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35 terms
The Ancient Greeks
peninsula
bard
colony
polis
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water
someone who writes or performs epic poems or stories about he…
a group of people living in a new territory who have ties to…
a Greek city-state
peninsula
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water
bard
someone who writes or performs epic poems or stories about he…
35 terms
Ancient Greek
Dipylon Vase, Geometric, 8th C. B.C.
Hercules and the Nemean Lion, Psiax, B…
Blinding of Polyphemus (detail), Black…
Blinding of Polphemus
Dipylon Vase, Geometric, 8th C. B.C.
Hercules and the Nemean Lion, Psiax, B…
20 terms
Ancient Greeks
Polis
Acropolis
Agora
Citizenship
A city-state whose identity was closely tied to the active pa…
A high hill upon which a Greek fortress was built.
A public market and meeting place in an ancient Greek city.
A status in society that gives the right to participate in go…
Polis
A city-state whose identity was closely tied to the active pa…
Acropolis
A high hill upon which a Greek fortress was built.
19 terms
Ancient Greeks
Polis
Acropolis
Agora
Citizenship
A city-state whose identity was closely tied to the active pa…
A high hill upon which a Greek fortress was built.
A public market and meeting place in an ancient Greek city.
A status in society that gives the right to participate in go…
Polis
A city-state whose identity was closely tied to the active pa…
Acropolis
A high hill upon which a Greek fortress was built.
ANCIENT GREEK
CONTRAPPOSTO
Black figure painting
Red figure painting
Archaic
twisting of torso,shows weight shifting
Figures drawn on, more 2D
Figures drawn around, more shading
600-480 BCE
CONTRAPPOSTO
twisting of torso,shows weight shifting
Black figure painting
Figures drawn on, more 2D
49 terms
Ancient Greeks
Persian Empire
democracy
oligarchy
26 miles
the biggest threat to ancient Greece
government by the people
government in which a small group has control
the distance from Athens to Marathon
Persian Empire
the biggest threat to ancient Greece
democracy
government by the people
30 terms
Ancient Greek Vocabulary
Acropolis
Agora
Amphiprotostyle
Amphora
A Greek temple complex built on a hill over a city
A public plaza in a Greek city where commercial, religious an…
Having four columns in the front and in the rear of a temple
A two handled Ancient Greek storage jar chiefly for oil and w…
Acropolis
A Greek temple complex built on a hill over a city
Agora
A public plaza in a Greek city where commercial, religious an…
74 terms
Ancient Greek, Ancient Rome
Female Figurine
Spring Fresco, the West House at Akrot…
Palace at Knossos
Toreador Fresco(Bull-leaping) Fresco,…
c.2500-2200 BCE
before c.1630-1500 BCE
c.1700-1450 BCE
c.1550-1450 BCE
Female Figurine
c.2500-2200 BCE
Spring Fresco, the West House at Akrot…
before c.1630-1500 BCE
15 terms
Ancient Greece: Greek Mythology
Zeus
Apollo
Ares
Poseidon
king of the Greek Gods; Roman name Jupiter; God of the Sky; o…
god of poetry, music, prophecy, medicine, light, and archery;…
was the god of war and bloodshed; Roman name Mars; In appeara…
the god of the sea, earthquakes, and horses; often seen with…
Zeus
king of the Greek Gods; Roman name Jupiter; God of the Sky; o…
Apollo
god of poetry, music, prophecy, medicine, light, and archery;…
35 terms
Ancient Greek
Dipylon Vase, Geometric, 8th C. B.C.
Hercules and the Nemean Lion, Psiax, B…
Blinding of Polyphemus (detail), Black…
Blinding of Polphemus
Dipylon Vase, Geometric, 8th C. B.C.
