Asked in Travel & Places, Ancient Greece, Sparta
What group of outsiders had tyrannical control of the Greek city-states in the sixth century BC?
Alexander the Great overtook the Greek city-states during the sixth century BC. His rule was considered tyrannical control and is titled Hellenistic rule. ...
What is the sixth letter of Greek alphabet?
The modern Greek alphabet has 24 letters and is derived from the earlier Phoenician alphabet. The greek alphabet has been in use in one form or another since the 8th century BCE. The sixth letter of the modern Greek alphabet is "zeta". ...
Asked in Persian Empire
Who were the allies of the Persian Empire in the sixth century b.c.?
The Persian Empire was establishing itself in the second half of the 6th Century BCE. The core of the Empire was Persia and its ally Media. The surrounding states were its target. ...
Asked in India Religion and Spirituality
What kind of religion were the India in the sixth century?
describe the conditions of india in sixth century
Asked in Inventions, Chess
In which year was chess invented?
Chess wasn't invented in an exact year. Chess took many years to invent, but chess DID originate in the 1200s in India. Chess originated in the Sixth Century AD in India, and from there spread to Persia. When the Arabs conquered Persia, it spread into the Arab nations, and from there into Europe when the Moors conquered Spain. ...
Asked in Astronomy
Who was the first to theorize that the earth was a sphere?
Pythagoras in the sixth Century BC. Although it cannot conclusively be proved it was him, by the 5th century BC in the Pythagorean schools of teaching no greek writer or teacher thought the earth was anything but round. ...
Obsolete sixth letter of the early greek alphabet?
Digamma. This obsolete letter of the Greek alphabet was primarily used as a Greek numeral. ...
Asked in Pythagoras
The sixth century philosopher Pythagoras taught that?
In the sixth century B.C, (for example) Pythagoras, familiar to geometry students for his Pythagorean theorem, taught that the essence of the universe could be found in music and in numbers. ...