Download View Alexander the Great PowerPoint Presentation

Login   OR  Register

Share page


Home / Entertainment & Celebrity / Entertainment & Celebrity Presentations / View Alexander the Great PowerPoint Presentation

View Alexander the Great PowerPoint Presentation

worldwideweb By : worldwideweb

On : Jan 08, 2015

In : Entertainment & Celebrity

Embed :

Login / Signup - with account for

  • → Make favorite
  • → Flag as inappropriate
  • → Download Presentation
  • → Share Presentation
  • Slide 1 - Alexander The Great
  • Slide 2 - Macedonia
  • Slide 3 - Phillip II of Macedon Ruled Macedonia from 359-336 B.C. and transformed it into a powerful military machine Moved into northern Greece and met little resistance due to residual effects of Peloponnesian War By 338 he had Greece under his control
  • Slide 4 - The Phalanx
  • Slide 5 - Alexander the Great Phillip II is assassinated in 336 BCE Alexander is crowned king at age 20 Phillip II had prepared Alexander well for kingship Military Experience Tutored by Aristotle
  • Slide 6 - Alexander the Great Heavily influenced by Greek culture Inspired by the stories of Achilles and Hercules. Kept a dagger and a copy of the Iliad under his pillow. Wanted his accomplishments to surpass those of Hercules.
  • Slide 7 - Alexander’s Vision Alexander moved quickly to fulfill his father’s dream – The conquest of the Persian Empire!
  • Slide 8 - The Conquest Begins– Battle of Gaulgamela 331 BCE His army totaled 37,000 Greek and Macedonian men. 5,000 of which were cavalry. Had enough ships to the Dardanelles Darius III, king of Persia, called forth a massive multinational army to meet the invaders. Estimates range from 250,000-500,000
  • Slide 9 - The Conquests of Alexander Heavily outnumbered, Alexander crushes the Persians at the Battle of Issus. Establishes Alexandria as the Greek capitol of Egypt! Near Babylon, Alexander decisively defeats Darius! Becomes the ruler of the entire Persian Empire! 1 2 3 Alexander was still not satisfied!
  • Slide 10 - ppt slide no 10 content not found
  • Slide 11 - The Conquests of Alexander For the next three years, Alexander moves east and northeast. In 326 BCE, Alexander moves into India. Crossed Hindu Kush into norther India Hard fought campaigns-Faced soldiers on war elephants Macedonians refuse to go any farther
  • Slide 12 - The Conquests of Alexander Alexander’s army returned to Babylon, where he died in June 323 BCE of wounds, fever, and too much alcohol. Commanders ask to whom he would leave his immense empire: “To the strongest”
  • Slide 13 - The Conquests of Alexander After years of discord, three generals divided up the empire Macedonia and Greece-Macedonia Egypt-Ptolemaic Kingdom Persia-Seleucid Empire
  • Slide 14 - Why was Alexander so successful?? Great Military Leader Master of strategy and tactics He was fearless Led his men into battle Willing to risk his own life While in India, Alexander was the first to leap over a city wall in order to inspire his troops.
  • Slide 15 - 356 B.C 323 B.C 356 BC Alexander the Great is born. 338 BC Philip II Brings Greece Under his control: Battle of Chaeronea 336 BC Death of King Phillip –Crowning of Alexander the Great as ruler of Macedonia 334 BC Enough ships to pass the Dardanelles 331 BC Captured Babylon: Battle of Guagamela 326 BC Crossed Hindu Kush into India 324 BC Troops mutiny at Opis 323 BC The Death of Alexander the Great Example of a Timeline Alexander The Great
  • Slide 16 - Alexander’s Legacy The Marriage of East & West Founded around 20 cities bearing his name–Greatest: Alexandria Egypt From Egypt to India, Greek: Temples Statues Athletic contests
  • Slide 17 - Alexander’s Legacy Became the measure against which military leaders still measure themselves–military tactics still taught today Alexander the Great ushered in the Hellenistic Age – A period where Greek influence could be found throughout the known world! Local people assimilated
  • Slide 18 - Hellenistic Arts and Sciences: • New Philosophies Stoics: Founded by Zeno • Math and Geometry Pythagorus Archimedes • Medicine Hippocrates
  • Slide 19 - 133 B.C., Rome will replace Greeks as dominant power in the Middle East, yet Greek legacy remains: law freedom justice government
AI Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 678

Pigeon Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 505

Anniversary Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 612

Running Track Free PowerPoint Template

Running Track

Views : 487

Time Management Free PowerPoint Template

Time Management

Views : 551

Saving Money Free PowerPoint Template

Saving Money

Views : 887

Question Mark Free PowerPoint Template

Question Mark

Views : 525

Domino Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 603

Parents Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 441

Doctor Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 454

Global Warming Pollution Free PowerPoint Template

Global Warming Pollution

Views : 912

Team Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 894

Aids Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 611

Glacier Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 400

Baby Sleeping Free PowerPoint Template

Baby Sleeping

Views : 844

Bananas Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 614

Condom Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 867

Bowling Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 748

Dollar Free PowerPoint Template


Views : 482

Quit Smoking Free PowerPoint Template

Quit Smoking

Views : 628

Description : PowerPoint presentation on View Alexander the Great, download now ppt of View Alexander the Great

Tags : View Alexander the Great

Shortcode : Get Shareable link