Hercules and the Nemean Lion, Psiax, B…
20 terms
The Ancient Greeks
Geography of Greece
Development of City-States
Impact of the Sea
Mycenae
Mountainous peninsula
Mountains isolated the Greeks from one another, leading to ea…
Surrounded by the Aegean, Mediterranean and Ionian Seas. ... 1.)…
The first Greek state.... Ruled by powerful monarchs with built…
Geography of Greece
Mountainous peninsula
Development of City-States
Mountains isolated the Greeks from one another, leading to ea…
50 terms
Ancient Greeks
Persian Empire
democracy
oligarchy
26 miles
the biggest threat to ancient Greece
government by the people
government in which a small group has control
the distance from Athens to Marathon
Persian Empire
the biggest threat to ancient Greece
democracy
government by the people
11 terms
Early Ancient Greek Philosophy
Stoicism
Epicureism
Ataraxia
Dualism
An ancient Greek philosophy that became popular among many no…
They were also concerned with the conflict between free will…
One havingfreedom from mental pain and anxiety
the presumption that mind and body are two distinct entities…
Stoicism
An ancient Greek philosophy that became popular among many no…
Epicureism
They were also concerned with the conflict between free will…
86 terms
Ancient Greek Vocabulary
ἄγω
ἁρπάξω
ἔχω
λείπω
to lead
to seize, make booty of, plunder
to have, hold
to leave
ἄγω
to lead
ἁρπάξω
to seize, make booty of, plunder
32 terms
Ancient Greek Civilization
Alexander the Great
aristocrats
Aristotle
Athens
ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
wealthy property owners in ancient Greece
ancient Greek philosopher; teacher of Alexander the Great
ancient Greek city-state who created the government known as…
Alexander the Great
ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
aristocrats
wealthy property owners in ancient Greece
5 terms
Ancient Greek Architectural Sculpture
• Architectural Sculpture
• Subtractive Sculpture
• Relief
• Positive Space
sculpture which is part of the design on buildings
sculpting method which the form is developed by removal of th…
sculptured artwork where a form projects out from the backgro…
the shape or form of the object
• Architectural Sculpture
sculpture which is part of the design on buildings
• Subtractive Sculpture
sculpting method which the form is developed by removal of th…
10 terms
Ancient Greek
Democracy
Direct democracy
Representative democracy
Election
A government that is ruled by the people
A government in which citizens meet to govern themselves dire…
A government in which the people vote and choose leaders to r…
The process by which citizens vote for people to represent them
Democracy
A government that is ruled by the people
Direct democracy
A government in which citizens meet to govern themselves dire…
30 terms
Ancient Greek
Peloponesian war
Artistotle
Homer
Alexander the Great
Athens and Sparta, both powerful Greek city-states, had fough…
He questioned the nature of the world and of human belief, th…
Lacking writing, the Greeks of this time learned about their…
Philip's son immediately proclaimed himself king of Macedonia…
Peloponesian war
Athens and Sparta, both powerful Greek city-states, had fough…
Artistotle
He questioned the nature of the world and of human belief, th…
36 terms
Ancient Greek Terms
Peninsula
Hellenes
Aegeans
Crete
a land nearly surrounded by water
children of a group of people who called themselves the child…
people who lived along the shores of the Aegean sea
a large island it was the center of the Aegean civilization
Peninsula
a land nearly surrounded by water
Hellenes
children of a group of people who called themselves the child…
10 terms
Ancient Greek
: locate Greece on a map
list specific physical features found…
democracy
Explain the word Legacy
map------------------------------------------------->
ocean mountains
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
thing passed down for generations
: locate Greece on a map
map------------------------------------------------->
list specific physical features found…
ocean mountains
22 terms
Ancient Greek
Kouros
doric
ionic
temple of aphaia
Kouros
doric
16 terms
Ancient Greek
Polis
Classical
Acropolis
Influence
A city-state in ancient Greece.
an age marked by great achievements
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
having an effect or impact on the actions, behavior, opinions…
Polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
Classical
an age marked by great achievements
18 terms
Ancient Greek Theater
Drama
Tragedy
Comedy
Theater of Dionysus
A story told by actors who pretend to be characters in the st…
An event where a person struggles to overcome difficulties bu…
A story that ends happily.
