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  • Alphabet and literature

    The English alphabet came from the Greek alphabet. Can you find some examples?

    Many letters of the Greek alphabet are used in mathematics, can you find out from the table the Greek letters that you have encountered?

    Alphabet and literature

    Picture of Homers poet Odyssey

    The Greeks wrote many excellent poems.

    Alphabet and literature

    A famous book of fables Aesops fables.

    Alphabet and literature

    An open-air theatre

    Greek plays influenced all later plays.

    Reconstructions of a mask that actors wore in

    Greek theatre

    Alphabet and literature

    The most famous thinkers were Socrates, Plato and Aristotle.

    Greek thinkers

    Herodotus was the Father of History.

    Herodotus

  • The architecture of the Legislative Council Building in Central

    Can you find similar types of columns in Hong Kong?

    Greek sculptures were famous in Europe. Greek statues can be seen in famous museums today.

    Buildings and sculptures

    A relief sculpture found on top of the Parthenon

    Buildings and sculptures

    Statue of Athena, Goddess of Athens

    Buildings and sculptures

    Medicine and science

    Famous Greek mathematicians were Pythagoras, Euclid and Archimedes.

    Hippocrates was the Father of Medicine. Pythagoras Theorem

    Medicine and science

  • Refer to your textbook, and identify the following Greek thinkers.

    taught taught

    Greek thinkers

    Socrates Plato Aristotle

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    Greek thinkers

    Buildings and sculptures

    The Greeks were great builders. The Parthenon, the temple of Athena in Athens, is a good example of Greek architecture.

    The tall stone columns of the Parthenon is a typical style of Greek architecture.

    Remains of the Parthenon in Athens

    Buildings and sculptures

    Remains of the Parthenon in Athens

    The tall stone columns of the Parthenon is a typical style of Greek architecture.

    Can you find similar types of columns in Hong Kong?

    The architecture of the Court of Final Appeal in Central

    Can you find similar types of columns in Hong Kong?