections from the source
argue that there was social and gender inequality in Babylonian
Remember to quote from the source to support your point.