In its heyday, what was Sparta known for?
True or False: Spartan women were considered vastly inferior, and were not given the same freedoms as Spartan men.
Who was the legendary lawgiver who helped organize the Spartan state?
What city-state led the Delian League against Sparta in the Peloponnesian war?
At what age were Spartan children removed from their homes to begin training?
What was the name of the school system that all Spartan boys had to attend?
True or False: Spartans went into battle with bare chests.
How were Spartan kings treated?
What did Spartans make their coins out of?
What was NOT a way that Sparta punished cowards?
What formation did Spartans prefer to fight in?
True or False: The Spartan Cavalry also excelled on the battlefield.
What was long hair a symbol of in ancient Sparta?
What was the Spartans’ main weapon?
What was the Battle of Pylos famous for in Spartan history?
True or False: Spartans often swapped wives.
What is a helot?
What was the Spartan secret police called?
True or False: Sparta was ruled by two kings from separate dynasties.
Spartans only gave grave headstones to which citizens?
What was NOT a ritual Spartan boys went through?
What was another word for “Spartans”?
What was the name of the elected body of Spartan government who balanced out the kings’ powers?
What was the name of King Leonidas’ legendary queen?
What battle is depicted in the Hollywood film 300?
Who was the leader of the Persian Empire during the Battle of Thermopylae?
True or False: Spartan brides shaved their heads and dressed like men on their wedding night.
In Spartan society, what was the role of the Perioikoi?
What deity did Spartans believe they were descended from?
What was NOT another Greek city-state during the height of Sparta’s power?
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