Ancient History: Greece : Early Neolithic Settlement and Agriculture

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Example Question #2 : Ancient History: Greece

The Neolithic Revolution most likely spread to Greece from __________.

Possible Answers:

Eastern Europe

North Asia

Western Europe

Asia Minor

North Africa

Correct answer:

Asia Minor


The Neolithic Revolution, which is another name for the Agricultural Revolution, most likely spread to Greece from Asia Minor. The Neolithic Revolution first took place in the Fertile Crescent of ancient Mesopotamia in 8,000 BCE. It spread gradually around nearby regions, and arrived in Greece around 7,000 BCE.

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