Statistics for Athens City Trivia

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  • This quiz has been taken 499 times
  • The average score is 12 of 20

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QuestionAnswer% Correct
What event did Athens host for the first time in 1896?Summer Olympics
96%
What was the main rival city of Athens during the classical antiquity?Sparta
94%
What temple in Athens is dedicated to goddess Athena?Parthenon
92%
What form of government is Athens often considered to be the birthplace of?Democracy
91%
What "methodic" philosopher was sentenced to death by drinking hemlock?Socrates
89%
Who founded the Academy of Athens?Plato
84%
On what flat-topped and high ground area is the above located?Acropolis
80%
What Athenian philosopher was Alexander the Great's tutor?Aristotle
79%
What war was fought between Athens and the above between 431-404 BC?Peloponnesian War
67%
What empire conquered and burned the city in 479 BCE?Achaemenid Empire
64%
What is the closest world capital to Athens?Skopje
64%
Athens has 148 of what type of entertainment buildings, more than any city?Theatre
58%
What Greek god competed against Athena for the then-unnamed city of Athens to be
named after themselves?
Poseidon
48%
What Italian painter painted "The School of Athens"?Raphael
41%
Who was the orator and general of Athens during the city's golden age?Pericles
40%
They competed by each giving one gift to the city? What did Athena give?Olive Tree
35%
What was Aristophanes known to be the "father of"?Comedy
26%
What is the name of the central square of Athens?{Syntagma} Square
25%
Who is regarded as the mythical king and founder-hero of Athens?Theseus
17%
What 2016 Matt Damon movie takes partly place in Athens?Jason Bourne
15%

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