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Social Studies Ancient Greek Terms
Theseus
Knossos
Bull leaping
Legacy
Greek prince who navigated the labyrinth of Knossos and kille…
This is the largest city on the island of Crete. Outside this…
A Minoan sport similar to bull fighting in which two people j…
An important tradition left behind by one civilization for an…
Theseus
Greek prince who navigated the labyrinth of Knossos and kille…
Knossos
This is the largest city on the island of Crete. Outside this…
Social studies Ancient Greek
Democracy
City-state in Greek
City-states
Oligarchy
Ruled by the people
Polis
A city that acted as its own country, had its own goals, laws…
Ruled by few
Democracy
Ruled by the people
City-state in Greek
Polis
20 terms
Ancient Greek-Social Studies
Two reasons Greeks could not produce e…
Physical features of Greece
Colonies and city states, happened bec…
Terrace farming
Shortage of farmland and no rivers
Mountains and oceans
"Isolation" that occurred because of the mountains and oceans…
an ancient technique for growing crops on hillsides or mounta…
Two reasons Greeks could not produce e…
Shortage of farmland and no rivers
Physical features of Greece
Mountains and oceans
20 terms
Ancient Greek-Social Studies
Two reasons Greeks could not produce e…
Physical features of Greece
Colonies and city states, happened bec…
Terrace farming
Shortage of farmland and no rivers
Mountains and oceans
"Isolation" that occurred because of the mountains and oceans…
an ancient technique for growing crops on hillsides or mounta…
Two reasons Greeks could not produce e…
Shortage of farmland and no rivers
Physical features of Greece
Mountains and oceans
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Social Studies, Ancient Greek Vocab
philosophy
culture
myth
amphitheater
A love of wisdom
The way of life of a group of people; including their languag…
Stories about the origins and doings of the gods and goddesses.
large open-air theaters
philosophy
A love of wisdom
culture
The way of life of a group of people; including their languag…
6 terms
Social Studies-- Ancient Greek
PEOPLE
Xerxes
Herodototus
Homer
PEOPLE
Fourth King of Persia
Wrote history of the Persian War (way off) Explained things t…
Wrote the LLiad and The Odyssey
PEOPLE
PEOPLE
Xerxes
Fourth King of Persia
11 terms
Social studies Ancient Greek
Laybrinth
Bard
Polis
Aristocrat
A complex, confusing series of conneceted passages
A poet who tells stories by singing
City-state of ancient greek
Meme we of the nobility or upper class
Laybrinth
A complex, confusing series of conneceted passages
Bard
A poet who tells stories by singing
Ancient Greek Social Studies
Sparta
Persia
Artifact
Archaeology
A Greek city-state known for it's strength and trained warrio…
The greatest empire in the world at the time of the Persion w…
An object that reflects a period of time or culture.
The study of prehistoric or historic people and their culture…
Sparta
A Greek city-state known for it's strength and trained warrio…
Persia
The greatest empire in the world at the time of the Persion w…
20 terms
(Social Studies) Ancient Greek
Pericles
Philip the II of Macedonia
Socrates
Trade
leader of Athens responsible for many reforms
United the Greek city-states
taught by asking questions
was difficult because of mountain terrain
Pericles
leader of Athens responsible for many reforms
Philip the II of Macedonia
United the Greek city-states
social studies-Ancient Greek
Why was it hard for the people of Anci…
Where on an Ancient and a Modern map w…
What was the purpose of the Ancient Ol…
What were the 2 types of Ancient Greek…
Because all of the empires wanted to be better then the other.
Balkan peninsula Europe
In Zeus's honor, prayers, sacrifices, competition, and religi…
comedy tragedy
Why was it hard for the people of Anci…
Because all of the empires wanted to be better then the other.
Where on an Ancient and a Modern map w…
Balkan peninsula Europe
Social Studies ancient Greeks
How did government in Sparta differ fr…
Who benefited the most from the oligar…
What were the results of the independe…
How did geography encourage the type o…
Sparta's citizen had a smaller voice in government
Wealthy people
Frequent wars between city states
Many early Greek settlements were isolated from other people…
How did government in Sparta differ fr…
Sparta's citizen had a smaller voice in government
Who benefited the most from the oligar…
Wealthy people
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Social Studies Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek is a ____ city-state
Name 3 cities in Greece
Name 3 bodies of water
What caused the Trojan war
Military
Athens Delphi and Sparta
Ionian Sea Aegean Sea and Sea of Crete
A Greek woman was kidnapped by a Trojan prince
Ancient Greek is a ____ city-state
Military
Name 3 cities in Greece
Athens Delphi and Sparta
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Ancient Greeks Social studies
How were political leaders such as Gen…
Which Polis became known as boot camp…
What other name did ancient greeks ref…
How did ancient Greek actors try to ke…
Randomn
Sparta
Hellens
Threw food at them
How were political leaders such as Gen…
Randomn
Which Polis became known as boot camp…
Sparta
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Social Studies: Ancient Greeks
Acropolis
Characteristics of a polis
Number of people who lived there in th…
Not considered citizens
A temple to the patron god or goddesses ( on the foot of this…
Different favored gods, unique laws, different government.
