Asked in Geometry
What is the name of a Greek ship with three banks of oars on each side?
Name of Greek ship with three banks of oars is - TRIREME
Asked in History, Politics & Society, Troy
How did the Greek's get inside Troy?
According to Homerus' book The Iliad, by constructing a large wooden horse and hiding a goup of soldiers inside it. Then they sailed away, seemingly conceding the failure of their siege. The Trojans then dragged the horse inside Troy as a victory trophy. At night, the Greek soldiers crept out of the horse and opened the gate for their countrymen, who had sailed back under cover of the darkness. ...
What was the greek trireme built for?
A trireme was a Greek warship of the period from about 300 BCE to 1300 AD. It was rowed by three banks of oarsmen and was generally equipped with a ram, which is a submerged spike. The ship would be rowed at maximum speed until the ram hit the enemy ship; the ram would smash a hole into the ship, which might then sink. ...
What Greek poet wrote about courage and loyalty of soldiers?
Homer was the Greek poet who wrote about the courage and loyalty of soldiers. ...
Asked in Greece
Why is there an eye painted on the front of a Greek trireme?
I believe oculi were painted on the prow to help the ship always find its way home. . ...
Asked in Ancient Greece, Mediterranean Sea
How did the sea help the greek navy in ancient civilization?
The Greek were good cruisers, and built good ships that could sail at impressive speeds. They studied the wind and tides, and built strong warships. The Greek naval ship, the Trireme was instrumental in defeating the Persians. ...
Asked in Ancient Greece
How did Greek city-states interact with each other?
they sailed from ilsland to island