Ancient Greece Chapter 5: Section 1-4

 
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explain Minoan way of life
between 175Obc- 15OObc acquired ideas&techonology-adapted to their culture had rooms...
explain Mycenaens way of life
between 14OObc-12OObc lived in seperate Greek city-states warrior king built thick walled...
compare Minoans way of life with Mycenaens
the Minoans and Mycenaens both depended on sea trade to survive, also both civilizations lived...
explain Athens way of life; from the beginning to end of Pelopennesian war
limited democracy gov. evolved from monarchy to aristocracy noble landowners had power chose chief...
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 Persia Spartan...
explain how Athens and Sparta were alike
Athens and Sparta are alike because they both were around during ancient Greece. At first they...
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....
democracy
ruled by people
autocracy
gov. with one ruler
oligarchy
gov. which ruling belongs to few people
aristocracy
gov. headed by privelaged or upper class
polis
city-states in ancient Greece
acropolis
highest and fortified point within Greek city states
phalanx
massive formation of heavily armed foot soliders
hoplites
heavily armed foot soliders
shrines
areas dedicated to honor gods and goddesses
frescoes
watercolor paintings
strait
narrow water passage
helot
made slaves work for the land
tyrant
people who gained power by force
legislature
law making body
alliance
formal aggreement between two or more nations
direct democracy
large # of citizens take direct part in day to day affairs
stipend
fixed salary
jury
panel of citizens who make authority to make final judgement in trial
ostracism
a citizen who wrote someone names on pottery
logic
rational thinking
rhetoric
art of skillful speaking
tragedy
plays that told stories of human suffering
comedy
humorous plays that mocked people or customs

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