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7 terms
Ancient Greek
Polis
Citizen
Acropolis
Politics
City-State
Members of the city-state who had legal rights.
A word meaning "High City"
The art and practice of government.
Polis
City-State
Citizen
Members of the city-state who had legal rights.
22 terms
ancient greek
acropolis
Amphitheater
civil war
democracy
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
semicircle structure set into a hillside
A war between people of the same country.
ruled by the people
acropolis
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
Amphitheater
semicircle structure set into a hillside
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
A body of land with water on 3 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-state
Peninsula
A body of land with water on 3 sides
Bard
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
62 terms
Ancient Greek
The rambling, maze-like plan of the pa…
Although it may have served in part as…
Historians assume that the __________…
The palace walls at Knossos were decor…
Knossos on Crete
Knossos
Minoan
true
The rambling, maze-like plan of the pa…
Knossos on Crete
Although it may have served in part as…
Knossos
Ancient greek
Polis
Acropolis
Citizen
Monarchy
City states in Ancient Greece
A city on a hill
Free residents
A government in which a heredity ruler exercises central power
Polis
City states in Ancient Greece
Acropolis
A city on a hill
20 terms
ancient greek
Plato
King Minos
Agora
Plunder
Ancient Greek philosopher and discipline of Socrates who was…
Legendary king of the Minoan civilization in Crete
An outdoor marketplace
valuables taken in war
Plato
Ancient Greek philosopher and discipline of Socrates who was…
King Minos
Legendary king of the Minoan civilization in Crete
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-state
Peninsula
A body of land with water on three sides
Bard
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
15 terms
Ancient Greek
The highest point in an ancient Greek…
an open space in an ancient Greek city…
an upper class that is richer and more…
a long story in the form of a narrativ…
acropolis
agora
Aristocracy
Epic poem
The highest point in an ancient Greek…
acropolis
an open space in an ancient Greek city…
agora
16 terms
ancient greek
thucydides
sparta
athens
herodacutus
the greatest historian of ancient world
a greek city state founded by the dorians which stresses mili…
a greek city state which stressed a well rounded education fo…
he wrote the history of the western republic in the history o…
thucydides
the greatest historian of ancient world
sparta
a greek city state founded by the dorians which stresses mili…
Ancient greek
alexanders death
alexander conquer egypt
age of perciles
pelopnnesian war
323 BC
332 BC
461-429
432-404
alexanders death
323 BC
alexander conquer egypt
332 BC
30 terms
Ancient Greek
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
ancient greek
Rome
Etruscans
republic
Senate
the capital of Italy and the capital of ancient rome empire
a native of ancient Etruria... the language of ancient Etruria,…
a type of government in which people elect leaders to make la…
a council of rich and powerful romans who helped run the city
Rome
the capital of Italy and the capital of ancient rome empire
Etruscans
a native of ancient Etruria... the language of ancient Etruria,…
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 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…
6 terms
Ancient Greek
hellenic period
Tyrant
Oligarchy
City-state
Time of from the rise of the city-states until their univicat…
someone who takes power by force and rules with total authority
government which few people hold power to govern
city governed indpendenty
hellenic period
Time of from the rise of the city-states until their univicat…
Tyrant
someone who takes power by force and rules with total authority
17 terms
Ancient greek
Peninusla
Bard
Colony
Polis
A body of land with three sides of water
Someone who writes epic poems
A group of people living in a new territory
Greek city-state
Peninusla
A body of land with three sides of water
Bard
Someone who writes epic poems
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
A body of land with water on three sides
Someone who writes or preforms epic poems about historical ev…
A group 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 preforms epic poems about historical ev…
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
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-state
Peninsula
Body of land with water on three sides
Bard
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
20 terms
The Ancient Greeks
acropolis
Golden Age
myth
democracy
the hill above a Greek city on which temples were built
a time of great wealth and achievement
a traditional story that helps to explain a culture's beliefs
a form of government in which the ruling power is shared by a…
acropolis
the hill above a Greek city on which temples were built
Golden Age
a time of great wealth and achievement
26 terms
Ancient Greek
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Homer
Odyssey
Polytheistic and had nature gods and Bronze Age
1st to speak Greek ... Interacted w gods ... Crete
Made epic poems of Greek
One of 2 poems my homer
Minoans
Polytheistic and had nature gods and Bronze Age
Mycenaeans
1st to speak Greek ... Interacted w gods ... Crete
21 terms
ancient greek
peninsula
city-state
agora
plunder
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
A small independent state consisting of an urban center and t…
an outdoor market place in ancient Greece.
