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  1. Greek biographer of the first to early second century AD. Author of Parallel Lives which compared famous men of classical Greece and republican Rome.
  2. Athenian reformer of the 6th century; established laws that eased the burden of debt on farmers, forbade enslavement for debt
  3. five officials in ancient Sparta who were elected for one-year terms to make sure the king stayed within the law
  4. A large, almost landlocked arm of the Atlantic Ocean touching Europe, Asia, and Africa.
  5. 9 rulers who served a 1 year term in office and appointed all other officials and made all the laws. The laws were never written down and were interpreted and applied by judges, or a group of nobles.

5 True/False questions

  1. acropolishighest and most fortified point within a Greek city-state

          

  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. agoraa central area in Greek cities used both as a marketplace and as a meeting place

          

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

          

  5. democracya central area in Greek cities used both as a marketplace and as a meeting place

          

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