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39 terms
Greeks
Alliance
Phalanx
Polis
Acropolis
an agreement to work together
a group of Greek warriors who stood close together in a squar…
the Greek word for a city-state
a high hill upon which a Greek fortress was built
Alliance
an agreement to work together
Phalanx
a group of Greek warriors who stood close together in a squar…
10 terms
Greeks
theocracy
polytheism
democracy
agoras
Government ruled by religious leaders or gods
Belief in many gods
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
Public outdoor markets and meeting places
theocracy
Government ruled by religious leaders or gods
polytheism
Belief in many gods
15 terms
The Greeks
Athens
polis
Sparta
oligarchy
A city-state of ancient Greece that was first to have a democ…
A Greek city-state
A powerful Greek military polis on the Peloponnesus that was…
A form of government in which the power to rule is held by a…
Athens
A city-state of ancient Greece that was first to have a democ…
polis
A Greek city-state
12 terms
Greeks
Homer
Aeschylus, Sophocles
Herodotus
Thucydides
wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey
2 Greek playwri
1st Greek historian
wrote about the Peloponnesian War
Homer
wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey
Aeschylus, Sophocles
2 Greek playwri
Greeks
Heinrich Schliemann
Alexander the Great
Pericles
Socrates
Archeologist who discovered Troy.
Son of Philip who conquered almost the whole world.
Golden age also named after him, he improved Athens.
Philosopher who was put to death for his ideas of one god.
Heinrich Schliemann
Archeologist who discovered Troy.
Alexander the Great
Son of Philip who conquered almost the whole world.
11 terms
greeks
perpendicular
chaotic
subway
hub
at right angles to a give line or surface
lacking a visible order or organization
an electric railroad that runs under the ground in a city
a center of interest or movement
perpendicular
at right angles to a give line or surface
chaotic
lacking a visible order or organization
84 terms
Greeks
Epic
Epic invocation/epic question
In Medias Res
Epic Catalogs
Long narrative with sustained heroism
Bard requests help from the muse to remember the past
In the middle of things
List of participants/equiptment
Epic
Long narrative with sustained heroism
Epic invocation/epic question
Bard requests help from the muse to remember the past
16 terms
Greeks
Polis
Classical age
Acropolis
Angora
The Greek name for city-state
The time of greet achievements
a high hill surrounded by walls for extra protection
The market place were farmers brought their crops and served…
Polis
The Greek name for city-state
Classical age
The time of greet achievements
11 terms
greeks
Zeus
Hades
Poisidon
Athena
Zeus
Hades
29 terms
Greeks
Concepts
Greek key
Dentil molding
In relief
Beauty emphasized by "line, form, proportion"
projecting out from surface
Concepts
Beauty emphasized by "line, form, proportion"
Greek key
39 terms
Greeks
Alliance
Phalanx
Polis
Acropolis
an agreement to work together
a group of Greek warriors who stood close together in a squar…
the Greek word for a city-state
a high hill upon which a Greek fortress was built
Alliance
an agreement to work together
Phalanx
a group of Greek warriors who stood close together in a squar…
8 terms
Greeks
Peninsula
Peisistratus
Democracy
Trading Cultures
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
over threw oligarchy and was a tyrant he ruled by force. when…
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves.
The Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations. They were destroyed b…
Peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
Peisistratus
over threw oligarchy and was a tyrant he ruled by force. when…
89 terms
Greeks
Geometric
Orientalizing
Archaic
Classical
900-650 BCE
700-600 BCE
650-480 BCE
480-400 BCE
Geometric
900-650 BCE
Orientalizing
700-600 BCE
15 terms
greeks
artemis-diana
aphrodite-venus
hermes-mercury
ares-mars
pectecter of women in birth loves wild animels
god of love and beauty,bird: DOVE and daughter of zeus. apple…
thief, trickster ,messenger, sandal with wings
god of war, vulture, dog. parents did not like him. bronze ti…
artemis-diana
pectecter of women in birth loves wild animels
aphrodite-venus
god of love and beauty,bird: DOVE and daughter of zeus. apple…
16 terms
Greeks
Greek religion
Greek religion
Greeks
Myths
Helped explain happenings and events in the physical world
Polytheistic
Viewed their gods as having human qualities
Traditional stories about the deeds and misdeeds of gods
Greek religion
Helped explain happenings and events in the physical world
Greek religion
Polytheistic
22 terms
Greeks
hammer and anvil
ionic column
doric column
corinthian column
a battle strategy where two groups attack in the front while…
thin scroll-like top
plain top, simple
intricate, not used frequently
hammer and anvil
a battle strategy where two groups attack in the front while…
ionic column
thin scroll-like top
41 terms
Greeks
Alexander the Great
Greeks
Types of Greek orders of Architecture
Structure of Greek Orders
Conquered the Egyptians in 323 BC and was later ruled by Ptol…
Land surrounded by water, seafaring people, lots of infiltrat…
Doric, Ionic, Corinthian Orders
Stylobate (pedestal), base, shaft, capital, entablature (that…
Alexander the Great
Conquered the Egyptians in 323 BC and was later ruled by Ptol…
Greeks
Land surrounded by water, seafaring people, lots of infiltrat…
24 terms
Greeks
Mythology
Minoans
Parthenon
Entasis
A collection of myths and teachings that greeks used to expla…
King Minos. Great Traders. Not Greek but influenced Greek cul…
In Athens on Acropolis
Slight convex curve in a column to correct the Illusion of co…
Mythology
A collection of myths and teachings that greeks used to expla…
Minoans
King Minos. Great Traders. Not Greek but influenced Greek cul…
20 terms
Greeks
polis
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for city-state
an age that is marked great achievements
a high hill
a type of government in which people rule themselves
polis
the Greek word for city-state
classical
an age that is marked great achievements
24 terms
Greeks
Geography
Landscape
Soil
Human characteristics
pennisula on Mediterranean in Europe
hills and mountains
Rocky and poor
farmers, shipbuilders and traders
Geography
pennisula on Mediterranean in Europe
Landscape
hills and mountains
39 terms
GREEKS
strait
athens and what did they focus on
sparta and what did they focus on
satraps
A narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water
system of government, culture, navil strength, DEMOCRACY
army,war,power,athletes, strength
"protector of kingdom," : tax collector, chief of police, hea…
strait
A narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water
athens and what did they focus on
system of government, culture, navil strength, DEMOCRACY
17 terms
Greeks
peninsula
bard
colony
polis
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
someone who writes or performs epic poem
a group of people living in a territory with close ties to th…
a Greek city-state
peninsula
A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides.
bard
someone who writes or performs epic poem
31 terms
the greeks
archaic-hellenistic greece
athenian agora
ancient med... archaic ... marble w paint
Anavysos Kouros
athenian agora (where/when)
Anavysos Kouros (where, when, what)
archaic-hellenistic greece
athenian agora (where/when)
athenian agora
21 terms
greeks
The Golden Age
Tribute
The Wealth of Athens
Pericles and Democracy
479-431 BC- Arts, philosophy, and Democracy flourished
A regular payment to a powerful state or nation by a weaker one
Athens became rich during the golden age because smaller citi…
One of the reason for the golden age was because of Pericles.…
The Golden Age
479-431 BC- Arts, philosophy, and Democracy flourished
Tribute
A regular payment to a powerful state or nation by a weaker one
17 terms
Greeks
Pericles
Cleisthenes
Representative Democracy
Direct Democracy
Pericles was arguably the most prominent and influential Gree…
Cleisthenes was a noble Athenian of the Alcmaeonid family. He…
Elected officials representing a group of people
In which people decide
Pericles
Pericles was arguably the most prominent and influential Gree…
Cleisthenes
Cleisthenes was a noble Athenian of the Alcmaeonid family. He…
8 terms
greeks
Darius
Marathon
Persia
plataea
A kinsman of Cyrus, he is said to have expanded Cyrus's empir…
a battle in 490 BC in which the Athenians and their allies de…
A series of wars between the Greeks (mainly Athens) and the P…
the battle in which Athenian ships defeated the Persians by r…
Darius
A kinsman of Cyrus, he is said to have expanded Cyrus's empir…
Marathon
a battle in 490 BC in which the Athenians and their allies de…
7 terms
Greeks
Kouros, from attica Greece... 600 BCE... Ma…
Riace Warrior... 460-450 BCE... Bronze (6'6…
Myron Diskobolo... 450 BCE... Bronze... Museo…
Nike adjusting her sandal... 410 BCE... Mar…
Kouros, from attica Greece... 600 BCE... Ma…
Riace Warrior... 460-450 BCE... Bronze (6'6…
29 terms
Greeks
Mycenaeans
Minoans
Dorians
Myths
developed a strong culture on the Greek mainland led by warri…
Writings, art, legends, and religion
The Dorians were less advanced and had no written language so…
Myths explain the mysteries of nature and the physical world…
Mycenaeans
developed a strong culture on the Greek mainland led by warri…
Minoans
Writings, art, legends, and religion
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.
