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  1. a state of extreme confusion and disorder

  2. 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.
  3. a central area in Greek cities used both as a marketplace and as a meeting place
  4. five officials in ancient Sparta who were elected for one-year terms to make sure the king stayed within the law

  5. Heavily armored Greek infantryman of the Archaic and Classical periods who fought in the close-packed phalanx formation. _____________ armies-militias composed of middle- and upper-class citizens supplying their own equipment. Famously defeated superior numbers of opponents by fighting as a unit.

5 True/False questions

  1. SolonGreek word for city-state

          

  2. archonsfive officials in ancient Sparta who were elected for one-year terms to make sure the king stayed within the law

          

  3. polisGreek word for city-state

          

  4. democracysystem of government in which all 'citizens' (however defined) have equal political and legal rights, privileges, and protections, as in the Greek city-state of Athens in the fifth and fourth centuries B.C.E.

          

  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.