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12 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
direct democracy
written law
political ideas
lottery
a form of government where all citizens directly participate…
What was first recorded in Greece in the 6th Century B.C.?
What did democracy most likely begin with?
How were jury members selected in ancient Greece?
direct democracy
a form of government where all citizens directly participate…
written law
What was first recorded in Greece in the 6th Century B.C.?
Ancient Greece Vocabulary-Social Studies
league
cultural borrowng
oligarcy
agora
a group of allies
adopting customs from one culture for use in another
a system in which a small group controls the government
an open-air market and gathering place in many ancient Greece…
league
a group of allies
cultural borrowng
adopting customs from one culture for use in another
20 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece Vocabulary
agora
plunder
myth
immortal
An outdoor marketplace in ancient Greece.
Valuables taken in war.
A traditional story that may include gods & goddesses and oft…
To live forever.
agora
An outdoor marketplace in ancient Greece.
plunder
Valuables taken in war.
13 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Epic
Acropolis
City-State
an area of land nearly 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 law…
Peninsula
an area of land nearly surrounded by water
Epic
a long poem that tells a story
15 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece Vocabulary
Zoya
Agora
City-State
Democracy
Khan
A marketplace in ancient Greece, commonly used as a meeting p…
A self-governing unit made up of a city and its surrounding v…
A place where all citizens have a share in the ruling power.
Zoya
Khan
Agora
A marketplace in ancient Greece, commonly used as a meeting p…
12 terms
Ancient Greece Vocabulary (SOCIAL STUDIES)
Peninsula
Island
Monarchy
Oligarchy
A peice of land that is surrounded by water on 3 sides... Examp…
A piece of land that is completely surrounded by water... Examp…
A government which puts the decision-making power in the hand…
A government in which the decision are made by a small select…
Peninsula
A peice of land that is surrounded by water on 3 sides... Examp…
Island
A piece of land that is completely surrounded by water... Examp…
10 terms
Ancient Greece vocabulary for Social Studies
Democracy
Polis
Agora
League
rule by the people
in Ancient Greece, a city-state consisting of a town and the…
an open air market and gathering place in many Ancient Greek…
a group of allies
Democracy
rule by the people
Polis
in Ancient Greece, a city-state consisting of a town and the…
22 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary Ancient Greece
peninsula
acropolis
aristocrat
tyrant
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water and con…
the fortified, or strengthened, hill of an ancient Greece city
a member of a rich and powerful family
a ruler who takes power by force
peninsula
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water and con…
acropolis
the fortified, or strengthened, hill of an ancient Greece city
15 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece vocabulary
polis
classical
acropolis
democracy
Greek word for city-state
filled with great achievements
a fortress atop a tall hill in the center of the city-states
type of government in which people rule themselves
polis
Greek word for city-state
classical
filled with great achievements
5 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece Vocabulary
City-State
Oligarcghy
Cultural Hearth
Direct Democracy
a city or town that controls surronding villages and farmland…
government in which a small group of people rule
or center of new practices and ideas spread
citizens take part directly in the day-to-day affairs of gove…
City-State
a city or town that controls surronding villages and farmland…
Oligarcghy
government in which a small group of people rule
8 terms
Social studies Ancient Greece vocabulary
Aristocracy
Monarchy
City state
Oligarchy
Highest clas in certin socities. Especially the ones holding…
A form of government that has a single person known as a mona…
A city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
Government by few people.
Aristocracy
Highest clas in certin socities. Especially the ones holding…
Monarchy
A form of government that has a single person known as a mona…
14 terms
Social Studies - Ancient Greece Vocabulary
Monarchy
Aristocracy
Oligarchy
Tyranny
Rule by one - a king or queen.
Rule by the best - the wealthy.
Rule by few - wealthy merchants.
A man who takes power by force.
Monarchy
Rule by one - a king or queen.
Aristocracy
Rule by the best - the wealthy.
