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Sanctuary which was dedicated to Apollo and included a temple and amphitheater

Delphi

2

Greek city-state that controlled the aegean and became the center of a maritime empire and a beacon of democracy

Athens

3

Greek city-state that dominated the peloponnesian region and cultivated a strong military culture

Sparta

4

Island where the temple of aphaia was built

Aegina

5

Cities of hellenistic greece where a style of sculpture flourished that emphasized naturalism, sculpture in the round and expressiveness

Pergamon and Rhodes

6

Athenian leader who commissioned the building of the acropolis

Perikles

7

Macedonian commander who conquered greece in 338 bce

Philip 2nd, Father of Alexander the Great

8

Area of southern italy populated by greek settlements

Magna Grecia

9

"Shining city on the hill" of athens

Acropolis

10

Sculpted the Spear Bearer statue, codified the contropposto

Polykleitos

11

Order characterized by volutes

Ionic order

12

Order characterized by acanthus leaves

Corinthian order

13

Order characterized by a column without a base

Doric

14

Inner room where the statue of the God/Goddess was placed

Cella

15

Row of columns that surrounded the perimeter of the Parthenon

Peristyle

16

The Kouros was a free-standing sculpture of the ___ period

Archaic

17

Bronze statue commemorating the victory in a race that took place at the Delphi sanctuary

Charioteer of Delphi

18

Hellenistic sculpture by Epigonos that depicted a dying male figure

Dying Gallic Trumpeter

19

Hellenistic sculpt that depicted a Trojan priest and his children being punished by the gods

Laocoon and his sons

20

Bronze statues of two soldiers from the early classical greek period, found off the coast of italy

Riace warriors

21

Goddess protector of the city of Athens

Athena Nike

22

God of Grape Harvest whose female followers were named Maenads

Dionysus

23

God associated with sun and music, depicted with a chariot

Apollo

24

Greek ceramics evolved from geometric, to ___, to ___

Black then Red

25

Funerary fresco inspired by depictions of afterlife by __ painters

Tomb of the diver, Etruscan