valuables taken during war
peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
city-state
A small independent state consisting of an urban center and t…
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
A body of land with water on three sides
Someone who writes or performers epic poems about historical…
A group 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 performers epic poems about historical…
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 group 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…
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 group 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…
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 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 poems about historical ev…
42 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Acropolis
aristocrat
Tyrant
Area of land almost completely surrounded by water and connec…
Before the fight or strength and he'll of an ancient Greek ci…
A member of a rich and powerful family
A ruler who takes power by force and rules with total authority
Peninsula
Area of land almost completely surrounded by water and connec…
Acropolis
Before the fight or strength and he'll of an ancient Greek ci…
41 terms
Ancient Greek
Zeus
Thucydides
Herodotus
Ecclesia
He is king of the gods and king of mankind. God of sky, heave…
Wrote because he thought this was the greatest war in history…
Wrote to preserve memory of great actions and record why the…
They made all the major political decisions facing the city s…
Zeus
He is king of the gods and king of mankind. God of sky, heave…
Thucydides
Wrote because he thought this was the greatest war in history…
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
Body of land with water on three sides
Someone write or perform epic poems about historical events
Group of people living in new territory with close homeland t…
Greek city states
Peninsula
Body of land with water on three sides
Bard
Someone write or perform epic poems about historical events
13 terms
Ancient Greek
polis
hoplites
phalanx
tyrants
A city-state in ancient Greece.
heavily armed Greek infantrymen who marched and fought in clo…
Formation of soldiers carrying shields close together for def…
in ancient Greece, rulers who seized power by force but who r…
polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
hoplites
heavily armed Greek infantrymen who marched and fought in clo…
Ancient Greek
Aegean sea
Mediterranean
Crete
Peninsula
A branch of the Mediterranean sea to the east of Greece
The Greeks largest highway of water and it is south of Greece
A Greek island in the Mediterranean sea
A body of land that has water on three sides.
Aegean sea
A branch of the Mediterranean sea to the east of Greece
Mediterranean
The Greeks largest highway of water and it is south of Greece
Ancient Greek
city-state
monarchy
tyranny
oligarchy
a self governing city and its surrounding lands
a government headed by one king or queen
a type of government in which all power is held in the hand b…
a government that is run by a small group of people
city-state
a self governing city and its surrounding lands
monarchy
a government headed by one king or queen
18 terms
Ancient Greek
Polis
Classical
Acropolis
Democracy
Greek word for city state
Filled with great achievments
A fortress atop a tall hill in the center of city states.
Type of government in which people rule themselves
Polis
Greek word for city state
Classical
Filled with great achievments
Ancient Greek
"The unexamined life is not worth livi…
Never wrote anything down
Farher of western philosophy
Oracles said he is the wisest
Socrates
Socrates
Socrates
Socrates
"The unexamined life is not worth livi…
Socrates
Never wrote anything down
Socrates
17 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
Abody 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-state
Peninsula
Abody of land with water on three sides
Bard
Someone who writes or performs epic poems about historical ev…
20 terms
Ancient Greek
poli/polis (or city-state)
democracy
oligarchy
tyrant
a city that is also known as an independent nation
a government ruled by the people instead of a king
a government ruled by a small group of people
individual powerful ruler of a country who is not a lawful king
poli/polis (or city-state)
a city that is also known as an independent nation
democracy
a government ruled by the people instead of a king
16 terms
Ancient Greek
Peninsula
Bard
Colony
Polis
The body of land with water on three sides
someone who writtes proformence epic poem about historical ev…
A group of people living in a new territory with close ties o…
Greek city states
Peninsula
The body of land with water on three sides
Bard
someone who writtes proformence epic poem about historical ev…
6 terms
Ancient greek
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Tyranny
Direct democracy
A form of government in which one person (king/queen) rules a…
A form of government in which a small group of people, usuall…
A form of government in which the ruler of sieges and takes p…
A form of government in which the power is held by people. Ev…
Monarchy
A form of government in which one person (king/queen) rules a…
Oligarchy
A form of government in which a small group of people, usuall…
Ancient Greek
Agora
Colony
Direct Democracy
Helot
In early Greek city-states, an open area that served as both…
Settlement in a new territory that keeps close tie with it's…
System of government in which people gather at mass meetings…
Person who was conquered and enslaved by the ancient Spartans.