20 terms
Social Studies- Ancient Greece-VOCABULARY
penninsula
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
penninsula
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water
bard
someone who writes or performs epic poems or stories about he…
19 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary-Ancient Greece
polis
citizen
acropolis
politics
Greek city-state
legal member of a country or city-state
"high city" in Greek; the upper part of an ancient Greek city…
art and practice of government
polis
Greek city-state
citizen
legal member of a country or city-state
20 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES (ANCIENT GREECE)
Zeus
Athena
Aesop
Solon
Ruler of the gods in greek mythology
Godess of wisdom and also was a warrior
A slave who told fables which are still used today for their…
Was elected to rule athens and he put in many reforms that ga…
Zeus
Ruler of the gods in greek mythology
Athena
Godess of wisdom and also was a warrior
21 terms
Social Studies - Ancient Greece
peninsula
Peloponnesus
isthmus
Phoenician
body of land that is connected to a larger landmass and surro…
a peninsula forming the southern part of Greece
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger landmasses
a member of a trading people who lived on the coast of the ea…
peninsula
body of land that is connected to a larger landmass and surro…
Peloponnesus
a peninsula forming the southern part of Greece
12 terms
Grade 6 Social Studies Ancient greece Vocabulary
acropolis
agora
Alexander the Great
assembly
a hilltop fortress in ancient Athens that includes the Parthe…
the central market in ancient Athens, also the site of temple…
the King of Macedonia (356-323BC) who conquered Persia, Egypt…
a group of citizens that are the basic law making body in a d…
acropolis
a hilltop fortress in ancient Athens that includes the Parthe…
agora
the central market in ancient Athens, also the site of temple…
21 terms
Social Studys Ancient Greece
tenant farmer
Metic
Slavery
Oligarchy
People who payed rent, either in money or crops, to grow crop…
Merchant's or Artisans were often resented aliens
The control of people as property
They were trying to to keep Government the greeks called ____
tenant farmer
People who payed rent, either in money or crops, to grow crop…
Metic
Merchant's or Artisans were often resented aliens
25 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
Aegean Sea
Minoans
Mycenaeans
Polis
a sea located between Greece and Turkey
a group that lived on the island of Crete
the first group to speak Greek
the Greek word for city state
Aegean Sea
a sea located between Greece and Turkey
Minoans
a group that lived on the island of Crete
15 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
Polis
Classical
Acropolis
Democracy
Greek word for city-state
An age that is marked by great achievements
High hill where the polis stood
Type of government in which people rule themselves
Polis
Greek word for city-state
Classical
An age that is marked by great achievements
45 terms
Social Studies-Ancient Greece
isthmus
harbors
trireme
cultural borrowing
VOCABULARY: A small strip of land. Lesson 1
VOCABULARY: Sheltered places with deep water close to shore.…
VOCABULARY: A fighting ship. Lesson 1
VOCABULARY: Taking ideas from other cultures. Lesson 2
isthmus
VOCABULARY: A small strip of land. Lesson 1
harbors
VOCABULARY: Sheltered places with deep water close to shore.…
17 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Epic
Acropolis
City-state
An area of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
A long poem that tells a story
A high rocky hill which people built cities
A city that has it's own traditions, government and laws. The…
Peninsula
An area of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
Epic
A long poem that tells a story
17 terms
Ancient Greece Social Studies
Plato
Philip the second
Alexander
Daedalus
student of Socrates and teacher of Aristotle
king of Macedon and son of Amyntas the second
son of Philip the second and when he's was 32 he conquered th…
builder of the Labyrinth for King Minos of Crete
Plato
student of Socrates and teacher of Aristotle
Philip the second
king of Macedon and son of Amyntas the second
11 terms
Social Studies: Ancient Greece
Minoans
Mycenaeans
polis
classical
one of the earliest Greek cultures; built an advanced society…
earliest people to speak Greek language; built fortresses all…
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
Minoans
one of the earliest Greek cultures; built an advanced society…
Mycenaeans
earliest people to speak Greek language; built fortresses all…
33 terms
Social studies - ancient Greece
Agora
Colony
Peninsula
Acropolis
A Greek city in an open area that served as both A market and…
A settlement in a new territory that keeps close ties with th…
A piece of land surrounded by water on three sides
A citadel or fortified part of an ancient Greek city typicall…
Agora
A Greek city in an open area that served as both A market and…
Colony