At least 5,000
Women, slaves, children born out side of Greece, helots.
Acropolis
A temple to the patron god or goddesses ( on the foot of this…
Characteristics of a polis
Different favored gods, unique laws, different government.
48 terms
Ancient Greek Test Social Studies
Mycenae
Agamemmon
Crete
Pelopponneus
walled places
used trickery in war to win
lies south east of Greek Mainland
Greece mountains moved South and settled here
Mycenae
walled places
Agamemmon
used trickery in war to win
Social Studies- Ancient Greek Vocabulary
Oligarchy
Democracy
Tyranny
Monarchy
a small group of people having control of a country, organiza…
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
cruel and oppressive government or rule
a form of government with a monarch at the head.
Oligarchy
a small group of people having control of a country, organiza…
Democracy
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
14 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greek Vocab
Polis
Classical
Democracy
Aristocrats
Greek word for City-State
An age of great achievments
A type of government in which people rule themselves
A rich landowner or noble
Polis
Greek word for City-State
Classical
An age of great achievments
Social studies ancient Greek 2016
Hera
Helen
Odysseus
Athena
Protector of Women marriage and childbirth
Queen of Sparta; runs away with Paris of troy; The most beaut…
Known for his cleverness; he acts as the mediator between Ach…
Warrior Goddess associated with peace and wisdom; goddess of…
Hera
Protector of Women marriage and childbirth
Helen
Queen of Sparta; runs away with Paris of troy; The most beaut…
35 terms
Social Studies 6: Ancient Greeks
Crete
Mycenae
Agamemnon
peninsula
Greek island southeast of mainland in the southern Aegean Sea
ancient city in Greece
Mycenaean king used trickery to win Trojan War
body of land with water on three sides
Crete
Greek island southeast of mainland in the southern Aegean Sea
Mycenae
ancient city in Greece
25 terms
Social Studies Ch. 13 The Ancient Greeks
location
enable
exclude
capacity
a particular place
to make possible
to refuse to admit
the ability to do something
location
a particular place
enable
to make possible
10 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greek Vocabulary
Rome
Republic
Senate
Empire
Ancient capital of the Roman Empire; site of Vatican City.
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citiz…
an assembly or council of citizens having the highest deliber…
a group of nations or peoples ruled over by an emperor, empre…
Rome
Ancient capital of the Roman Empire; site of Vatican City.
Republic
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citiz…
11 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greek Vocab
arete
chaire (hah-rrah)
polis
acropolis (above the city state)
personal excellence
means rejoice; the way the greeks greeted each other
a city state
a strategic hill where a fort, temple, and market were locate…
arete
personal excellence
chaire (hah-rrah)
means rejoice; the way the greeks greeted each other
Social Studies Ancient Greek Vocabulary
helot
agora
colony
bard
an enslaved person in Sparta
a gathering place
settlement in a new territory
a storyteller
helot
an enslaved person in Sparta
agora
a gathering place
30 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greek Flashcards
Geography and its effect on settlement…
Colonization: Reasons and process
Agora
Monarchy
The mountains made travel difficult, and it made people devel…
The Greeks started forming colonies so that there would be en…
A marketplace where Ancient Greek citizens would go in order…
A monarch (a.k.a. king) makes all of the decisions. Although…
Geography and its effect on settlement…
The mountains made travel difficult, and it made people devel…
Colonization: Reasons and process
The Greeks started forming colonies so that there would be en…
12 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greek vocab.
Socratic Method
Sophists
Hellenistic Era
Philosophy
A way of teaching developed by Socrates that used a question-…
Professional teachers in ancient Greece; believed that people…
Period when the Greek language and Greek ideas spread to the…
Study of the nature and meaning of life; comes from the Greek…
Socratic Method
A way of teaching developed by Socrates that used a question-…
Sophists
Professional teachers in ancient Greece; believed that people…
43 terms
Social Studies-The Ancient Greeks: Athens
Under Pericles
Did Athens join Sparta to form the Del…
Delian League's headquarters was...
In 454 BC the Athenians moved the Deli…
Athens became more powerful and democratic.
No. It joined with other city-states. Sparta did not join. Ev…
...on the island of Delos.
