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Greek Flashcards - World History
Aeschylus
Sophocles
Archimedes
Arisotle
525- 455 BCE... Athens man... took part in early struggles against…
496-406 BCE... nice education... shows political and social aspects…
Hellenistic scientist... Syracuse, studied at Alexandria... accurat…
ancient Greek philosopher and scientist... student of plato... open…
Aeschylus
525- 455 BCE... Athens man... took part in early struggles against…
Sophocles
496-406 BCE... nice education... shows political and social aspects…
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World Civ Flashcards Greeks
Olympic Games
Pericles
Peloponnesian Wars
Philip of Macedonia
An athletic competitions and ritual celebrations viewed by al…
Athenian political leader guided development of the Athenian…
Wars between Athens and Sparta for dominance in southern Gree…
Conquered all of Greece. Centralized kingdom of Macedonia
Olympic Games
An athletic competitions and ritual celebrations viewed by al…
Pericles
Athenian political leader guided development of the Athenian…
36 terms
World Lit Greek Mythology Flashcards
Uranus
Gaea
Kronos
Hundred Headed Giants
Parents: Gaea ... Siblings: Eros, Tartarus ... Spouse: Gaea ... Greek…
Parents Chaos... Siblings: ... Spouse: Uranus ... Greek Myth: Mother E…
Parents: Uranus And Gaea ... Siblings: The 12 titans... Spouse: Rhe…
Parents: Gaea and Uranus ... Siblings: Cyclopes ... 1) defeated the…
Uranus
Parents: Gaea ... Siblings: Eros, Tartarus ... Spouse: Gaea ... Greek…
Gaea
Parents Chaos... Siblings: ... Spouse: Uranus ... Greek Myth: Mother E…
The Greek World - Section 4
Socrates
Plato
Aristotle
reason
the first of the great Greek thinkers and teachers
teacher and thinker, student of Socrates, and founder of the…
philosopher who taught that people should live lives of moder…
clear and ordered thinking
Socrates
the first of the great Greek thinkers and teachers
Plato
teacher and thinker, student of Socrates, and founder of the…
The Greek World - Section 1
cavalry
Persian Wars
Cyrus the Great
Darius I
a unit of soldiers who ride horses
Series of wars between Persia and Greece
founder of the Persian Empire
Persian emperor who organized and expanded the empire
cavalry
a unit of soldiers who ride horses
Persian Wars
Series of wars between Persia and Greece
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius I
Persian Wars
A remarkable leader who managed to reunite the Persian Empire…
soldiers on horseback
once he took the throne he killed all his rivals for power. H…
A series of wars between the Greeks (mainly Athens) and the P…
Cyrus the Great
A remarkable leader who managed to reunite the Persian Empire…
cavalry
soldiers on horseback
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Chapter 9- The Greek World
Socrates
Plato
Aristotle
reason
the first of the great Greek thinkers and teachers
teacher and thinker, student of Socrates, founder of the Acad…
philosopher who taught that people should live lives of moder…
clear and ordered thinking
Socrates
the first of the great Greek thinkers and teachers
Plato
teacher and thinker, student of Socrates, founder of the Acad…
The Greek World
Politics
Society
Culture
Cyrus the Great
Having to deal with governmental belief and values
A community of people who share a common culture
The knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
He led a Persian revolt against the Medes. His revolt was suc…
Politics
Having to deal with governmental belief and values
Society
A community of people who share a common culture
17 terms
The Greek World
Persian Wars
Xerxes I
Cyrus the Great
calvalry
A series of wars between Persia and Greece
A Persian ruler who lost the Persian wars to Greece.
A Persian emperor who began building the Persian Empire.
A unit of soldiers who rode horses.
Persian Wars
A series of wars between Persia and Greece
Xerxes I
A Persian ruler who lost the Persian wars to Greece.
23 terms
The world in Greek
Canada
Portugal
Mexico
Chile
Καναδάς
Πορτογαλία
Μεξικό
Χιλή
Canada
Καναδάς
Portugal
Πορτογαλία
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius I
Persian Wars
A remarkable leader who managed to reunite the Persian Empire…
soldiers on horseback
once he took the throne he killed all his rivals for power. H…
A series of wars between the Greeks (mainly Athens) and the P…
Cyrus the Great
A remarkable leader who managed to reunite the Persian Empire…
cavalry
soldiers on horseback
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Chapter 9 The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius I
Persian Wars
His conquering of Medes led to the beginning of the Persian E…
unit of soldiers who ride horses
A young prince who worked to restore order in the Persian Emp…
a series of wars between Persia and Greece. Greece won.
