Alexander the Great

Alexander's mother
Olympias
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Alexander's beloved war horse
Bucephalas
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Alexander's wife, Roxana was from..
Bactria
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Mountain range crossed by Alexander
HinduKush
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Alexander's tutor
Aristotle
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Alexander carried this everywhere as his prized possession
Iliad
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Alexander had a lack of control when it came to..
alcohol
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Darius was killed by...
Bessus
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Alexander considered his friendship with (.....) like Achilles' friendship with Patroclus
Hephaestion
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In 338BC, Alexander fought alongside his father in the battle of...
Chaeronea
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Alexander first fought against Darius at the Battle of..
Issus
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Olympias always insisted that Alexander was the son of...
Zeus
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Alexander adopted Persian customs, such as the practice of proskynesis and...
prostration
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Philip of Macedon successfully developed the effective Macedonian...
Phalanx
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Following the Battle of Chaeronea, Philip dispatched Alexander to what city to negotiate peace?
Athens
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Alexander's capable general, who he later executed under the trial of Philotas, was called..
Parmenion
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The Tyrians refused Alexander's request to be allowed to sacrifice at the Temple of...
Heracles
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The Tyrians believed who would have his revenge?
Poseidon
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Gaza was ruled by King..
Batis
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According to Plutarch, at Gaza the bird dropping earth on Alexander's shoulder symbolised..
injury
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At Babylon, Alexander told people to restore the Temples destroyed by Xerxes, in particular, the Temple of..
Bel
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Alexander's beloved war horse

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Bucephalas

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Alexander's wife, Roxana was from..

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Card 4

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Mountain range crossed by Alexander

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Card 5

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Alexander's tutor

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