Agora
In early Greek city-states, an open area that served as both…
Colony
Settlement in a new territory that keeps close tie with it's…
11 terms
Ancient Greek
Aegean Sea, Black Sea, Mediterranian Sea
west-east trade connection
island dwelling trader who lived on Cr…
Invasion; the Doric Greeks
The ancient greeks used which seas as transportation routes?
Why are the Dardanelles and Bosporus so important?
Who were the Minoans?
Why did the Mycenaean civilization fall? Who may have conquer…
Aegean Sea, Black Sea, Mediterranian Sea
The ancient greeks used which seas as transportation routes?
west-east trade connection
Why are the Dardanelles and Bosporus so important?
10 terms
Ancient Greek
Polis
Classical
Acropolis
Mythology
The greek word for city-state
Age is one that is marked by great achievement
High hill
A body of stories about gods and heroes that try to explain h…
Polis
The greek word for city-state
Classical
Age is one that is marked by great achievement
15 terms
Ancient Greek
polis
acropolis
Oligarchy
490 B.C.
"the city"; a Greek city state
"the high city"; a fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
Rule of a few (powerful elites), a system of government were…
Battle of Marathon
polis
"the city"; a Greek city state
acropolis
"the high city"; a fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
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 group 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…
14 terms
Ancient Greek
Hellenic
Hellenistic
The Minoan Thalassocracy
Mycenaeans
culture before Alex the Great
culture after Alex the Great. "Greek like" ... Ancient Greek, Pe…
High degree of material and architectural sophistication... Redi…
Intermingling between Greek and non-greek speaking groups... war…
Hellenic
culture before Alex the Great
Hellenistic
culture after Alex the Great. "Greek like" ... Ancient Greek, Pe…
Ancient greek
Pericles
Oracle of Delphi
Parthenon
Socrates
Leader athens great
Fortune teller prophet Arture
Temple in Athens for Athena used to store gunpowder during th…
Philosopher great thinker tried and sentenced to death
Pericles
Leader athens great
Oracle of Delphi
Fortune teller prophet Arture
Ancient Greek
Nominative
Genitive
Dative
Accusative
subject of verb... complement of verb
With prep
With prep
direct object... with prep - εἰς, πρός
Nominative
subject of verb... complement of verb
Genitive
With prep
Ancient Greek
Crete
Mycanae
Troy
Hellespont
Minoans... - not Greeks... -influence Greek culture... - capital ~ Kno…
- 1st greek city-states... - warrior people... - walled city with A…
- modern day Turkey... - Asia minor... - we know there was a war th…
- everyone wanted to control, because you could tax the trade…
Crete
Minoans... - not Greeks... -influence Greek culture... - capital ~ Kno…
Mycanae
- 1st greek city-states... - warrior people... - walled city with A…
10 terms
Ancient Greek
Zeus
Zeus
Zeus
Zeus wife
As head of the family
As master of the entire world
Was portrayed as powerful
Was the goddess of marriage
Zeus
As head of the family
Zeus
As master of the entire world
Ancient Greek
ἀκρόπολις, ἡ
ἆρα
βαίνω (βα-)
γῆ, ἡ
Acropolis
Question marker
I come, go, walk
Land
ἀκρόπολις, ἡ
Acropolis
ἆρα
Question marker
15 terms
Ancient Greek
Crete
3 sides
Trojan War
Polis
Peninsula early Greek speaking people settled on
Geography of a peninsula
The war depicted in the Iliad, may or may not have happened.
Many people coming together in a community for common good
Crete
Peninsula early Greek speaking people settled on
3 sides
Geography of a peninsula
54 terms
Ancient Greek
Euripides
Monody
Menoiceus
Hippolytus
a
b
c
d
Euripides
a
Monody
b
23 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 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…
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