Cyrus the Great
His conquering of Medes led to the beginning of the Persian E…
cavalry
unit of soldiers who ride horses
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The Greek World
Philipp I
Phalanx
Why were Athens and Thebes easily defe…
Why was Philip II a great military lea…
King of Macedonia
Group of warriors who stood close together in a square. As so…
Greeks did not join together to fight
Borrowed and improved Greek battle strategies (Phalanx)... He ga…
Philipp I
King of Macedonia
Phalanx
Group of warriors who stood close together in a square. As so…
33 terms
Chapter 9 - The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius I
Persian Wars
led Persian gulf against the Medes, conquered nearly all of A…
unit of soldiers who ride horses
young prince who took over the thrown to restore order to Per…
series of wars between Persia & Greece
Cyrus the Great
led Persian gulf against the Medes, conquered nearly all of A…
cavalry
unit of soldiers who ride horses
19 terms
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Persian Wars
Darius I
creates the Persian Empire
unit of soldiers who ride horses
a series of wars between Persia and Greece
restored order to the Persian Empire
Cyrus the Great
creates the Persian Empire
cavalry
unit of soldiers who ride horses
The Greek World
Linear-B
polis
acropolis
aristocracy
early form of Greek Writing
Greek word for city-state
Greek word for hilltop
government of wealthy land owners that controlled all aspects…
Linear-B
early form of Greek Writing
polis
Greek word for city-state
14 terms
Ch. 9 The Greek World
Eratosthenes
Hellenistic
Archimedes
Pythagoras
calculated the size of Earth
culture, "like the Greeks"
calculated the value Pi among many other accomplishments
developed a theorem for right triangles
Eratosthenes
calculated the size of Earth
Hellenistic
culture, "like the Greeks"
41 terms
The Greek World chapter test
Medes
cavalry
Greek city-states gave aid
Persian Wars
Persians defeated this region in order to win its independence.
a unit of soldiers on horseback
Darius first became angry with the Greeks because they offere…
series of wars between Persia and Greece
Medes
Persians defeated this region in order to win its independence.
cavalry
a unit of soldiers on horseback
21 terms
Greek World
immortals
cavalry
Persian Wars
Battle of Marathon
10,000 soldiers chosen for their skills and bravery
unit of soldiers that ride horses
War between Greece and Persia
Battle in which the Athenians defeated the Persians due to be…
immortals
10,000 soldiers chosen for their skills and bravery
cavalry
unit of soldiers that ride horses
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World History-Greek Civilization
polis
Greek democracy
phalanx
Hellenism
A city-state in ancient Greece.
Direct democracy, citizens participate in government.
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
The diffusion of Greek culture throughout the Mediterranean w…
polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
Greek democracy
Direct democracy, citizens participate in government.
22 terms
Greek World
Fresco
Ashlar
Base
Torus
-a painting executed on wall surfaces by working pigments int…
-smooth stone masonry laid so that the joints are visible
-the lowest part of a column or pier... -often broader than the…
-convex, roughly semi-circular molding often seen at the base…
Fresco
-a painting executed on wall surfaces by working pigments int…
Ashlar
-smooth stone masonry laid so that the joints are visible
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Unit 4 Chapter 9 The Greek World
calvary
Persian Wars
alliance
Peloponnesian War
a unit of soldiers mounted on horses
a series of wars between Persia and Greece beginning in 480 BC
an agreement to work together
a war between the two great Greek city-states of Athens and S…
calvary
a unit of soldiers mounted on horses
Persian Wars
a series of wars between Persia and Greece beginning in 480 BC
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Greek world
Greece
Scarcity of good agricultural land
Southern mainland of greece
Aegean background
Is a land of mountains seperated by deep valleys
Encouraged seafaring in eastern greece
Has adequate agricultural resources n relied on farming
Includes the Minoan n Mycenaean civilizations
Greece
Is a land of mountains seperated by deep valleys
Scarcity of good agricultural land
Encouraged seafaring in eastern greece
The Greek World
Cavalry
Persian Wars
Alliance
Peloponnesian War
A unit of soldiers who ride horses
A series of wars between persia and Greece
An agreement to work together
A war between Athens and Sparta that threatened to tear all o…
Cavalry
A unit of soldiers who ride horses
Persian Wars
A series of wars between persia and Greece
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Greek Flashcards
Pindus Mountains
Mediterranean Sea
Colonization (colonies)
City-state
This was a set of mountains that separated the different Gree…
They used this sea south and southwest of Greece to trade and…
The greeks formed colonies because they had a shortage of far…
This was like a town. It had an acropolis and an agora. Peopl…
Pindus Mountains
This was a set of mountains that separated the different Gree…
Mediterranean Sea
They used this sea south and southwest of Greece to trade and…
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The greek world
The leader of macedonia was________ he…
The king of macedonia fount off...