...treasury to Athens. It allowed Athens to gain control of t…
Under Pericles
Athens became more powerful and democratic.
Did Athens join Sparta to form the Del…
No. It joined with other city-states. Sparta did not join. Ev…
Social studies: Ancient Greek vocabulary
Epic
Acropolis
City-state
Aristocrat
A long poem that tells a story
High rocky hill or near early people built cities
A city with its own government and laws: both a city and sepa…
A member of a rich and powerful family
Epic
A long poem that tells a story
Acropolis
High rocky hill or near early people built cities
Social studies~ vocabulary~ Ancient Greek
Orchards
Mainland
Colony
Navigate
A group of Apple trees
The principle land of a country
A settlement under the control of a usually distant country
To travel carefully to avoid harm
Orchards
A group of Apple trees
Mainland
The principle land of a country
Social Studies Ancient Greek Vocab
penninsula
epic
bard
polis
land surrounded by water on all sides but one
a long, story telling poem
a storyteller
a Greek city-state
penninsula
land surrounded by water on all sides but one
epic
a long, story telling poem
social studies ancient Greek civilization
Crete
Bronze
King Minos
Arthur Evans
The Minoan civilization started on the island of__________.
The Minoan civilization used _________ to make their weapons.
The Minoan civilization was named after legendary_____________.
King Minos palace was found during the 20th century by ______…
Crete
The Minoan civilization started on the island of__________.
Bronze
The Minoan civilization used _________ to make their weapons.
Social Studies Test : Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Peloponnesus
Isthmus
Alphabet
A body of land that is connected to a larger landmass and sur…
A peninsula forming the southern part of Greece.
A narrow strip of land that connects two larger landmasses.
A set of letters used to represent the individual sounds of l…
Peninsula
A body of land that is connected to a larger landmass and sur…
Peloponnesus
A peninsula forming the southern part of Greece.
12 terms
Social Studies vocabulary for Ancient Greek
Tyrant
Polis
Oligarchy
Fables
A Ancient Greek leader who held power through the use of force
The Greek word for a city states
A government in which only a few people have power
A short story that teaches a lesson about life or gives advic…
Tyrant
A Ancient Greek leader who held power through the use of force
Polis
The Greek word for a city states
22 terms
Social Studies Chapter 11:Ancient Greek Civilizations
Sarissa
Alexandria
Hellenistic
Polytheism
The Macedonian Pike, an 18-foot long spear used by King Phili…
City along the edge of the Nile, founded by Alexander the Gre…
A new form of Greek culture; "Greek-like". Example of cultura…
Worship of many gods or deities.
Sarissa
The Macedonian Pike, an 18-foot long spear used by King Phili…
Alexandria
City along the edge of the Nile, founded by Alexander the Gre…
Social studies ancient Greek geography
Homer
Capitol of ancient greek
2 main water sources for ancient Greece
Greek war in Greece
Wrote Odysseus and lliona
Athens
Black sea and Mediterranean sea
constantly in war and battle amongst eachother
Homer
Wrote Odysseus and lliona
Capitol of ancient greek
Athens
55 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greek Test
fresco
polis
acropolis
Parthenon
water color paintings made on wet plaster
Greek city-state protected by walls
"high city" where temples are located
"perfect" temple in Athens. destroyed by Ottman explosives be…
fresco
water color paintings made on wet plaster
polis
Greek city-state protected by walls
10 terms
7th Grade Social Studies - Ancient Greek Beliefs & Arts and Ancient Greek Learning - Ch 11 Sec 3/4
Polytheism
Mythology
Olympic Games
Oracle
The worship of many gods or deities.
Myths or stories that people tell about their Gods and heroes.
An athletic competition held every 4 years in honor of Zeus.
Someone who predicts what will happen in the future.
Polytheism
The worship of many gods or deities.
Mythology
Myths or stories that people tell about their Gods and heroes.
43 terms
Social Studies: Ancient Greek Test
The Dark Age began as a ______ and end…
True or False: The Golden Age took pla…
Pericles helped rebuild Athens. Some G…
The Golden Rectangle began with what l…
Monarchy
True
Parthenon
Delian League
The Dark Age began as a ______ and end…
Monarchy
True or False: The Golden Age took pla…
True
33 terms
Ancient Greek Test- Social Studies
Minoans
Mycenaeans
City State
Peninsula
3,000 B.C civilization emerged on the Island of Crete. They t…
1,400 B.C conquered Minoans. They borrowed the Minoan Writing…
Run by different political styles
An Island surrounded by water only on three sides
Minoans
3,000 B.C civilization emerged on the Island of Crete. They t…
Mycenaeans
1,400 B.C conquered Minoans. They borrowed the Minoan Writing…
Social Studies ancient Greek/Egyptian
Definition of diety
What are 4 ways ancient Geeks honored…
What are the negative and positive eff…
Examples of cultural traits.
