a system of trading in which people exchange goods or services directly, without the use of money.
a self-governing unit made up of a a city and its surrounding villages and farmland.
a humorous play that has a happy ending.
a system government in which the people rule, either directly or through elected representatives.
one of the five elected officials who supervised the kings of ancient Sparta.
a state slave in ancient Sparta.
a system of government in which a monarch- a kings, queen or emperor - is the sole and absolute ruler.
a system of government in which a few people rule over a larger group o f people.
a place of worship such as a church, temple, or mosque.
a serious drama in which the hero is brought to defeat by a character flaw.
a ruler who has total power, not limited by a constitution or by other officials; especially, one in ancient Greece.
creating figures or designs in three dimensions (out of stone, wood, etc.)