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Democracy was successful in ancient Greece despite the fact that:

only men were allowed to vote

The most famous Greek city-state was

Athens.

Which of the following was NOT an event in the Ancient Olympics ?

swimming

The Olympics were a sporting event as well as a way for Greeks to keep fit for war. What was another purpose of the games?

A religious festival dedicated to the gods

What would winners of the Olympic Games receive as a prize?

Olive-leaf wreath

Which of the following is NOT true?

Both men and women acted in Greek plays.

Greek plays began as religious festivals honoring which god?

Dionysus, God of wine and fertility

Democracy originated in

Athens.

The Greek word democracy means....

government by the people

The Parthenon was built as a home for the goddess

Athena.

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