A being with supernatural powers.
1. Building Temples... 2. Public/Private rituals... 3. Household sh…
It could give the country more diversity and make that countr…
1.Religion... 2.Nationality... 3.Laws... 4.Language... 5.Location
Definition of diety
A being with supernatural powers.
What are 4 ways ancient Geeks honored…
1. Building Temples... 2. Public/Private rituals... 3. Household sh…
Social Studies Vocabulary Ancient Greeks
Polis
Citizen
Acropolis
Politics
Greek city-state
legal member of a country or city-state
"high city" in Greek; the upper part of an ancient Greek city…
art and practice of government
Polis
Greek city-state
Citizen
legal member of a country or city-state
62 terms
Social Studies/ ancient greek beliefs
What were the beliefs of ancient greeks?
What is polytheistic?
What did gods look and behave like?
What kind of powers do the gods have?
polytheistic
the doctrine that there is more than one god or many gods
humans
supernational
What were the beliefs of ancient greeks?
polytheistic
What is polytheistic?
the doctrine that there is more than one god or many gods
10 terms
Social Study's: Ancient Greek
Oligarchy
Democracy
Helot
Perspective
A government ruled by a few powerful people
A government by the rule of the many
Person who was enslaved by the Spartans
A point of view
Oligarchy
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Democracy
A government by the rule of the many
19 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greeks Vocab
Polis
Citizen
Acropolis
Politics
Greek city-state
legal member of a country or city-state
"high city" in Greek; the upper part of an ancient Greek city…
art and practice of governmen
Polis
Greek city-state
Citizen
legal member of a country or city-state
30 terms
Social Studies- Ancient Greeks Cilivilization
polis
citizen
acropolis
politics
Greek city state
a legal member of a state and/or country
High city in ancient Greek
the art and practice of government
polis
Greek city state
citizen
a legal member of a state and/or country
19 terms
Social Studies Content Ancient Greek and Greek civilization
Spartan Women
Polis
Mythology
King Phillip
Owned more freedom and rthan Athens. Formed the Peolpennsian…
A city state in Ancient Greece
A myth about gods and goddess used to explain nature
Alexander's dad king of Macedonia
Spartan Women
Owned more freedom and rthan Athens. Formed the Peolpennsian…
Polis
A city state in Ancient Greece
30 terms
Social Studies: The Ancient Greeks 7
Athens
Age of Pericles
satraps
tyrant
a democratic ancient Greek city that was focused on knowledge…
Athens "golden age"
a ruler of a Persian state/satrapies that answered only to th…
someone who rules with total authority and takes power by for…
Athens
a democratic ancient Greek city that was focused on knowledge…
Age of Pericles
Athens "golden age"
55 terms
Bryce - Social Studies - Ancient Greeks
How did geography play a role in the l…
Who were the Minoans and the Mycenaeans?
Greek Dark Ages
City -State
It kept them isolated from one another. Because of that, they…
Minoans existed in 3000 - 1450 B.C. They were discovered by A…
A period spanning 300 years with little cultural progress.
Independent state made up of a city and the surrounding land.…
How did geography play a role in the l…
It kept them isolated from one another. Because of that, they…
Who were the Minoans and the Mycenaeans?
Minoans existed in 3000 - 1450 B.C. They were discovered by A…
Chapter 10 Social Studies Vocabulary Ancient Greek
Polis
Citizens
Acropolis
Politics
A Greek word for city-state
members of the city-state who had legal rights in his or her…
A word meaning "high city". A large hill where citizens go fo…
The art and practice of government.
Polis
A Greek word for city-state
Citizens
members of the city-state who had legal rights in his or her…
Jaqwalin Social Studies Ancient Greek Definitions
Alexander
Hippocrates
Archimedes
Pythagoras
King of Macedonia, conquered Europe, Asia, and Africa
Father of Medicine
Scientist explained how levers worked
Greek Mathematician, Field of Geometry
Alexander
King of Macedonia, conquered Europe, Asia, and Africa
Hippocrates
Father of Medicine
53 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greek People
What is a Peninsula?
What is the Peninsula the greeks settl…
What is a Greek colony?
Why did the Greeks start colonies?
A piece of land surrounded by water on three sides.
The Balkan Peninsula.
A group of people living in a new territory who have ties to…
To bring back food because there was not much fertile land.
What is a Peninsula?
A piece of land surrounded by water on three sides.
What is the Peninsula the greeks settl…
The Balkan Peninsula.
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