Macedonia started to make some of thei…
King philip used_______ strategies in…
Philip II
Invaders
Greece
Greeks
The leader of macedonia was________ he…
Philip II
The king of macedonia fount off...
Invaders
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Greek Flashcards
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-handed Giants
Gaea is mother Earth, daughter of Chaos, and sister of Eros,…
Uranus is the son ans husband of Gaea. Together they had chil…
Kronos was the son of Uranus and Gaea, and defeated Uranus. H…
Children of Uranus and Gaea they were banished to tartarus by…
Gaea
Gaea is mother Earth, daughter of Chaos, and sister of Eros,…
Uranus
Uranus is the son ans husband of Gaea. Together they had chil…
Greek Flashcards
What is a city-state?
Location of Mediterranean and Aegean S…
Impact of Mountains in Greece
Impact of Islands in Greece
A settlement in Ancient Greece that is has its own government…
Mediterranean Sea is below Greece and the Aegean Sea is to th…
They separated the different city-states, causing little comm…
They were very separated from the rest of the civilization, c…
What is a city-state?
A settlement in Ancient Greece that is has its own government…
Location of Mediterranean and Aegean S…
Mediterranean Sea is below Greece and the Aegean Sea is to th…
Greek Flashcards
Polykleitos
400 BCE
High classical
Roman Copy: Herculaneum
Spear Bearer: Artist
Spear Bearer: Date
Spear Bearer: Period
Spear Bearer: Location
Polykleitos
Spear Bearer: Artist
400 BCE
Spear Bearer: Date
17 terms
Chapter 9 The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius 1st
Persian Wars
First king of Persia and founder of the Persian empire (circa…
Soldiers on horseback
Third king of Persia who expanded the Persian Empire and inva…
A series of wars between Greek city-states and the Persian Em…
Cyrus the Great
First king of Persia and founder of the Persian empire (circa…
cavalry
Soldiers on horseback
8 terms
The Greek world
Greek contributions
Greece is a land of mountains separate…
The Aegean background includes the Min…
The Mycenaean civilization developed h…
Organized warefare mycenae; sparta phalanx... B. Literature- epi…
Scarcity of good agricultural land encouraged seafaring in ea…
The Minoan civilization of Crete based its prosperity on exte…
Dorians conquered the Peloponnesus and ushered in a dark age…
Greek contributions
Organized warefare mycenae; sparta phalanx... B. Literature- epi…
Greece is a land of mountains separate…
Scarcity of good agricultural land encouraged seafaring in ea…
Greek World Unit
strongly shaped Western Civilization
Parthenon
Greek culture
monarchy
achievements/legacies of ancient Greece
famous Greek building that was originally a temple dedicated…
spread from Egypt, Syria, to Persia, & to the Indus River Val…
government in which one ruler (a king) inherits power
strongly shaped Western Civilization
achievements/legacies of ancient Greece
Parthenon
famous Greek building that was originally a temple dedicated…
Greek Flashcards
Polis
Acropolis
Aristocracy
Oligarchy
Greek for city state independent country city and surrounding…
government ruled by king or Monorah
a government ruled by a small group of noble people "RICH"
a government ruled by a few people
Polis
Greek for city state independent country city and surrounding…
Acropolis
government ruled by king or Monorah
89 terms
Jeopardy 5: The Greek World
Legendary ruler of Bronze Age Crete.
Ancient seafaring people of Crete
Another name for the Minoans
Primary occupation of the Minoans
Minos
Minoans
Cretans
Sea Trade
Legendary ruler of Bronze Age Crete.
