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Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Greece
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Greece
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
18 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Polis
Classical Age
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece. One settled on…
Greek word for city-state
Period marked by Great Achievements, began with the creation…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece. One settled on…
14 terms
Mion, Holt, Ancient Greece Chapter 8
mythology
Homer
Sappho
Aesop
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
a Greek woman who was the most famous lyric poet
a Greek writer who is famous for his fables
mythology
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
Homer
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
20 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Aegean Sea and Mediterranean Sea
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Polis
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Two bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
Greek word for city-state
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Aegean Sea and Mediterranean Sea
Two bodies of water that surround Greece
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
51 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
31 terms
Holt World History - Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortres…
a type of government in which people r…
polis... (PAH-luhs)
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for a city-state
polis... (PAH-luhs)
an age marked by great achievements
classical
56 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
10 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Polis
Classical Age
Acropolis
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Greek word for city-state
Period marked by Great Achievements, began with the creation…
Fortress on top of a high hill
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Polis
Greek word for city-state
31 terms
Holt World History - Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortres…
a type of government in which people r…
polis... (PAH-luhs)
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for a city-state
polis... (PAH-luhs)
an age marked by great achievements
classical
56 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
56 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
17 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Dark Age
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
After the decline of Mycenaens (1200BC), Greece slid into a p…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Minoans
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
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Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
56 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
51 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
31 terms
Holt World History - Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortres…
a type of government in which people r…
polis... (PAH-luhs)
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for a city-state
polis... (PAH-luhs)
an age marked by great achievements
classical
56 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
28 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
16 terms
Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Aegean Sea and Mediterranean Sea
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Polis
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Two bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
Greek word for city-state
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Aegean Sea and Mediterranean Sea
Two bodies of water that surround Greece
45 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Greece
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Greece
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
31 terms
Holt World History - Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortres…
a type of government in which people r…
polis... (PAH-luhs)
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for a city-state
polis... (PAH-luhs)
an age marked by great achievements
classical
14 terms
Holt World History - Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortres…
a type of government in which people r…
polis... (PAH-luhs)
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for a city-state
polis... (PAH-luhs)
an age marked by great achievements
classical
31 terms
Holt World History - Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortres…
a type of government in which people r…
polis... (PAH-luhs)
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for a city-state
polis... (PAH-luhs)
an age marked by great achievements
classical
13 terms
Burkhead Holt Ancient Civilization Chapter 8 Ancient Greece Geography
Peninsula
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Minoans and Mycenaeans
Minoans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
Two earliest cultures that settled in Greece
Lived on the island of Crete ... Best shipbuilders... Expert sailor…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian Sea, Aegean Sea and Mediterrane…
Three bodies of water that surround Greece
41 terms
Holt World History Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Peninsula
The mainland of Greece is a...
Where did the Greeks live?
What was Greece surrounded by?
An area of land surrounded on three sides by water
Peninsula
On Rocky mountainous this land surrounded by water
Many small islands
Peninsula
An area of land surrounded on three sides by water
The mainland of Greece is a...
Peninsula
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Ancient Greece (Chapter 8)
Athens
citizen
classical
oligarchy
Greek city-state where democracy was born
a person who has the right to participate in government
a time marked by great achievement
a government in which only a few people rule
Athens
Greek city-state where democracy was born
citizen
a person who has the right to participate in government
19 terms
Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
myth
ritual
oracle
fable
a traditional story that explains the practices or beliefs of…
words or actions that are part of a religious ceremony
a sacred shrine where a priest or priestess spoke for a god o…
a story meant to teach a lesson
myth
a traditional story that explains the practices or beliefs of…
ritual
words or actions that are part of a religious ceremony
14 terms
Chapter 8: Ancient Greece
mythology
Homer
Sappho
Aesop
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
a Greek woman who was the most famous lyric poet
a Greek writer who is famous for his fables
mythology
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
Homer
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
16 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 9 - Ancient Greece
Polis
Classical
Acropolis
Democracy
The Greek word for City-State
A Greek age that is marked by great achievements.
A high hill that Greek fortresses usually were on top of.
A type of government where people rule themselves.
Polis
The Greek word for City-State
Classical
A Greek age that is marked by great achievements.
34 terms
Ancient Greece Chapter 8
peninsula
polis
classical age
acropolis
an area of land that is surrounded by 3 sides of water
Greek word for city-state. Provided security and an identity…
time marked by great achievements
high hill
peninsula
an area of land that is surrounded by 3 sides of water
polis
Greek word for city-state. Provided security and an identity…
29 terms
Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
polis
classical
acropolis
democracy
A city-state in ancient Greece.
A period of time marked by great achievements in education, a…
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
A government controlled by its citizens, either directly or t…
polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
classical
A period of time marked by great achievements in education, a…
16 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 9 - Ancient Greece
Polis
Classical
Acropolis
Democracy
The Greek word for City-State
A Greek age that is marked by great achievements.
