###a paragraph at a minimum for each answer. Some questions are obviously longer than others.Please number each essay.
1.Describe the main characteristics of the classical style in Greek art. Include examples and key terms.How did Roman sculpture differ from Greek sculpture?
2.Discuss the role of drama in ancient Greece. Who were the major Greek playwrights and what did they write about?
3.What were the principal contributions of the naturalistic (pre-Socratic) and humanistic (Socratic) philosophers? What are the main differences between the aims and inquiries of the pre-Socratic and the Socratic philosophers?
4.Describe the technological advances in construction the Romans were credited with. How did Roman architecture serve the practical needs of Roman life?
5.Think about the role the military played in the history of Rome. How did military service change in the Roman Republic and Empire? Compare Rome’s later military to the role of the military in American history.
6.Consider law and law codes in the ancient world. What is the significance of Hammurabi’s code of law and how does it compare to other ancientforms of law such as those of the Egyptians and Hebrews?What was different in Roman law? What were Rome’s main contributions in the field of law? What role did Emperor Justinian play?
7.Consider burial customs in ancient civilizations. What similarities exist cross-cultures and what do they reveal about those cultures. Give examples.
8.Discuss the significance of location on the development of culture in that region. Give examples from the civilizations we have studied.
9.What were Rome’s most significant contributions to the humanistic tradition? How did they differ from the Greeks? FromEgypt, or Mesopotamia?
10.What do you think is the most significant event or invention we discussed from the ancient world? Support your answer.