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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…
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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…
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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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The world in Greek
Canada
Portugal
Mexico
Chile
Καναδάς
Πορτογαλία
Μεξικό
Χιλή
Canada
Καναδάς
Portugal
Πορτογαλία
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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…
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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
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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.
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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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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
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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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
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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
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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…
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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
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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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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 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…
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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
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
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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
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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…
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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…
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Greek Flashcards
Anavysos Kouros... Archaic Greece... Marble…
Peplos Kore from the Acropolis... Archaic…
Acropolis Plan... Iktinos and Kallikrates…
Parthenon... Iktinos and Kallikrates... Clas…
Anavysos Kouros... Archaic Greece... Marble…
Peplos Kore from the Acropolis... Archaic…
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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
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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
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Greek Flashcards
Polis
Agora and Acropolis
Persian Wars
Peloponnesian War
A city-state in ancient Greece
Agora- marketplace... Acropolis- High hill above city, protection
War where Sparta and Greece teamed up to defeat the Persian i…
War against Athens and the Delian League and Sparta and the P…
Polis
A city-state in ancient Greece
Agora and Acropolis
Agora- marketplace... Acropolis- High hill above city, protection
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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
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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…
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Greek Flashcards
Polis
Agora & Acropolis
Persian wars
Peloponnesian War
City of a town in a greek city state. gathering place.
Public open space is the agora. Acropolis is the highest part…
Sparta and Athens team up in this war against Xerxes. Xerxes…
Peloponnesian League fights the Delian League. Sparta helps s…
Polis
City of a town in a greek city state. gathering place.
Agora & Acropolis
Public open space is the agora. Acropolis is the highest part…
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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…
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The Greek World
Cyrus the Great
Cavalry
Darius I
Persian Wars
Great leader who conquered large areas of land
A unit of soldiers who ride horses
Claimed the throne after Cyrus and expanded the Persian Empire
A series of wars between Persia and Greece
Cyrus the Great
Great leader who conquered large areas of land
Cavalry
A unit of soldiers who 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.
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The Greek World
Ionia
Herodotus
Hippias
498BC
Part of the Lydian kingdom; inhabited by Greeks.
Greek historian who believed the direct cause of the Ionian r…
Ex-tyrant of Athens; went to great lengths to get Athens to s…
The year of the burning of the temples at Sardis
Ionia
Part of the Lydian kingdom; inhabited by Greeks.
Herodotus
Greek historian who believed the direct cause of the Ionian r…
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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…
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The Greek World
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Greek Dark Age
Archaic Age
2200 - 1450 BCE... The sea protects the land, (linear A), little…
1600-1100. ... BCEPastoral Nomads in 2000 BCE. warrior culture,…
1100-800 BCE ... everyone suffered extreme poverty. Population d…
800-500 BCE
Minoans
2200 - 1450 BCE... The sea protects the land, (linear A), little…
Mycenaeans
1600-1100. ... BCEPastoral Nomads in 2000 BCE. warrior culture,…
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
28 terms
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…
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
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Greek Flashcards
{ad,as,ac}
Con,Com
contra
dis
to, toward
Together
Against
away,apart
{ad,as,ac}
to, toward
Con,Com
Together
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
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
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
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
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Greek Test World History H
Euclid
Pythagorus
Hippocrates
Pericles
"Father of Geometry."... Wrote The Elements.... Taught at Alexandria
A(2) + B(2) = C(2)... Pythagorean theorem
"Father of Medicine."... To this day, doctors take the "Hippocra…
General - ruled Athens during its Golden Age.... He had 3 Goals…
Euclid
"Father of Geometry."... Wrote The Elements.... Taught at Alexandria
Pythagorus
A(2) + B(2) = C(2)... Pythagorean theorem
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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
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Greek World
2000-1200
1150-750
750-323
431-404
Aegean Age: Minoans, Mycenaeans, Dorians
Greek "Dark Ages"
Hellenic Age: city-states emerge--encompasses Greek "Golden A…
Peloponnesian War(s)
2000-1200
Aegean Age: Minoans, Mycenaeans, Dorians
1150-750
Greek "Dark Ages"
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Greek World Glossary
archon
areopagus
boule
Cleruchy
magistrate in Athenian Government
council of elders made up of former archons
Council of 500
Athenian Colony
archon
magistrate in Athenian Government
areopagus
council of elders made up of former archons
World Studies GREEK TEST REVIEW FLASHCARDS Paper #1
The Olympic Games were this number of…
Greek God of Wine.
The Olympic Games honored this king of…
Pericles was famous helping to develop…
4 years apart
Dionysus
Zeus
Democratic government
The Olympic Games were this number of…
4 years apart
Greek God of Wine.
Dionysus
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