A high hill that Greek fortresses usually were on top of.
A type of government where people rule themselves.
Polis
The Greek word for City-State
Classical
A Greek age that is marked by great achievements.
14 terms
Chapter 8: Ancient Greece
mythology
Homer
Sappho
Aesop
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
a Greek woman who was the most famous lyric poet
a Greek writer who is famous for his fables
mythology
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
Homer
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
29 terms
Ancient Greece: Chapter 8
cavalry
circumference
comedy
drama
soldiers on horseback
The distance around a circle
light and humorous drama, usually including joking and satire…
a story told through the actions and words of actors
cavalry
soldiers on horseback
circumference
The distance around a circle
11 terms
Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Alexander the Great
Pericles
Thucydides
Socrates
Became ruler of Macedonia at the age of twenty-two; led the G…
one of the democracy in Athens considered one of the best ora…
Athenian historian who recorded the events of the Peloponnese.
Greek philosopher who encouraged his students to seek truth t…
Alexander the Great
Became ruler of Macedonia at the age of twenty-two; led the G…
Pericles
one of the democracy in Athens considered one of the best ora…
93 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Greece Chapters 8-9
Cyrus the Great
Royal Road
Cavalry
Cambyses
550 BC Emperor who won independence for Persia by conquering…
1700 miles long that connected 2 Persian cities. Messengers u…
A unit of soldiers who ride horses
Cyrus the Great's son who conquered Egypt
Cyrus the Great
550 BC Emperor who won independence for Persia by conquering…
Royal Road
1700 miles long that connected 2 Persian cities. Messengers u…
29 terms
Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
polis
classical
acropolis
democracy
A city-state in ancient Greece.
A period of time marked by great achievements in education, a…
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
A government controlled by its citizens, either directly or t…
polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
classical
A period of time marked by great achievements in education, a…
24 terms
Chapter 8 - Ancient Greece
agora
polis
democracy
oligarchy
marketplace
city-state
people rule themselves
"government by the few"
agora
marketplace
polis
city-state
14 terms
Chapter 8: Ancient Greece
mythology
Homer
Sappho
Aesop
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
a Greek woman who was the most famous lyric poet
a Greek writer who is famous for his fables
mythology
stories about gods and heroes that try to explain how the wor…
Homer
a Greek poet who wrote the two epic poems - the Iliad and the…
34 terms
Chapter 8 - Ancient Greece
geo-
-graphy
acr-
-polis
earth
writing about
top
city-state
geo-
earth
-graphy
writing about
Chapter 8: Ancient Greece
polis
classical
acropolis
tyrant
The Greek word for city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortress was built
an ancient Greek leader who held power through the use of force
polis
The Greek word for city-state
classical
an age marked by great achievements
22 terms
Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
Delphi
prophesy
ritual
peninsula
the place where the oracle at the Temple of Apollo was
telling of the future
a set of actions carried out in a fixed way
An area of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
Delphi
the place where the oracle at the Temple of Apollo was
prophesy
telling of the future
16 terms
Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 9 - Ancient Greece
Polis
Classical
Acropolis
Democracy
The Greek word for City-State
A Greek age that is marked by great achievements.
A high hill that Greek fortresses usually were on top of.
A type of government where people rule themselves.
Polis
The Greek word for City-State
Classical
A Greek age that is marked by great achievements.
89 terms
Combo with "Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece" and 1 other
Peninsula
Greece
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Greece
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
20 terms
Ancient Greece-Chapter 8
expert shipbuilders
many words in English come from Greek…
representative democracy
the mysteries and problems of life
due to rugged mountains, traveling by land was difficult in G…
the Greeks influenced our language
citizens elect officials to make laws
Greek philosophers thought about these
expert shipbuilders
due to rugged mountains, traveling by land was difficult in G…
many words in English come from Greek…
the Greeks influenced our language
16 terms
Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
polis
classical
acropolis
democracy
Greek word for a city-state
a time period that is marked by great achievements
a high hill with a fortress on the top
a type of government in which people rule themselves
polis
Greek word for a city-state
classical
a time period that is marked by great achievements
89 terms
Combo with "Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece" and 1 other
Peninsula
Greece
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Greece
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
89 terms
Combo with "Holt Ancient Civilizations Chapter 8 Ancient Greece" and 1 other
Peninsula
Greece
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
(2000BC-1400BC) They built an advanced society on Crete and w…
The first people to speak Greek and built fortresses on the G…
Peninsula
Area of land that is surrounded on three sides by water
Greece
Ionian, Aegean and Mediterranean Seas surround this country
16 terms
Ancient Greece / chapter 8
Aristocrats
Aristotle
City-State
Delian League
wealthy property owners in Greece
Ancient Greek philosopher teacher of Alexander the great
an ancient Greek region that has its own government and citiz…
ancient Athens and her allies
Aristocrats
wealthy property owners in Greece
Aristotle
Ancient Greek philosopher teacher of Alexander the great
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