16 terms
Greeks
Agora
Geographic features of Greece
City state
Minoans
Outdoor market place
Peninsula,long coastline,mountainous no major rivers
Independent Greek civilization ... Isolated/separate
Lived on Crete ... Crete - island
Agora
Outdoor market place
Geographic features of Greece
Peninsula,long coastline,mountainous no major rivers
20 terms
The Greeks
Aegean
Asia Minor
Crete
Dorians
Sea between Greece and Asia Minor
Large Peninsula on the eastern end of the mediterranean
Mediterranean island, home of an early civilization
People who conquered the Mycenaeans
Aegean
Sea between Greece and Asia Minor
Asia Minor
Large Peninsula on the eastern end of the mediterranean
37 terms
Greeks
Mycenaeans
Dark Ages
Polis
Acropolis
A civilization that replaced the Minoans and were part of the…
The first part of the Middle Ages from around 500-1000 A.D.,…
A city-state in ancient Greece
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city, built for the g…
Mycenaeans
A civilization that replaced the Minoans and were part of the…
Dark Ages
The first part of the Middle Ages from around 500-1000 A.D.,…
63 terms
greeks
the illiad
monarchy
Troy
water, air, earth, fire
what famous story was Achilles the hero of?
what form of government is ruled by kings?
what legendary city did Heinrich Schliemann discover the ruin…
what four elements did the philosopher Empedocles believe tha…
the illiad
what famous story was Achilles the hero of?
monarchy
what form of government is ruled by kings?
20 terms
Greeks
Olympian Zeus... Source 1... •⚡️... • Rhea tric…
Hera... Source 1... •Zeus sisters married al…
Athena... Source 1... •Athena was born when…
Poseidon... Source 1 ... •Poseidon chose the…
Analysis: ... Standing up for yourself
Analysis:... Be careful what you do ... Goddess of Marriage and fam…
Analysis:... Intelligence
Analysis:... Secrets and power
Olympian Zeus... Source 1... •⚡️... • Rhea tric…
Analysis: ... Standing up for yourself
Hera... Source 1... •Zeus sisters married al…
Analysis:... Be careful what you do ... Goddess of Marriage and fam…
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…
28 terms
Greeks
He is considered to be the most feared…
He was King of Troy...
He was king of Ithaca...
He was considered to be "King of Kings"
Achilles
Priam
Odysseus
Agamemnon
He is considered to be the most feared…
Achilles
He was King of Troy...
Priam
18 terms
Greeks
When was theatre originated?
How many people fill the amphtheater?
Why was theatre free to the public but…
So populer __________ were released to…
Greek 650 BCE
10,000 people
back then women weren't considered equal
prisoners
When was theatre originated?
Greek 650 BCE
How many people fill the amphtheater?
