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epic a long poem that tells a story of a hero
barbarians the name given by the greeks to any people who were not greek
colonies areas set up in conquered lands by greek city statesfor use when they themselves became over populated
MINOAN AN ANCIENT CRETAN CIVILASATION
MYTHS LEGENDS OR STORIES THAT ATTEMPT TO EXPLAIN NATURAL EVENTS
DORIANS A GROUP THAT INVADED GREECE AROUND 1000 B.C.
HELLENES THE NAMES THE DORIANS GAVE THEMSELVES
ACROPOLIS A HILLTOP FORTRESS ANCIENT ATHENS WHICH IINCLUDED THE PARTHENON AND OTHER FAMOUS BUILDINGS WHERE CITIZENS MET TO DISCUSS AFFAIRS OF COMMUNITY
AGORA THE CENTRAL MARKETPLACE IN ANCIENT ATHENS AND THE SITE OF NUMERUOS TEMPLES AND GOVERMENT BUILDINGS
MATTOCK A HEAVY HOE WHICH WAS THE CHIEF TOOL OF GREEK FARMERS
DRAMA A SERIOUS PLAY OR THEATRICAL EVENT
METICS A CLASS OF PEOPLE IN ATHENS WHO WERE NOT CITIZENS
HELOTS ONE OF THE SPARTAN SLAVES
CITY STATE A SELF GOVERNMENT UNIT MADE UP OF A CITY AND ITS SURROUNDING VILLAGES AND FARMLAND
HOMER A GREEK EPIC POET AND AUTHER OF THE ILIAD AND ODYSSEY
MONARCHY A SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT IN WHICH A MONARCHY-A KING,QUEEN,OR EMPEROR IS THE SOLE AND ABSOLUTE RULER
OLIGARCHY A SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT IN WHICH A FEW PEOPLE RULE
DEMOCRACY A SYSTEM OF GOVERNMENT IN WHICH THE PEOPLE RULE ,EITHER DIRECTLY OR THRUO
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