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Greece Snidow Lang

Greece is comprised of 75% of ? Mountains
What two seas border Greece? Aegean and Ionian
What is Draco best known for in Greece? Creating the first law code
What city-state was militaristic? Sparta
If you wanted to find philosophers and other cultural items what city-state would you visit? Athens
Pericles created what type of government in Athens? Direct Democracy
Pericles ultimately died of what cause? The Plague
The Delian League provided what for city-states? protection by Athens
What is an Acropolis? A fortified hilltop
In a Direct Democracy who has control over the government? citizens
Who was allowed to vote in Athens? Free land owning men
What was the war between Athens and Sparta? Peloponnesian War
Where did Alexander grow up? Macedonia
Who was Alexander's father? Philip II
What country did Philip II defeat and unite under his rule? Greece
What was the one empire that Philip II wanted to defeat but died before doing so? Persian
What is a Helot? A captive that was forced to work as a peasant.
What new military strategy did Sparta use? Phalanx
Where did Greek gods live? Mt. Olympus
Which goddess was the Parthenon dedicated to? Athena
The Greek economy was based on ? Trade
Which was began in 1250 B.C.? Achilles vs. Hector. Trojan War
Who was the god of wine? Dionysus
Who was the messenger god? Hermes
Who was the god of the seas? Poseidon
Which book told the story of the Trojan War? The Illiad
Who was the father of History? Herodotus
Which leader spread the Hellenistic culture? Alexander the Great
This man was a student of Plato and built a school called the Lyceum. Aristotle
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