two paragraphs (at least 4 sentences each) about an Olympic Athlete of
your choice from the “Athlete’s Stories” section of the Web site.
Context of the Games
were the Olympic Games meant to honor?
did the altar of Zeus stand?
the Statue of Zeus.
one have to be Greek to compete in the Olympics? Explain.
happened to Greek athletes who cheated in competitions?
Greek athletes train full time, or did they work part time? Explain.
what ways were ancient Greek athletes like famous modern athletes?
the positive rewards of being a successful Olympic athlete.
one way in which politics were often a part of the Olympic Games.
the how a spectator would live and what he might see at the games.
were the epinicians and why were they important
to the Olympic Games?
and describe 5 sports played in the ancient Olympic games
what was the original temple of Zeus
and Hera made? When was it
two treasures housed by the Temple
was the purpose of the treasuries built by various city-states at Olympia?
was the name of the most famous public work undertaken by Greek colonies
and how much did it cost?
what “style” was the Temple of Zeus
- What differentiated
Early Classical Period art and architecture from that of archaic?
time, what happened to the stadium at Olympus?
three facilities used by Olympic athletes.
amazing items were unearthed at the Workshop of Pheidias?