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A philosopher who was from Athens. He spoke out against the sophists and created the Socratic Method.
professional teachers in ancient Greece taught wealthy,young men
(Bible) an agreement between God and his people in which God makes certain promises and requires certain behavior from them in return
wish, long, or crave for (something, especially the property of another person)
religion believing in one god, emphasizing ethics
a form of punishment in which a person is forced to run between two lines of men facing each other and armed with clubs or whips to beat the victim
one who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty for refusing to renounce their religion
(New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles
cause to suffer
a lack of government and law; confusion
having a governer who can make decisions on their own
the most powerful members of a society
become similar to one's environment
one of two elected officials of the Roman Republic who commanded the army and were supreme judges
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
a general and progressive increase in prices
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders by voting
art of public speaking
any of a group of Greek philosophers and teachers in the 5th century BC who speculated on a wide range of subjects
assembly possessing high legislative powers
a group of people who are elected to make decisions or laws for a country or area
use of workers trade association
huge estates owned by wealthy families
An aristocrat, created a council of 500 and helped from Athenian democracy
Seized power from Solon and exiled nobles who disagreed with him. He also distributed those nobles' land to poor farmers in need.
public officials that ran gov't army
helped consuls and controlled the army
elected officials, registered citizens according to wealth
controlled gov't and kept power through patronage system
suffered discrimination, had little rights and caused gov't to write laws down
empire's economy prospered (27 B.C.-180 A.D.)
Galen, a physician wrote several volumes of medical knowledge of his day (A.D. 100s)
engraved laws on 12 Tables (450 B.C.)