The place where theaters were performed in Athens...located o…
Drama
A story told by actors who pretend to be characters in the st…
Tragedy
An event where a person struggles to overcome difficulties bu…
12 terms
Ancient Greek
Oligarchy
Democracy
Tyranny
Monarchy
A government ruled by a few powerful people
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Cruel and oppressive government or rule
A government ruled by a king or queen
Oligarchy
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Democracy
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
15 terms
Ancient Greek Philosophers
Socrates
Plato
Aristotle
Alexander the Great
Considered to be the "Father of Western Philosophy"
Founded a school called the Academy, and wrote the DIALOGUE..…
Created the Scientific Method and was interested in classifyi…
Student of Aristotle who conquered Greece and created an empi…
Socrates
Considered to be the "Father of Western Philosophy"
Plato
Founded a school called the Academy, and wrote the DIALOGUE..…
Ancient Greek
Alexander the Great
Aristotle
Euclid
Hippocrates
ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
ancient Greek philosopher; teacher of Alexander the Great
ancient Greek mathematician who developed a branch of geometry
ancient Greek doctor who believed the disease had natural cau…
Alexander the Great
ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
Aristotle
ancient Greek philosopher; teacher of Alexander the Great
16 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Mythology
Monarchy
Olympics
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
A body of stories about gods and heroes that try to explain h…
A government ruled by a king or queen
Greek athletic competitions to celebrate the Gods and feed ci…
Peninsula
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
Mythology
A body of stories about gods and heroes that try to explain h…
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
A body of land with water on three sides
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
A group of people living in a new territory with close ties t…
Greek city-states
Peninsula
A body of land with water on three sides
Bard
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
Ancient Greek
Philosophy
Democracy
Representative democracy
Socratic method
Love of wisdom
Government watch the power is in the hands of all citizens
Citizens to small group to make laws and decisions
Style of questioning students still used today
Philosophy
Love of wisdom
Democracy
Government watch the power is in the hands of all citizens
15 terms
Ancient Greek
Exekias, black-figure amphora with sce…
Statue of a Kouros, (kroisos) died in…
Geometric Krater from Dipylon cemetery…
Statue of a kore or goddess, so-called…
Exekias, black-figure amphora with sce…
Statue of a Kouros, (kroisos) died in…
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Epic
Acropolis
City-State
An area of land nearly surrounded by water.
A long poem that tells a story.
A high, rocky hill on or near which early people build city.
A city with its own traditions and its own government and law…
Peninsula
An area of land nearly surrounded by water.
Epic
A long poem that tells a story.
49 terms
Ancient Greek
Dipylon Vase, Geometric, 8th C. B.C.
Hercules and the Nemean Lion, Psiax, B…
Blinding of Polyphemus (detail), Black…
Blinding of Polphemus
Dipylon Vase, Geometric, 8th C. B.C.
Hercules and the Nemean Lion, Psiax, B…
10 terms
ancient greek
1) polis
2) classical
3) acropolis
4) democracy
á cíty-státé ín ancíént Gréécé, éspécíálly ás cónsídered in i…
of or relating to ancient Greek or Latin literature, art, or…
a citadel or fortified part of an ancient Greek city, typical…
a system of the greek government by the whole population or a…
1) polis
á cíty-státé ín ancíént Gréécé, éspécíálly ás cónsídered in i…
2) classical
of or relating to ancient Greek or Latin literature, art, or…
10 terms
ancient greek
1) polis
2) classical
3) acropolis
4) democracy
á cíty-státé ín ancíént Gréécé, éspécíálly ás cónsídered in i…
2) classical of or relating to ancient Greek or Latin literat…
a citadel or fortified part of an ancient Greek city, typical…
a system of the greek government by the whole population or a…
1) polis
á cíty-státé ín ancíént Gréécé, éspécíálly ás cónsídered in i…
2) classical
2) classical of or relating to ancient Greek or Latin literat…
38 terms
Ancient Greek Culture
Trojan War
polis
acropolis
phalanx
A war between the Greeks and the people of Troy. A Blend of t…
A Greek city-state.
The highest point in Athens where temples were built for the…
A Spartan army formation with overlapping shields.
Trojan War
A war between the Greeks and the people of Troy. A Blend of t…
polis
A Greek city-state.
5 terms
Ancient Greek
city-states
Golden age
Hellenistic
Athens
political units made up of a city and all the surrounding.
a period in society's history marked by great achievements.
Greek Like.
a city-state in eastern Greece.
city-states
political units made up of a city and all the surrounding.
Golden age
a period in society's history marked by great achievements.
