ancient greece and rome studyguide
unit 5 ancient greece and rome studyguide
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In Ancient Greece ____________ developed in which all people had a say in the government.
Athenian government wanted people to:
make community decisions which allowed for democracy, or rule by the people.
Our modern democracy is based on ______________ allowing all citizens to participate in government.
In _______ society it was believed that all laws should be recorded so citizens could understand them.
US government is based on Greek government because both
allow for rule by the people
The Roman Government and United States government both
elected their leaders to make their decisions.
In both the United States and the Roman Republic leaders were chosen through
Without many natural resources the _______ had to trade mostly by sea.
Both Ancient Greece and Rome were located on the Mediterranean sea which allowed for:
easier trade and travel by sea
The geography of Greece and Rome controls how trade is conducted, they are different because:
Greece is more mountainous while Rome has fewer mountains to travel over
_________ did more trading through sea while _______ traded more often over land.
Both Greece and Rome eventually fell because their people were not ____________.
The Ancient Greek empire eventually fell due to:
internal disputes, no one could take over after Alexander the Great
Rome eventually split up into an eastern and western empire which led to the fall of the Roman empire. This is an example of
The Greek city-state of Athens was focused on
education and the arts
The Greek city-state of Sparta was focused on
war and fighting
The __________ were a group of people in ancient Rome who were wealthy landowners and held most of the power.
The _________ were a group of people in Ancient Greece who usually had less money and didn't have most of the power.