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  1. A large, almost landlocked arm of the Atlantic Ocean touching Europe, Asia, and Africa.
  2. Greek biographer of the first to early second century AD. Author of Parallel Lives which compared famous men of classical Greece and republican Rome.
  3. system 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.
  4. a state of extreme confusion and disorder

  5. 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.

5 True/False questions

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

          

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

          

  3. CleisthenesAn Athenian statesman from 515-495 B.C.E. who became a ruler that encouraged a more democratic system of government

          

  4. archons9 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. polisAthenian reformer of the 6th century; established laws that eased the burden of debt on farmers, forbade enslavement for debt