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35 terms
Greece
Crete
polis
epic
myth
A large island where Greek history began. This is where the M…
a Greek city-state
a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
a traditional story which explains things the Greeks didn't u…
Crete
A large island where Greek history began. This is where the M…
polis
a Greek city-state
Greece
Hippocrates
Pythagoras
Aristotle
Gifts of the Greeks
Founder of medicine
famous mathematician
Famous thinker
Science, Democracy, education, art,, architecture
Hippocrates
Founder of medicine
Pythagoras
famous mathematician
21 terms
Greece
polis
democracy
Xerxes
Darius
a Greek city-state
a government where the citizens have a direct say.
A Persian king who led the Persians in the Battle of Thermopy…
A Persian king who vowed to destroy Athens. He was beaten at…
polis
a Greek city-state
democracy
a government where the citizens have a direct say.
35 terms
Greece
Crete
polis
epic
myth
A large island where Greek history began. This is where the M…
a Greek city-state
a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
a traditional story which explains things the Greeks didn't u…
Crete
A large island where Greek history began. This is where the M…
polis
a Greek city-state
11 terms
Greece
Agora
Sparta and Athens
Allies
cavalry
market place in ancient Greece
Two most famous city-states of Ancient Greece
countries that agree to help each other fight
soldiers who ride on horses
Agora
market place in ancient Greece
Sparta and Athens
Two most famous city-states of Ancient Greece
14 terms
Greece
Olympics
Olives
Ancient
Greece
Competitive sports and games
a plant that grew well in Greece
old
First nation to have democracy.
Olympics
Competitive sports and games
Olives
a plant that grew well in Greece
23 terms
Greece
polis
acropolis
Classical Age
peninsula
name for a Greek city-state
hill fortress located in the middle of a polis
an era or time period marked by great achievements
a piece of land that sticks out into a body of water
polis
name for a Greek city-state
acropolis
hill fortress located in the middle of a polis
82 terms
Greece
Hellas
Hellenic
Polis
Agora
Greece.
Greek.
group of unique and independent City States
marketplace, public square
Hellas
Greece.
Hellenic
Greek.
17 terms
Greece
Polis
Agora
Myth
Philosopher
A Greek City-state
The market place in ancient Greece
A legend or story used by ancient cultures to explain a natur…
Someone who seeks knowledge or enlightenment
Polis
A Greek City-state
Agora
The market place in ancient Greece
19 terms
greece
grape
Mediterranean sea
goat
island
fruit used by greeks to make wine
water that surrounds all the coast of greece
greeks took milk from this animal
Piece of land completely surrouded by water
grape
fruit used by greeks to make wine
Mediterranean sea
water that surrounds all the coast of greece
10 terms
Greece
Olympics
Olives
Ancient
Mediterranean and Aegean
The first of these games were held in Greece more than 2,700…
very important plant/food to the Greeks, we also get oil from…
a word meaning very old
Seas that border Greece.
Olympics
The first of these games were held in Greece more than 2,700…
Olives
very important plant/food to the Greeks, we also get oil from…
70 terms
Greece
Greece flourished between...(years)
land with water on three sides
many islands in what two seas?
small community
750 and 338 BCE
peninsula
Mediterranean and Aegean Seas
settlement
Greece flourished between...(years)
750 and 338 BCE
land with water on three sides
peninsula
31 terms
Greece
myths
agora
democracy
aristocracy
stories about gods and demigods that were told to explain why…
an outdoor marketplace where merchants would trade and sell t…
a type of government where citizens have control
government that is run by a select group of rich people
myths
stories about gods and demigods that were told to explain why…
agora
an outdoor marketplace where merchants would trade and sell t…
30 terms
Greece
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Democracy
Acropolis
a government in which ONE ruler has all the power and typical…
A government where a small group of people rule (for example,…
A government where the people rule
A fort built on a hill
Monarchy
a government in which ONE ruler has all the power and typical…
Oligarchy
A government where a small group of people rule (for example,…
9 terms
Greece
Architecture
Athenians
Citizen
Constitution
The art and science of building
Greek citizens from the city of Athens
A person who lives in an area and is loyal to that area
A plan of government
Architecture
The art and science of building
Athenians
Greek citizens from the city of Athens
Greece
Peninsula
Polis
Bard
Colony
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
A city-state in ancient Greece.
poet
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Peninsula
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
Polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
Greece
Alpha
Beta
Gamma
Delta
A
B
Γ
Δ
Alpha
A
Beta
B
30 terms
Greece
Agora
plunder
myth
immortal
outdoor marketplace
valuables seized in wartime
Traditional stories that may include gods or goddesses that e…
Living forever
Agora
outdoor marketplace
plunder
valuables seized in wartime
17 terms
Greece
Peninsula
Polis
Bard
Colony
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
A city-state in ancient Greece.
