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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
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…
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.
30 terms
Greeks
Leader of the Argonauts
Holds the heavens on his shoulders
Slew the minotaur
he flew too close to the sun
Jason
Atlas
Theseus
Icarus
Leader of the Argonauts
Jason
Holds the heavens on his shoulders
Atlas
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
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
Greeks
Polis
Acropolis
Agora
Citizens
A Greek city-state. The average polis contained between 5,000…
A fortified surrounded by farming villages, field's, and orch…
A marketplace located at the foot of the acropolis.
Men who were born in Greece that werent enslaved. Citizens co…
Polis
A Greek city-state. The average polis contained between 5,000…
Acropolis
A fortified surrounded by farming villages, field's, and orch…
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
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…
Greeks
parthenon
Crete
Ionian sea
sparta
parthenon
Crete
Greeks
Polis
Acropolis
Agora
Citizens
A Polis is a Greek city state . The average Polis contained b…
A fortified hill. The farming villages,fields and orchards we…
A marketplace located at the foot of the Acropolis.
Were men born in Greece that were not enslaved. Citizens coul…
Polis
A Polis is a Greek city state . The average Polis contained b…
Acropolis
A fortified hill. The farming villages,fields and orchards we…
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
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
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…
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
5 terms
Greeks
Theta
Delta
Gamma
Vega
time
changes in the underlying price
changes in the underlying with respect to the rate in the cha…
volatility
Theta
time
Delta
changes in the underlying price
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…
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
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
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
6 terms
GREEKS
iliadi
odysseus
odyssey
dorians
homer's poem about the toraen war
had the idea to build the horse and hellan was retured
homer poem about the Odysseus
they conqured the mycenaens many fled to ironia
iliadi
homer's poem about the toraen war
odysseus
had the idea to build the horse and hellan was retured
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
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…
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
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.,…
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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
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?
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
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
The Greeks
basileus
lefkandi
heroon
amphora
word for hero or king, informal pull for power, negotiated wi…
island on Eubaea, contradicted dark ages, evidence of trade a…
coffin for heroes or baseless, also contradicts dark ages, fo…
massive courseware jars for storage and transportation, usual…
basileus
word for hero or king, informal pull for power, negotiated wi…
lefkandi
island on Eubaea, contradicted dark ages, evidence of trade a…
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…
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.
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
Greeks
Gaea
Uranus
Kronos
Hundred-Handed Giants
...
...
...
...
Gaea
...
Uranus
...
The Greeks
Aristagorus
Darius
Xerxes
Themistocles
Tyrants of Miletos... Helped reclaim Naxos... Got help from Athens…
King of Persia... Involved at Battle of Marathon... Lost battle and…
Son of Darius... Began bridge to Salamis
Father of Athenian Navy... Tells slave to tell Persians that the…
Aristagorus
Tyrants of Miletos... Helped reclaim Naxos... Got help from Athens…
Darius
King of Persia... Involved at Battle of Marathon... Lost battle and…
5 terms
greeks
govern
arts
architechsure
culture
direct demo, trial by jury,first constitution
drama,philosiphy,marble statues
columns
olympic games
govern
direct demo, trial by jury,first constitution
arts
drama,philosiphy,marble statues
10 terms
Greeks
Mycenaean's
Religion
Sparta
Women Roles
People that had Huge trade, Lived on Steep rocky ridge, made…
mythology, beliefs, rituals in greece
Very Militaristic Greek City state
lower social status compared to men, unable to vote, own land…
Mycenaean's
People that had Huge trade, Lived on Steep rocky ridge, made…
Religion
mythology, beliefs, rituals in greece
Greeks
Pindus Mountains
mediterranian sea
colonization
city state
It had protection for the greeks from attacking countrys
sea that had pinninsuea
there was agora or the azone
has a city and dependent territories
Pindus Mountains
It had protection for the greeks from attacking countrys
mediterranian sea
sea that had pinninsuea
Greeks
Polis
Acropolis
Agora
Citizens
A Greek City-state.The average Polis contained between 5000 a…
A fortified hill.The farming villages,fields and around orcha…
A marketplace located at the foot of the acroplis
Men born in greece that were not enslaved.Citizens could vote…
Polis
A Greek City-state.The average Polis contained between 5000 a…
Acropolis
A fortified hill.The farming villages,fields and around orcha…
20 terms
Greeks
Mountains and seas
Colony
Polis
Agora
All Greek city states were separated by...
settlement in a new territory that keeps close ties to homeland
Greek city state
Marketplace
Mountains and seas
All Greek city states were separated by...
Colony
settlement in a new territory that keeps close ties to homeland
40 terms
Greeks
Crete
Minoans
Knossos
Geography
Island that the minoans are on
First Greek civilization that suddenly disappeared
Minoans capital palace city
Agean sea was above the Mediterranean, the rugged mountains s…
Crete
Island that the minoans are on
Minoans
First Greek civilization that suddenly disappeared
Greeks
Myceneans
Trojans
dorians
homer
people who settled on the greek main land
from troy fought trojan war
group of people who moved into the countryside
greatest story teller
Myceneans
people who settled on the greek main land
Trojans
from troy fought trojan war
greeks
Greek commander in chief
king of Sparta
Odysseus
Achilles
agamemnon
Menalus
king of Ithaca
greatest warrior
Greek commander in chief
agamemnon
king of Sparta
Menalus
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