Ancient History: Greece : Early Neolithic Settlement and Agriculture

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Example Questions

Example Question #3 : Neolithic Era (Up To 2900 Bce)

The Neolithic Revolution most likely spread to Greece from __________.

Possible Answers:

Western Europe

North Africa

Eastern Europe

Asia Minor

North Asia

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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