poet
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Peninsula
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
Polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
25 terms
Greece
acropolis
agora
oracle
polis
the elevated area of a city where people go for refuge in tim…
the market place in the center of the city-state
a person that the Greeks believed spoke to the gods
city and the surrounding areas
acropolis
the elevated area of a city where people go for refuge in tim…
agora
the market place in the center of the city-state
Greece
peninsula
Crete
Greek Colonies
agora
a piece of land surrounded by water on three sides
an island in Greece
a new settlement that keeps close ties to its homeland
a market and a place where people meet to debate
peninsula
a piece of land surrounded by water on three sides
Crete
an island in Greece
31 terms
Greece
myths
agora
democracy
aristocracy
stories about gods and demigods that were told to explain why…
an outdoor marketplace where merchants would trade and sell t…
a type of government where citizens have control
government that is run by a select group of rich people
myths
stories about gods and demigods that were told to explain why…
agora
an outdoor marketplace where merchants would trade and sell t…
Greece
Peninsula
Polis
Bard
Colony
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
A city-state in ancient Greece.
poet
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
Peninsula
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
Polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
Greece
Peninsula
Polis
Bard
Colony
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
A city-state in ancient Greece.
(n.) a poet, often a singer as well (Shakespeare is often con…
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
Peninsula
A large mass of land projecting into a body of water.
Polis
A city-state in ancient Greece.
21 terms
Greece
Achilles heel
Adonis
Ambrosia
Chaos
is a symbol of weakness. The expression comes from Achilles,…
is a term of a strikingly handsome man. Adonis was a handsome…
is a dessert made of oranges and coconut. Ambrosia was the fo…
means disorder. Chaos was the father of all gods. He imposed…
Achilles heel
is a symbol of weakness. The expression comes from Achilles,…
Adonis
is a term of a strikingly handsome man. Adonis was a handsome…
14 terms
Greece
citizen
helot
assembly
Agora
In Sparta, male soldiers who were over the age of 30 were ___…
A _______ was a person conquered by Sparta who became a *slav…
The _______ was a group of people who made laws in ancient Gr…
People met in an open air marker called the _____ to discuss…
citizen
In Sparta, male soldiers who were over the age of 30 were ___…
helot
A _______ was a person conquered by Sparta who became a *slav…
Greece
colony
foreign
merchant
Greece
an area owned and controlled by a larger country that is far…
relating to a country other than your own
a person who sells goods to make money
Republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the B…
colony
an area owned and controlled by a larger country that is far…
foreign
relating to a country other than your own
21 terms
Greece
Athens
democracy
Sparta
Alexander the Great
capital city of modern Greece
government that has elected leaders
military city-state
spread Greek culture throughout the world
Athens
capital city of modern Greece
democracy
government that has elected leaders
21 terms
Greece
city-state
Sparta
Greek culture that spread all the way…
Mycenaeans and Minoans
a city and its surrounding farmlands; with its own leaders an…
Greek city-state that was ruled by an oligarchy, focused on m…
Hellenistic Culture
Two cultures that influenced the Greeks
city-state
a city and its surrounding farmlands; with its own leaders an…
Sparta
Greek city-state that was ruled by an oligarchy, focused on m…
32 terms
Greece
peninsula
Balkan Peninsula
Anatolian Peninsula
Minoans
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water
peninsula in southeast Europe surrounded by the Aegean, Medit…
peninsula in Asia Minor surrounded by the Black, Aegean and M…
the civilization that developed on the island of Crete
peninsula
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water
Balkan Peninsula
peninsula in southeast Europe surrounded by the Aegean, Medit…
6 terms
Greece
contribution
characteristics
ancient
architecture
n. The act of giving for a common purpose.
The traits or physical attributes of an object
very old
the art of designing buildings
contribution
n. The act of giving for a common purpose.
characteristics
The traits or physical attributes of an object
Greece
Europe
on a peninsula in Southern Europe
Olympics
their Gods
What continent is Greece found?
Where is Greece located in Europe?
What event did Greece start in order to honor their Gods?
The Greece began the Olympics in order to honor who?
Europe
What continent is Greece found?
on a peninsula in Southern Europe
Where is Greece located in Europe?
