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Architectural supports of great beauty, which the Greeks used to design buildings, and which we still use today.
The style of democracy used in Ancient Greece. It means that all citizens vote themselves, instead of voting for a representatives to vote for them. (The USA has a representative system.)
The small, independent communities in which the Ancient Greeks lived. Since there were so many mountains in ancient Greece, each city had to be able to supply itself with food and goods.
The Economic Specialization of Ancient Greece
They focused their economy on building ships, farming, and making pottery.
The Trojan War started when
Helen, the world's most beautiful woman, went to Troy with the Trojan Prince.
The Trojan War ended when
the Greeks hid their best soldiers in the Trojan Horse. They attacked the Trojans brought it in their city and fell asleep.
The Trojan Horse was
a large, wooden structure that the Greeks could hide many of their best fighters inside.
An Ancient Greek city-state known for its great thinkers and for the arts (theater, music, poetry, etc.).
A student of Socrates, who believed that people would do good if they knew what goodness was. He started a school called the Academy.
Alexander the Great
A man who united all of Greece, defeated the Persians, and conquered almost all of the known world.
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