Alexander the Great
Alexander the great
For Class 4
A. ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS.
- What did Alexander learn as a young prince?
- Why do we remember Alexander as a great conqueror?
- Why did Alexander turn back after reaching India?
- Why did Alexander return Porus’s kingdom?
- List three things that we have got from the ancient Greeks.
B. TRUE OR FALSE.
- Porus and Alexander fought a battle on the banks of the river Ganga.
- The city-states of ancient Greece were often at war with each other.
- Alexander conquered India after defeating Porus.
- Alexander’s empire broke up soon after his death.
- The Olympic Games were held in honour of the Greek goddess Zeus.
C. FILL IN THE BLANKS.
- Alexander’s father was the king of _________.
- Alexander conquered the _________ Empire.
- __________, a city in Egypt, was named after Alexander.
- Hippocrates was a famous Greek _________.
- Homer wrote the epics __________ and __________.
- The Parthenon is a __________.