Ancient Greece Chapter 5: Section 1-4

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Created Nov 11, 2011
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explain Minoan way of life
 

between 175Obc- 15OObc

acquired ideas&techonology-adapted to their culture

had...

2
explain Mycenaens way of life
 

between 14OObc-12OObc

lived in seperate Greek city-states

warrior king...

3
compare Minoans way of life with Mycenaens
 
the Minoans and Mycenaens both depended on sea trade to survive, also both civilizations lived...
4
explain Athens way of life; from the beginning to end of Pelopennesian war
 

limited democracy

gov. evolved from monarchy to aristocracy

noble landowners...

5
explain Sparta way of life; from the beginning to end of Pelopennesian war
 

put military training above all else

persuaded by Athens to joing fight against...

6
explain how Athens and Sparta were alike
 
Athens and Sparta are alike because they both were around during ancient Greece. At first they...
7
explain quote "Spartans are willing to die for their city, because they have no reason...
 
this quote is negative because tSparta had no fun activites, no love, no family time either....
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democracy
 
ruled by people
9
autocracy
 
gov. with one ruler
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oligarchy
 
gov. which ruling belongs to few people
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aristocracy
 
gov. headed by privelaged or upper class
12
polis
 
city-states in ancient Greece
13
acropolis
 
highest and fortified point within Greek city states
14
phalanx
 
massive formation of heavily armed foot soliders
15
hoplites
 
heavily armed foot soliders
16
shrines
 
areas dedicated to honor gods and goddesses
17
frescoes
 
watercolor paintings
18
strait
 
narrow water passage
19
helot
 
made slaves work for the land
20
tyrant
 
people who gained power by force
21
legislature
 
law making body
22
alliance
 
formal aggreement between two or more nations
23
direct democracy
 
large # of citizens take direct part in day to day affairs
24
stipend
 
fixed salary
25
jury
 
panel of citizens who make authority to make final judgement in trial
26
ostracism
 
a citizen who wrote someone names on pottery
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logic
 
rational thinking
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rhetoric
 
art of skillful speaking
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tragedy
 
plays that told stories of human suffering
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comedy
 
humorous plays that mocked people or customs

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