23 terms

Greek

STUDY
PLAY

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Acropolis
a hill where temples were built
agora
the market place
arete
behavior
assembly
citizens who pass laws

Citizen= men 18+
barter
trade
cavalry
soldier
comedy
funny / humorous play
corinthian
column (FANCY)
democracy
government by the people
doric
Column (simple)
hellenistic
Greek-like
Ionic
Column (curly)
monarchy
government ruled by king or queen
myth
story that explains culture belief
oligarchy
Government ruled by three or more (Sparta)
philosophers
a person who loves wisdom
1)Socrates
2)Plato
3)Aristotle
plague
wide spread disease
polis
city state
sanctuary
place of worship
tragedy
sad play that ends with hero dying
tyranny
a Government ruled by one person
play writes
Aeschylus - drama
Sophocles - drama
Euripides - drama
Aristophanes - comedy (frogs)
exports
grapes
olive oil
grain

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