Greece
Olympics
Ancient
Greece
Direct Democracy
The first of these games were held in Olympia Greece more tha…
a word meaning very old
Country in Europe that we have modeled our government after.…
A type of government that citizens vote directly for leaders…
Olympics
The first of these games were held in Olympia Greece more tha…
Ancient
a word meaning very old
Greece
city-state
Athens
Sparta
pericles
political units made up of a city and all surrounding land
a city state in eastern Greece
a military city with the strongest army in Greece
leader of Athens in the golden age
city-state
political units made up of a city and all surrounding land
Athens
a city state in eastern Greece
45 terms
Greece
Zeus
Athena
Artemis
Aphrodite
ruler of all gods
ruler of wisdom and protector in war
ruler of the moon and childbirth; had a twin
ruler of love and beauty
Zeus
ruler of all gods
Athena
ruler of wisdom and protector in war
Greece
Athens
11 million
$26,400
Republic
Capital (Greece)
Population (Greece)
Per Capita GNP (Greece)
Government (Greece)
Athens
Capital (Greece)
11 million
Population (Greece)
11 terms
Greece
Acropolis
Aristocracy
democracy
direct democracy
highest and most fortified point within a Greek city-state.
government headed by a priviledged minority or upper class
government in which people hold ruling power
system of government in which citizens participate directly i…
Acropolis
highest and most fortified point within a Greek city-state.
Aristocracy
government headed by a priviledged minority or upper class
29 terms
Greece
Most of the land on the Greek peninsul…
Why were the inland communities' indep…
What is a peninsula?
Who but the Palace at Knossos?
Rugged and Mountainous
Separated by rugged mountains and deep valleys
Land surrounded by water on 3 sides
Minoan
Most of the land on the Greek peninsul…
Rugged and Mountainous
Why were the inland communities' indep…
Separated by rugged mountains and deep valleys
Greece
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Democracy
Acropolis
a government in which ONE ruler has all the power and typical…
A government where a small group of people rule (for example,…
A government where the people rule
A fort built on a hill
Monarchy
a government in which ONE ruler has all the power and typical…
Oligarchy
A government where a small group of people rule (for example,…
Greece
Balkan Peninsula
Aegean Sea
Asia Minor
polis
peninsula in SE Europe on which Greece is located
sea that the Greek islands are located in
another name for Anatolia or modern-day Turkey
Greek word for city-state
Balkan Peninsula
peninsula in SE Europe on which Greece is located
Aegean Sea
sea that the Greek islands are located in
Greece
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Delian League
Hellenistic
government in which citizens take part directly in the day-to…
government in which people elect representatives to make the…
military alliance led by Athens
the form of Greek culture that emerged after Alexander's conq…
Direct Democracy
government in which citizens take part directly in the day-to…
Representative Democracy
government in which people elect representatives to make the…
14 terms
Greece
architecture
Athenian Democracy
Athens
City-state
the art or practice of designing and constructing buildings
the first known democracy in the world
a city-state in ancient Greece; the capital of modern-day Gre…
a city with its own traditions and its own government and law…
architecture
the art or practice of designing and constructing buildings
Athenian Democracy
the first known democracy in the world
36 terms
Greece
Mediterranean Sea
Aegean Sea
Mountainous terrain
Trojan War
Sea to the west of Greece
Sea to the east of Greece
Geography of Greece
War fought between Greece and Troy
Mediterranean Sea
Sea to the west of Greece
Aegean Sea
Sea to the east of Greece
Greece
philosopher
democracy
Trojan War
Olympic Games
someone loves wisdom and truth
a government ruled by its people
war fought between Greece and the people of Troy
sporting events that were held in Greece
philosopher
someone loves wisdom and truth
democracy
a government ruled by its people
Greece
acropolis
agora
aristocrats
Dark Age
a fortified, or strengthened, hill
a market place in ancient Greece
members of rich and powerful families
a time when civilization falls apart
acropolis
a fortified, or strengthened, hill
agora
a market place in ancient Greece
26 terms
Greece
Peninsula
Colony
Polis
Agora
land surrounded by water on three sides
a settlement in a new territory that keeps close ties to its…
A city-state in ancient Greece
An open space for gathering in Ancient Greece
Peninsula
land surrounded by water on three sides
Colony
a settlement in a new territory that keeps close ties to its…
24 terms
Greece
Greek foot soldier
Greek city state
Greek marketplace
Spartan battle formation
hoplite
polis
agora
phalanx
Greek foot soldier
hoplite
Greek city state
polis
15 terms
Greece
Peninsula
epic
Acropolis
City-state
an area of land surrounded by water
a long poem that tells a story
a high rocky hill on or near which early people built cities
a city with its own traditions and its own government and laws
Peninsula
an area of land surrounded by water
epic
a long poem that tells a story
Greece
Greek Citizen
Polis... (1st)
Agora... (3rd)
Oligarchy... (1st)
native-born, free, landowning, 18 years old, male
Greek city-state
marketplace
government in which a few people have power (Sparta)
Greek Citizen
native-born, free, landowning, 18 years old, male
Polis... (1st)
Greek city-state
14 terms
Greece
Olympics
Olives
Ancient
Greece
Competitive sports and games
a plant that grew well in Greece
old
First nation to have democracy.
Olympics
Competitive sports and games
Olives
a plant that grew well in Greece
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