Homework due a.d. iii Idibus Aprilis

Elementary Latin

  1. Quiz on conjugating and translating Perfect – Pluperfect – Future Perfect Passive tenses in ch. 19. — This webpage shows how to conjugate them. This webpage provides an explanation for how to form them.
  2. What are the 4 principal parts of a verb?
  3. What is a participle?

Elementary Greek

  1. Quiz on Participles: present / future / 1st aorist / perfect active (lesson 24)
  2. Vocabulary, lesson 21
Vocabulary, Lesson 21
αποθνῃσκω, αποθανουμαι, απεθανον, τεθνηκα. die, be killed
αποκτεινω, αποκτενω, απεκτεινα, απεκτονα. kill
φοβεω, φοβησω, εφοβησα, πεφοβηκα. fear
ο φοβος, fear
εμος. my
ημετερος. our
σος. your
υμετερος. your
τἰ. why


  1. Read in Biers, ch. 8, “The 5th Century” (pp. 194 – 246 )
  2. Be able to identify: parts of a Greek column (column, capital, volute, acanthus leaf, pediment, frieze, metope, drum, stylobate) and of a Greek temple (cella/naos, colonnade, pronaos, opisthodomos, anta). See this site.
  3. Presentation about Parthenon, Erechtheion, Propylaia
  4. Presentation about Greek temples
  5. Presentation on dating in archaeology
  6. Presentation on Polis, Persian Wars
  7. See this page on paper and presentation topics; on Friday, you’ll be asked to sign up to give a presentation(s).

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