Grade 8 ~ Map for Test on Monday, February 4, 2013.

Grade 8 ~ Map for Test on Monday, February 4, 2013.

Please study this map for Monday’s test.

1 to 10 are bodies of water. Adriatic Sea, Ionian Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea, Sea of Marmara, Black Sea, Sea of Galilee,  Jordan River, Dead Sea, Red Sea.

11 to 16 are land/islands. Italy, Crimea, Thera or Santorini, Rhodes, Crete, Cyprus.

17-18 are mountains. Pindos Mountains and Mount Olympus.

19-20 are geographic regions. Balkans and Anatolia/Asia Minor.

21 to 25 are early Greek cities. Olympia, Delphi, Mycenae, Troy, and Ephesus.

Grade 8 Geography and the Early Greeks.

1 The word geography comes from two Greek words, ge and graphy, what do these 2 words mean?
2 Another name for Asia Minor is:
3 Knossos was located on what island?
4 Most early Greek trading routes went to North Africa, especially to what is is now Algeria and Tunisia. TRUE   FALSE
5 A polis is a Greek _____________-_______________
6 A classical age is one that is marked by great ______________
7 Most ancient Greek cities had a high hill call the ____________________
8 There where many Greek  city-states and colonies around the Black Sea. TRUE   FALSE
9 Thera and is also known as Santorini  TRUE   FALSE
10 Explain what happened on the Greek island of Thera in 1600 B.C.


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