Which Greek scholar is known as “the father of history”? a. Sophocles b. Herodotus c. Thucydides d. Euripides

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The Greek scholar who is known as "the father of history" is b)Herodotus. He was indeed a historian, but he is known as the first historian to collect his data systematically and critically and to arrange them in a historiographic manner.His only known work is "The Histories" which was an investigation into the Greco-Persian Wars, which contains a load of geographical and ethnographic information.

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