12 terms
Ancient Greek
Oligarchy
Democracy
Tyranny
Agora
A form of government in which the power to rule is held by a…
A form of rule in which the government is elected by, and acc…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Was a central spot in ancient Greek city-states. The literal…
Oligarchy
A form of government in which the power to rule is held by a…
Democracy
A form of rule in which the government is elected by, and acc…
28 terms
Ancient Greek
Alexander the Great
Archimedes
Aristocrats
Aristole
is an Ancient Macedonian who conqueres most of the whown worl…
is an Ancient Greek inventor and mathmatician who invented Ar…
is anWealthy property owners in ancient Greek
is an Ancient Greek philosopher : teachers of Alexander the G…
Alexander the Great
is an Ancient Macedonian who conqueres most of the whown worl…
Archimedes
is an Ancient Greek inventor and mathmatician who invented Ar…
72 terms
Romanization of Ancient Greek
A
α
B
β, ϐ
A (ALPHA = AΛΦΑ)
a (alpha = άλφα)
B (BETA = BHΤΑ)
b (beta = βήτα)
A
A (ALPHA = AΛΦΑ)
α
a (alpha = άλφα)
28 terms
Ancient Greek
Alexander the Great
Archimedes
Aristocrats
Aristole
Ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
Ancient Greek inventor and mathematician who invented Archime…
Wealthy property owners in Greece
Ancient Greek philosopher and was teacher of Alexander the Gr…
Alexander the Great
Ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
Archimedes
Ancient Greek inventor and mathematician who invented Archime…
10 terms
Ancient Greek
Anavysos Kouros. 530 BCE (6th c. BCE).…
Peplos Kore. 530 BCE (6th c. BCE). Mar…
Polykleitos. Doryphoros (Spear Bearer)…
Athenian Agora. Began 600 BCE. Plan. A…
Anavysos Kouros. 530 BCE (6th c. BCE).…
Peplos Kore. 530 BCE (6th c. BCE). Mar…
48 terms
Ancient Greek
Geometric Amphora... 8th century BCE. Geo…
Polyphemus painter Amphora Orientalizi…
Exekias. Amphora Showing Achilles and…
Hydria... A water jar with three handles
Geometric Amphora... 8th century BCE. Geo…
Polyphemus painter Amphora Orientalizi…
43 terms
Ancient Greek
Female Figurine
Spring Fresco, the West House at Akrot…
Palace at Knossos
Toreador Fresco(Bull-leaping) Fresco,…
c.2500-2200 BCE
before c.1630-1500 BCE
c.1700-1450 BCE
c.1550-1450 BCE
Female Figurine
c.2500-2200 BCE
Spring Fresco, the West House at Akrot…
before c.1630-1500 BCE
8 terms
Ancient Greek
Mountain and seas
Island civilization
Mainland Civilization
Traders and warriors
Aegean Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Ionian Sea, Mainland was Balka…
Knossos was ruled by King Minos. Traded to Egypt and Syria
Moved to Greece. Heinrich Schliemann discovered ruins of a pa…
Worshiped Earth mother conquered Minoans
Mountain and seas
Aegean Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Ionian Sea, Mainland was Balka…
Island civilization
Knossos was ruled by King Minos. Traded to Egypt and Syria
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
A body of land with water on three sides
Someone who writes or performs epic peoms about historical ev…
A group of people living in new territory with close ties to…
Greek city-state
Peninsula
A body of land with water on three sides
Bard
Someone who writes or performs epic peoms about historical ev…
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
A piece of land nearly surrounded by water
someone who writes or performs epic poems or stories about he…
A land controlled by another nation
A city-state in ancient Greece.
Peninsula
A piece of land nearly surrounded by water
Bard
someone who writes or performs epic poems or stories about he…
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
A body of land with water on three sides
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
A gtoup of people living in a new territory with close ties t…
Greek city-state
Peninsula
A body of land with water on three sides
Bard
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
13 terms
Ancient Greek
Epic Poem
City State
Polis
Acropolis
a long, serious, poetic narrative about a significant event,…
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
City-state
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
Epic Poem
a long, serious, poetic narrative about a significant event,…
City State
A city with political and economic control over the surroundi…
Ancient Greek
Porticos
Truss system
Pediment
Names of 3 detailed columns
Porches
Triangulated load-bearing construction that allows for sloped…
Triangle formed by the truss
Doric, ionic, Corinthian
Porticos
Porches
Truss system
Triangulated load-bearing construction that allows for sloped…
10 terms
Ancient Greek
Greece
Olympics
Funerary Krater
Amphora
known as the geometric period. Linear motifs.
Started in Olympia. The winner who won the gold metal got a o…
grave markers. a body painted on the side
storage jar, Achilles and Ajax playing a game of dice
Greece
known as the geometric period. Linear motifs.
Olympics
Started in Olympia. The winner who won the gold metal got a o…
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