A settlement in a new territory that keeps close ties with th…
11 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES ANCIENT GREECE
harbor
tsunami
philosopher
monarchy
a shelter place along a coast
a tidal wave cause by a undersea earth quake
someone who seeks truth and the right way to live
a government led or directed by a king or a queen
harbor
a shelter place along a coast
tsunami
a tidal wave cause by a undersea earth quake
28 terms
Ancient Greece - Social Studies
Alexander the Great
Archimedes
aristocrats
Aristotle
ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
ancient Greek inventor and mathematician who invented the Screw
wealthy property owners in ancient Greece
ancient Greek philosopher; teacher of Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great
ancient Macedonian who conquered most of the known world arou…
Archimedes
ancient Greek inventor and mathematician who invented the Screw
25 terms
Social Studies: Ancient Greece
City-State
Peninsula
Aristocrat
Citizens
An early city that was like a small, independent country with…
A body of land surrounded by water on three sides.
A member of the most powerful class in Greek society.
Members of a democracy who have certain rights and responsibi…
City-State
An early city that was like a small, independent country with…
Peninsula
A body of land surrounded by water on three sides.
20 terms
social studies Ancient Greece
geography of greece
what advantages to greece's geographic…
city-state
Minoans
* Greece is situated on the Balkin Peninsula( a land surronde…
* seas provide a vital link to the outside world... *many harbor…
* were run by diffrent political styles... * Artistocracy: rule…
*3,000 B.C Minoan civilization emerged on the isand of create…
geography of greece
* Greece is situated on the Balkin Peninsula( a land surronde…
what advantages to greece's geographic…
* seas provide a vital link to the outside world... *many harbor…
12 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
direct democracy
written law
political ideas
lottery
a form of government where all citizens directly participate…
What was first recorded in Greece in the 6th Century B.C.?
What did democracy most likely begin with?
How were jury members selected in ancient Greece?
direct democracy
a form of government where all citizens directly participate…
written law
What was first recorded in Greece in the 6th Century B.C.?
10 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
agora
colony
peninsula
acropolis
a market place where people meet and debate
a new settlement that keeps close ties to its homeland
a body of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
a fortified area, usually on a hill
agora
a market place where people meet and debate
colony
a new settlement that keeps close ties to its homeland
24 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES ANCIENT GREECE
what is the time period of ancient gre…
Greece is the first __________________…
what did they value?
There was a distance barrier to ______…
about 500 BC
classical culture
education
social interactions
what is the time period of ancient gre…
about 500 BC
Greece is the first __________________…
classical culture
35 terms
Ancient Greece - Social Studies
sparta
athens
peloponnesus
council of elders
warring civilization, strongest army in Greece, people go to…
civilization who enjoyed art and literature, strongest navy,…
penninsula at the bottom of Greece (sparta and athens)
60 year old men who serve for life, high court, made laws, no…
sparta
warring civilization, strongest army in Greece, people go to…
athens
civilization who enjoyed art and literature, strongest navy,…
25 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
Athena
Aphrodite
Apollo
Ares
Wisdom
Love
Sun/light
War
Athena
Wisdom
Aphrodite
Love
25 terms
Social Studies Ch. 9 Ancient Greece Vocabulary
democracy
plunder
Aristotle
monarchy
a government by the people
valuables taken at war
Ancient Greek philosopher who started the first academy
a government headed by a king or queen
democracy
a government by the people
plunder
valuables taken at war
85 terms
Social studies Ancient Greece
Minoans
sea trade
Mediterranean
Mountains
Ancient Sea faring people of Crete
primary occupation of the Minoans
Ocean south of Greece that surrounds Crete
geographic features that separated Greek city states
Minoans
Ancient Sea faring people of Crete
sea trade
primary occupation of the Minoans
82 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
city state
members of a city state with legal rig…
temples and public buildings in Greek…
arts and practices of the government
polis
citizens
acropolis
politics
city state
polis
members of a city state with legal rig…
citizens
12 terms
Social Studies-Ancient Greece
Greece's Location
Physical Features
Physicals Features that impede
Physicals Features that Promoted
Hint #1: Look for the boot (Italy) ... Hint #2: Surrounded by wa…
Mountains and seas
The mountains impeded trading and ideas or thoughts.
