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Ionian Revolt
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This Persian lost at the Battle of Marathon.
Who is Darius?

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A Persian victory credited to a traitor that showed them a pass through the mountains.
What is the Battle of Thermopylae?

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The long, narrow body of water near present-day Turkey that Xerxes crossed using "boat bridges".
What is the Hellespont?

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The Ionian Revolt started this.
What is the cause of the Greek-Persian wars?

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It is surprising that Athens and Sparta worked together to fight Persia because they were ______________.
What are rivals?

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This Persian was Darius' son.
Who is Xerxes?

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The battle in which Xerxes was tricked into a narrow channel.
What is Salamis?

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Soldiers who ride on horses.
What is cavalry?

200

The small country where the Persians started out as a small tribe.
What is Iran?

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The city-state known for its great navy.
What is Athens?

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The Spartan king who led his men in the final stand of the 300 at Thermoplyae.
Who is Leonidas?

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The battle in which Miltiades attacked from the front and sides.
What is Marathon?

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A country or group that joins together for a common purpose.
What is an ally?

300

What Ionia was.
What is a Greek colony?

300

The city-state known for its fierce warriors and army?
What is Sparta?

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The Athenian naval officer who tricked Xerxes at Salamis.
Who is Themistocles?

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The decisive battle in which the Spartans led 80,000 Greek troops.
What is Plataea?

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The conflict between Persia and the Greek city-states between 499 and 479 B.C.E.
What are the Persian wars?

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The name of the Ionian city that Persians eventually burned.
What is Miletus?

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The effect/importance of Greek victory during the Persian wars.
What is perserved Greek independence and prevented Persia from conquering all of Europe?

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The runner that Miltiades sent to Sparta to ask for help at Marathon.
Who is Pheidippides?

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The battle in which the Greeks were outnumbered at least 30 to 1.
What is Thermopylae?

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The largest empire the world had ever known - its height was in the 400s B.C.E.
What is the Persian Empire?

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The provinces that King Darius split his empire into were called these.
What are satrapies?

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The length of the Greek-Persian wars.
What is about 20 years?