10,000 people
78 terms
The Greeks
Minoans
King Minos
Minotaur
Mycenaeans
Highly developed civilization on Crete around 2000 BC. Home o…
Legendary king of the Minoans
Half man, half bull. Devour of people. Killed by Greek hero T…
Bronze age culture in Greece from 1600-1100 BC. Lived in fort…
Minoans
Highly developed civilization on Crete around 2000 BC. Home o…
King Minos
Legendary king of the Minoans
17 terms
The Greeks
Athenian Agora... Archaic through Helleni…
Anavysos Kouros... Archaic Greek... 530 BCE…
Peplos Kore from the Acropolis... Archaic…
Niobides Krater... Anonymous vase painter…
Athenian Agora... Archaic through Helleni…
Anavysos Kouros... Archaic Greek... 530 BCE…
12 terms
The Greeks
hoplite
helot
phalanx
fresco
foot soldier
slave
military formation
painting on plaster
hoplite
foot soldier
helot
slave
35 terms
The Greeks
külön
közös életforma
bika
bikaugrás
separated
common way of life
bull
bull-leaping
külön
separated
közös életforma
common way of life
The Greeks
__________ was the Greek god of sun an…
__________ was the Greek god who ruled…
__________ was the Greek goddess of lo…
__________ was the king of the Greek g…
Apollo
Poseidon
Aphrodite
Zeus
__________ was the Greek god of sun an…
Apollo
__________ was the Greek god who ruled…
Poseidon
26 terms
The Greeks
Athenian Agora
Anavysos Kouros
Peplos Kore from the Acropolis
Niobides Krater
Athenian Agora
Anavysos Kouros
15 terms
The Greeks
Met. Kouros 600 B.C.
Peplos Kore
Anavysos Kouros
Kritios Boy
600B.C.
530B.C.
540B.C.
490B.C.
Met. Kouros 600 B.C.
600B.C.
Peplos Kore
530B.C.
16 terms
The Greeks
ancient
to explain
things
made up
עתיק
להסביר
דברים
המציאו
ancient
עתיק
to explain
להסביר
21 terms
The Greeks
myth
ritual
oracle
fable
A story that explains the practices or beliefs of a people
to honor the god or goddess who protected their city, the Gre…
a priest or priestess would tell what would happen in the fut…
A story about animals that teaches a lesson
myth
A story that explains the practices or beliefs of a people
ritual
to honor the god or goddess who protected their city, the Gre…
30 terms
The Greeks
Kolobos
Doric Peplos (Doric Chiton) Men
Exomis or Colobium
Himation
Basic Mens tublar garment. 2 rectanngles pinned or ties and c…
1 large rectangular wraped around the body and pinned near th…
A chiton when only 1 shoulder is pinned
Mostly worn by men. Outter warp, could be wraped many differe…
Kolobos
Basic Mens tublar garment. 2 rectanngles pinned or ties and c…
Doric Peplos (Doric Chiton) Men
1 large rectangular wraped around the body and pinned near th…
196 terms
The Greeks
Valley
Aegean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
Peloponnesos
Völgy
Ègei-tenger
Földközi-tenger
Peloponèszoszi fèlsziget
Valley
Völgy
Aegean Sea
Ègei-tenger
20 terms
The Greeks
Man and centaur, 750 BCE, bronze
Funerary Krater, ca. 750-735 BCE, from…
Berlin Kore, 6570-560 BCE, limestone,…
Peplos Kore, 530 BCE, marble, from Akr…
Early geometric period, the artist is unknown but this piece…
Gigantic funerary marker that represented the loss/mourning o…
Very stylized face, represented ideal female beauty, lots of…
Greater detail given to female figure and drapery of clothes-…
Man and centaur, 750 BCE, bronze
Early geometric period, the artist is unknown but this piece…
Funerary Krater, ca. 750-735 BCE, from…
Gigantic funerary marker that represented the loss/mourning o…
17 terms
The Greeks
Polis
Acropolis
Influence
Classical Age
A city-state in ancient Greece
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
Change, or have an affect on
Period marked by Great Achievements, began with the creation…
Polis
A city-state in ancient Greece
Acropolis
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
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