The seas promoted trading and ides or thoughts.
Greece's Location
Hint #1: Look for the boot (Italy) ... Hint #2: Surrounded by wa…
Physical Features
Mountains and seas
17 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Epic
Acropolis
City-state
An area of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
A long poem that tells a story
A high rocky hill which people built cities
A city that has it's own traditions, government and laws. The…
Peninsula
An area of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
Epic
A long poem that tells a story
23 terms
Social Studies: Ancient Greece
peninsula
how long did the trojan war last?
epics
where did the trojan war take place?
area of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
10 years
long poems
troy
peninsula
area of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
how long did the trojan war last?
10 years
24 terms
Social Studies: Ancient Greece
polytheism
acropolis
Golden Age
Plato
Belief in many gods
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
A period during which a society attains prosperity and cultur…
427-347 BC; Socrates' most famous student; described the idea…
polytheism
Belief in many gods
acropolis
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
5 terms
Ancient Greece Social Studies
city-states
golden age
Athens
Sparta
political units made unofficial a city and all the surroundin…
a period in a society's history marked by great achievements
A city-state in Greece
A military city with one of the strongest armies in Greece
city-states
political units made unofficial a city and all the surroundin…
golden age
a period in a society's history marked by great achievements
Unit 6 Ancient Greece Vocabulary- Social Studies
Polis
Acropolis
Democracy
Aristocrats
an ancient Greece city-state
1.... the citadel or high fortified area of an ancient Greek cit…
government by the people; a form of government in which the s…
a member of an aristocracy, especially a noble.
Polis
an ancient Greece city-state
Acropolis
1.... the citadel or high fortified area of an ancient Greek cit…
19 terms
Social Studies- Chapter 10 Ancient Greece Vocabulary
polis
citizen
acropolis
politics
Greek city-state
legal member of a country or city-state
"high city" in Greek; the upper part of an ancient Greek city…
art and practice of government
polis
Greek city-state
citizen
legal member of a country or city-state
58 terms
Social Studies Ancient Greece
City-state/polis
Citizenship
Politics
Aristocracy
Independent state consisting of a city and its surrounding te…
Membership in a community, gives a person rights to vote and…
The art and practice of government
A hereditary class of rulers
City-state/polis
Independent state consisting of a city and its surrounding te…
Citizenship
Membership in a community, gives a person rights to vote and…
22 terms
Social Studies- Ancient Greece
Oligarchy
Democracy
Monarchy
Tyrant
A government of wealth and power, ruled by a group of rich men.
All citizens (men) participate in this government.
Government ruled by a king.
Someone who takes over land by force.
Oligarchy
A government of wealth and power, ruled by a group of rich men.
Democracy
All citizens (men) participate in this government.
35 terms
Social studies - Ancient Greece
Polis
Citizens
Acropolis
Politics
City state
Members of the city state who had legal rights
High city and good the upper part of an ancient Greek city
The art and practice of government
Polis
City state
Citizens
Members of the city state who had legal rights
10 terms
Social studies: Ancient Greece
Asclepia
baths
the stadium
a tholos
hospital
wash sins away
get fit and health
wash materials to sleep on
Asclepia
hospital
baths
wash sins away
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