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The journey of Alexander the Great - Map Quiz

In 334 BC Alexander III, king of Macedonia, started a journey to conquer the whole Asia. He became the emperor of Egypt, Persia and even India! With the help of a map can you place the main events of his fantastic journey?
The borders of his territories are approximates
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Last updated: September 10, 2022
First submittedJune 13, 2021
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A priest says that Alexander is the son of the Egyptian god Amon-Ra
Alexander reaches Egypt and becomes the new Pharaon
Alexander reaches Samarkand
Battle of Gaugamela
Battle of Issus; flight of the Persian king Darius III
Battle on the river Granicus
Battle on the river Hydasphes against the Indian army of Phorus
Conquest of Babylon || Death of Alexander for unknown reasons
Conquest of Ecbatana
Conquest of Pasargadae
Conquest of Persepolis || Burial of Darius III || Alexander becomes King of Persia
Conquest of Sardis; message to the Athenians: "My victory is also yours."
Conquest of Susa || Alexander marries Roxana
Conquest of Tyre
Death of his horse Bucephalus. Founding of Bucephala/Alexandria Bucephalous
Founding of Alexandretta
Founding of Alexandria Arachosia
Founding of Alexandria Ariana
Founding of Alexandria Carmania.
Founding of Alexandria Eschate
Founding of Alexandria in Opiania
Founding of Alexandria in Orietai
Founding of Alexandria of Egypt
Founding of Alexandria on the Indus || Building of 12 altars to mark the border of the empire
Founding of Alexandria Prophthasia
Founding of Alexandropolis
Founding of Nicaea
Founding of Nikephorion
Start of the journey from Pella
Visit of Gordion and cut of the "Gordian Knot"
Visit of Troy and promise that Alexander will be an hero like Achilles
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Level 71
Dec 5, 2021
Cool quiz! Do you mind if I make one? I've been working on an "explorer" series in the past few months (like this) and I was thinking about doing one for Alexander. The format of the quiz will be different, I just want to make sure you're okay since it's a similar subject.
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Level 33
Dec 31, 2021
sure
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Level 61
Sep 16, 2022
I like your quiz, it's really creative.
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Level 70
Sep 16, 2022
If you could make it so the blue circle didn't obscure the blue dot, that would help the overall readability a lot. I don't really know anything about designing these things, but that definitely could be improved.