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  1. term for the battle formation of Greek hoplites; it consisted of tightly packed rows of hoplites, typically 8 ranks deep. The formation was suited for fighting on level ground but did not work well in difficult terrain.
  2. Slaves to the Spartans that revolted and nearly destroyed Sparta in 650 B.C.E.
  3. a central area in Greek cities used both as a marketplace and as a meeting place
  4. a form of government in which all power is vested in a few persons or in a dominant class or clique; government by the few.
  5. five officials in ancient Sparta who were elected for one-year terms to make sure the king stayed within the law

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  1. Mediterranean SeaAn Athenian statesman from 515-495 B.C.E. who became a ruler that encouraged a more democratic system of government

          

  2. PisistratusAristocrat who seized power of Athens in 560 B.C. (6th Century) Built up trade, thus enriching Athens. Instituted a policy of transferring land from the nobles back to the peasants, gaining support from the lower classes. Under his leadership, the olive oil trade exploded, increasing the wealth Greece.

          

  3. SolonAthenian reformer of the 6th century; established laws that eased the burden of debt on farmers, forbade enslavement for debt

          

  4. CleisthenesAristocrat who seized power of Athens in 560 B.C. (6th Century) Built up trade, thus enriching Athens. Instituted a policy of transferring land from the nobles back to the peasants, gaining support from the lower classes. Under his leadership, the olive oil trade exploded, increasing the wealth Greece.

          

  5. Plutarcha form of government in which all power is vested in a few persons or in a dominant class or clique; government by the few.

          

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