Minos
Ancient seafaring people of Crete
Minoans
Greek World Vocabulary
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Persian Wars
Darius I
Persian emperor who created the Persian Empire by conquering…
unit of soldiers who ride horses
series of wars between Persia & Greece in 400s BCE
Persian emperor who restored order to the Persian empire afte…
Cyrus the Great
Persian emperor who created the Persian Empire by conquering…
cavalry
unit of soldiers who ride horses
greek flashcards
vaccine
telescope
microscope
barameter
injecting a germ in the body to create immunity
a dutch glass maker constructed a primitive telescope Galileo…
invented in the 1590
measure air pressure
vaccine
injecting a germ in the body to create immunity
telescope
a dutch glass maker constructed a primitive telescope Galileo…
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius I
Persian Wars
A remarkable leader who managed to reunite the Persian Empire…
soldiers on horseback
once he took the throne he killed all his rivals for power. H…
A series of wars between the Greeks (mainly Athens) and the P…
Cyrus the Great
A remarkable leader who managed to reunite the Persian Empire…
cavalry
soldiers on horseback
20 terms
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius I
satraps
Cyrus won Independence for Persia and concord the Medes. ... Hi…
a unit of soldiers who ride horses
After Cambyses, Darius claimed the throne & killed rivals... Wor…
Darius's governors who ruled his 20 provinces for him
Cyrus the Great
Cyrus won Independence for Persia and concord the Medes. ... Hi…
cavalry
a unit of soldiers who ride horses
10 terms
World History - Chapter 9 - The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
Darius I
Xerxes I
Philip II
Persian emperor who created the Persian Empire by conquering…
Persian emperor who restored order to the Persian Empire afte…
Persian emperor who led the second invasion of Greece in 480 BC
King of Macedonia from 359-336 BC and brilliant military lead…
Cyrus the Great
Persian emperor who created the Persian Empire by conquering…
Darius I
Persian emperor who restored order to the Persian Empire afte…
18 terms
Greek World Unit
Helot
Oligarchy
democracy
tyranny
"Servant of Sparta" who was responsible for agricultural prod…
(rule by a few usually the wealthiest) members of society
rule of the people as a whole; Athens did not have true democ…
rule by a dictator who has illegally seized power--not always…
Helot
"Servant of Sparta" who was responsible for agricultural prod…
Oligarchy
(rule by a few usually the wealthiest) members of society
Greek Flashcards
{ad,as,ac}
Con,Com
contra
dis
to, toward
Together
Against
away,apart
{ad,as,ac}
to, toward
Con,Com
Together
20 terms
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
phalanx
Alexander the Great
Peloponnesian Wars
Created the Persian Empire
a group of soldiers that stood in a square to fight
built the largest empire the world had ever seen
pitted two city-states against each other
Cyrus the Great
Created the Persian Empire
phalanx
a group of soldiers that stood in a square to fight
14 terms
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Hippocrates
Persian Wars
King of Persia and founder of the Persian empire (circa 600-5…
Soldiers on horseback
Greek physician; He is considered to be the father of medicin…
A series of wars between Greek city-states and the Persian Em…
Cyrus the Great
King of Persia and founder of the Persian empire (circa 600-5…
cavalry
Soldiers on horseback
27 terms
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
strategy
satraps
Persian Emperor, he created the Persian Empire by conquering…
Unit of soldiers who ride horses
plan for fighting a battle or war
Persian provincial governors with very wide powers
Cyrus the Great
Persian Emperor, he created the Persian Empire by conquering…
cavalry
Unit of soldiers who ride horses
16 terms
The Greek World
Macedonia
King Philip II
Hellenistic
multicultural
land north of Greece
ruler that united Greece
"Greek-like"
many cultures
Macedonia
land north of Greece
King Philip II
ruler that united Greece
Greek World Unit
strongly shaped Western Civilization
Parthenon
Greek culture
monarchy
achievements/legacies of ancient Greece
famous Greek building that was originally a temple dedicated…
spread during Alexander the Great's conquests
government in which one ruler inherits power
strongly shaped Western Civilization
achievements/legacies of ancient Greece
Parthenon
famous Greek building that was originally a temple dedicated…
17 terms
Greek Flashcards
Plaque of the Ergastines-Marble
Athenian Agora-Hellenisitc Greece
Peplos Kore from the Acropolis-Marble
Winged Victory of Samothrace-Marble
Plaque of the Ergastines-Marble
Athenian Agora-Hellenisitc Greece
12 terms
Greek Flashcards
Anavysos Kouros. Archaic Greek. c. 530…
Peplos kore. Archaic Greek. c. 530 bce…
Niobides Krater. Anonymous vase painte…
Doryphoros (Spear Bearer). Polykleitos…
Anavysos Kouros. Archaic Greek. c. 530…
Peplos kore. Archaic Greek. c. 530 bce…
12 terms
Greek Flashcards
Anavysos Kouros. Archaic Greek. c. 530…
Peplos kore. Archaic Greek. c. 530 bce…
Niobides Krater. Anonymous vase painte…
Doryphoros (Spear Bearer). Polykleitos…
Anavysos Kouros. Archaic Greek. c. 530…
Peplos kore. Archaic Greek. c. 530 bce…
25 terms
The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
cavalry
Darius I
Persian Wars
Persian emperor, he created the Persian Empire by conquering…
a unit of soldiers who ride horses
Persian emperor, he restored order to the Persian Empire afte…
a series of wars between Persia and Greece
Cyrus the Great
Persian emperor, he created the Persian Empire by conquering…
cavalry
a unit of soldiers who ride horses
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